26 Jul 2014 | 5:33 pm
Travis Kemp had tried for years to catch a king mackerel from the end of a fishing pier. He'd seen them caught a few times and wanted to experience the line-peeling acrobatics of one of near-shore fishing's most favorite species.Read more...
23 Jul 2014 | 7:52 pm
Flounder catches the past few weeks have been about as good as anybody can remember, with plenty of fish available at a variety of locations throughout the lower Chesapeake Bay.Read more...
22 Jul 2014 | 8:31 pm
As each fishing day comes to a close, captains' boat towers appear on the horizon as the vessels make their way back to port. For more than two decades, one boat always was the first to be identified. Its bright-red[…]Read more...
"What's the use of a fine house if you haven't got a tolerable planet to put it on?" - Henry David Thoreau
Saving the Nansemond River, Chuckatuck Creek, Bennett's Creek and tributaries........These waterways are a vital part of the Chesapeake Bay ecosystem and are also tributaries of the lower James River...an important river network that supports a thriving and ever expanding Hampton Roads community.
June 2, NRPA 1st Annual River and Creek Fest 9:00am-noon, Bennetts Creek Park, Suffolk.
Family and Community activities including: Clean the River and Exhibits/Hands on Displays: Oyster Growing, Water Quality Monitoring, Suffolk Historic Blue Water Trail Map, Rain Gardens, River Critters, Stormwater Drain Medalliions and more....
Volunteers needed, please call 708-6114.