Archives: environment

Henrico leaders carefully monitoring Goochland petroleum spill

A burt pipeline near Tuckahoe Creek is to blame for the spill, according to county officials.

Subcommittee rejects coastal protection bill

Environmental activists pledged to continue fighting after a legislative panel killed a bill that would have made Virginia part of a regional cap-and-trade initiative to cut greenhouse gases.

RVA Environmental Film Festival lineup is revealed

Local and national films selected to raise awareness of environmental issues.

Cleanup day in Jackson Ward.

Jackson Ward cleanup day

Historic Jackson Ward Association will host a cleanup day on Saturday, April 11, 8-11 a.m. at Abner Clay Park.

Go Wild With Natives on Wednesday

Native plants require less work, water, and bring in more wildlife to your yard.

Fuel truck rolled into creek, minor fuel leak occurred

Officials state that most of the spill was contained by a dam built by RFD and Haz-Mat crews.

RVA Environmental Film Festival

Five days of films to check out starting on Wednesday.

Celebrate Mother Earth this Saturday at the Earth Day Festival

It’s a party for Mother Earth this Saturday during the Richmond Earth Day Festival!