Virginia Announces Major Settlement For Atlantic Wood, Inc. Superfund Site In Portsmouth

The proposed consent decree would recover costs and continue cleanup of the Elizabeth River by the responsible parties. Read more

State Water Control Board Withdraws Action on MVP 401 Certification 

The Board withdrew the action it took at its December meeting concerning revocation of Virginia's Upland 401 Water Quality Certification for the Mountain Valley Pipeline project. Read more.  

DEQ Awards $82,500 to Accomack-Northampton Planning District Commission

DEQ has awarded the Accomack-Northampton Planning District Commission $82,500 to address pollution from septic tanks on the Eastern Shore's Bay side of Northampton County. The Southeast Rural Community Assistance Project is contributing an additional $13,400 to this new project.

DEQ to Host Solar Energy Development Conference in April

A conference, “Brightfields 2019 — Virginia,” is scheduled for April 9-10 at the Virginia Museum of History & Culture in Richmond. The interactive event will help landowners, property managers, and communities learn about land-based solar power production. A "brightfields marketplace” will give people an opportunity to explore project options and suitability with solar energy vendors in an open, no-pressure atmosphere.

Applications Update

The following applications have been restored:



Resources & Tools

Report Pollution
Report air, water and waste pollution incidents

e-DMR Submission
Submit DMRs online
e-Reporting Rule

Air Quality Forecasting
Daily Ozone levels

Air Check Virginia
Northern Virginia's Vehicle Emissions Inspection Program

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