Eastern Virginia Groundwater Management Advisory Committee

Work Group #1:  Alternative Sources of Supply


  • 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

Meeting Notes, Presentations, and Relevant Documents

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

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

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

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

May 13, 2016: Strawman Proposal

March 10, 2016: Breakout Groups - Geologic Regions

January 12, 2016: Alternative Storage and Reservoir Projects

December 7, 2015: Water Reclamation and Reuse

October 27, 2015: Groundwater Conservation

October 15, 2015: Desalination

September 17, 2015: Aquifer Replenishment

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