The Piedmont View

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A snowy rural road.

Meet PEC: Winter 2021

Meet PEC's October Greenfield and Hugh Kenny! ...
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President’s Letter – Winter 2021

The vibrant colors of the forests this fall have been a source of inspiration and hope for thousands of residents and millions of visitors to the Piedmont region. Whether an individual tree with a complete crown in full display or the more complex patterns of a forested hillside, their effect is an awesome reminder of the power of the natural ...
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Working Together for Clean Water and the Brook Trout

Working Together for Clean Water and the Brook Trout

PEC has been working with state agencies, partner organizations and landowners to improve fish passage across the Piedmont, one barrier at a time ...
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2022 General Assembly Preview

The results of November’s general election means that Virginia will head into the 2022 General Assembly session with interesting challenges and opportunities across the levers of state government ...
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a smaller stream entering a large river, with green land on all sides

The Land Along Life-Giving Water

This fall, we received two important grants to support and expand our work protecting rivers and streams. Read more>> ...
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New Maddensville Historic Site

At the quiet, rural crossroads of Routes 610 and 724, barely beyond the threshold of Ebenezer Baptist Church in Culpeper, the once-booming area of Maddensville is arguably one of the most intriguing and historical locations in Culpeper County ...
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Winter 2021 Piedmont View

The winter 2021 edition of our member newsletter features a General Assembly 2022 Preview, Photo Contest Winners, Maddensville Historic Site Dedication, Stream Restoration Update, Meet PEC staff members, and more! ...
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Moving the Needle

Moving the Needle

Read about the next generation making a difference in key PEC programs ...
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