Eastern Virginia Groundwater Management Advisory Committee

Work Group #1: Alternative Sources of Supply

 

Objectives:

  • Identify options, including, but not limited to water reclamation and reuse, groundwater recharge, desalination, surface water options, construction of storage reservoirs
  • Evaluate how such structures might help with future growth and development, future individual reductions and regional water solutions
  • For each option, evaluate technical feasibility, data needs, cost, potential location, participants/users, environmental benefits and impacts
  • Other tasks identified by the full Committee

Please contact Scott Kudlas at scott.kudlas@deq.virginia.gov or 804-698-4456 for any of the documents listed below.

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Meeting Notes, Presentations, and Relevant Documents

December 13, 2016: Joint Meeting of Workgroups 1 & 2

  • December 13 Draft Meeting Notes

November 15, 2016: Joint Meeting of Workgroups 1 & 2

  • November 15 Agenda
  • November 15 Draft Meeting Notes

October 7, 2016: Joint Meeting of Workgroups 1 & 2

  • October 7 Draft Agenda
  • Scoring Matrix
  • October 7 Draft Meeting Notes

September 19, 2016: Joint Meeting of Workgroups 1 & 2

  • September 19 Agenda
  • September 19 Final Meeting Notes
  • Combined Strategy Matrices and Scorecard

May 13, 2016: Strawman Proposal

  • May 13 Draft Agenda
  • May 13 Final Meeting Notes
  • Interim Work Products:
    • Alternative Sources - Central
    • Alternative Sources - Eastern
    • Alternative Sources - Fall Line

March 10, 2016: Breakout Groups - Geologic Regions

  • Meeting Notes, March 10, 2016 - Final

January 12, 2016: Alternative Storage and Reservoir Projects

  • Meeting Notes: January 12, 2016 (Final)
  • Permitting a Reservoir Project in VA Coastal Plain (January 12, 2016)
  • The Need for Storage and the Role of the Private Sector (January 12, 2016)
  • Opportunities for Potential Quarry Storage (January 12, 2016)
  • Groundwater Factors for Evaluative Matrix of Alternative Supply

December 7, 2015: Water Reclamation and Reuse

  • Meeting Notes: December 7, 2015 (Final)
  • DEQ's Water Reclamation and Reuse Program
  • Water Resources, Withdrawals, and Discharges (map)

October 27, 2015: Groundwater Conservation

  • Meeting Notes: October 27, 2015 (Final)
  • Groundwater Conservation Incentive Program Legislation: October 27, 2015
  • The City of Chesapeake-The Role of ASR: October 27, 2015
  • Western Tidewater Water Authority Legislative Proposal

October 15, 2015: Desalination

  • Meeting Notes: October 15, 2015 (Final)
  • The Feasibility of Using Desalination to Supplement Drinking Water Supplies in Eastern Virginia

September 17, 2015: Aquifer Replenishment

  • Meeting Notes: September 17, 2015 (Final)
  • HRSD Sustainable Water Recycling Project
  • Hanover County Aquifer Replenishment Study
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