To Seek a Thousand Treasures

I have written several times about Governor Terry McAuliffe’s goal of preserving 400,000 acres during his term. (See here and here.) This goal has been quite tentative, to say the least, during the past year or so. But now we finally have a definite answer as to Governor McAuliffe’s conservation goal for his term:

Instead of preserving 400,000 acres, he wants to preserve 1,000 treasures.

Let’s take a look together at the new initiative and how it might impact conservation efforts in Virginia. Continue reading To Seek a Thousand Treasures

Virginia Viewed from Above

Virginia is an exceedingly beautiful state. It has a wide variety of topographies and vistas, ranging from the Atlantic coastline to the mountains. In fact, it has such a wide variety that describing it all in a reasonably succinct fashion can be quite difficult.

However, the following video from Skyworks does an admirable job of it: Continue reading Virginia Viewed from Above