Announcements are provided to the members of the Virginia Water Monitoring Council (VWMC) via e-mail messages. To receive messages, simply join the VWMC by sending your name, water-monitoring affiliation (if applicable), and contact information (email address, mailing address, and phone number) to The three most recent sets of announcements are posted in the column to the left under “Recent News.”

If you have a water-related announcement of regional or statewide interest, send it to and ask that it be distributed to the VWMC membership.

The VWMC is able to provide announcements because of financial support from the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality’s Citizen Monitoring Grant Program and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency through the Virginia Department of Health.

Tax-deductible contributions can be made to the VWMC to support the announcements and other VWMC activities.  Contact to learn how.

Recent Special Announcements

Beach Monitoring Information and Labor Day Plans — Sent August 29, 2018

Beach Monitoring Information — Sent June 26, 2018

Hurricane Preparedness Information — Sent June 13, 2018

Healthy and Safe Swimming Week 2018 — Sent May 21, 2018

Stormwater + Litter Workshop — Sent May 10, 2018

Upcoming 2018 Conferences and Meetings — Sent February 1, 2018