Monday 23 October 2017
Pat Calvert, the James River Association’s Upper James River Keeper, also attended the meeting. Right now, he said, Scott’s Mill dam isn’t doing much but impeding the passage of fish and boaters on the river. “Ideally, a fully functioning river doesn’t have dams on it,” he said. READ MORE:…
When it’s not colored by mud after a major storm, the James River is a rock star to this southern city, voted by Outside magazine as the nation’s best river town. “On a warm day like this, there are usually thousands of people out on the river,”…
"We believe we're right on the law, that it does not comply with the Clean Water Act, does not have adequate protections of the river. Unfortunately we didn't convince the water board of that yesterday," said SELC Senior Attorney Brad McLane. Read more: NBC29.com, Janaury 15, 2016…