Rappahannock River Basin Commission (Virginia)

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EZFeed Policy

Place Virginia

Applies to States or Provinces Virginia
Name Rappahannock River Basin Commission (Virginia)
Policy Category Other Policy
Policy Type Siting and Permitting
Affected Technologies Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Concentrating Solar Power, Energy Storage, Fuel Cells, Geothermal Electric, Hydroelectric, Hydroelectric (Small), Natural Gas, Nuclear, Solar Photovoltaics, Wind energy
Active Policy Yes

Implementing Sector Local

Primary Website http://leg1.state.va.us/cgi-bin/legp504.exe?000+cod+TOC6201000
Applicable Jurisdiction Rappahannock River Basin

Last Review 2014-05-13
Last Substantive Modification
to Summary

Information Source http://law.lis.virginia.gov/authorities/rappahannock-river-basin-commission


The Rappahannock River Basin Commission is an independent local entity tasked with providing guidance for the stewardship and enhancement of the water quality and natural resources of the Rappahannock River Basin. Although the Commission has no regulatory authority, it is a forum in which local governments and citizens can discuss issues affecting the Basin's water quality and quantity and other natural resources. Through promoting communication, coordination and education, and by suggesting appropriate solutions to identified problems, the Commission promotes activities by local, state and federal governments, and by individuals, that foster resource stewardship for the environmental and economic health of the Basin.

Policy Contact

Contact Name Eldon James, Coordinator
Department Rappahannock River Basin Commission

Address 406 Princess Anne Street

Place Fredericksburg, Virginia
Zip/Postal Code 22401
Phone (540) 907-2008

Email ejames7@earthlink.net
Website http://www.rappriverbasin.org/contact_us.htm

Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)

Authority 1: Va. Code 62.1-69.25 through 62.1-69.33