12 Dec 2014 | 8:57 am
SUFFOLK Lone Star Lakes Park will be closed next weekend during the Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries quota hunt for deer. The park will be closed on Friday, Dec. 19, and on that Saturday, a city news release[…]Read more...
6 Dec 2014 | 6:43 pm
Steve Eason spent countless days of his youth and early adulthood sitting in tree stands hoping for the chance to kill his first deer. It never happened. Marriage to a woman who didn't approve of hunting brought to an end[…]Read more...
29 Nov 2014 | 7:04 pm
Despite a love of doing things outdoors, fishing simply wasn't on Courtney Taylor's radar. The 24-year-old nursing student spent countless days riding a personal watercraft, or driving a four-wheeler, or just sitting on the beach. "I just like being outside,"[…]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.