Help Virginia’s Coastal Wilds Raise the Remaining Funds to Complete Public Fishing Pier on the Severn River

A new, public fishing pier in Gloucester County will delight anglers and offer a front-row view to waterfront educational programs. But the Middle Peninsula Chesapeake Bay Public Access Authority (MPCBPAA),…

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Gloucester Waterman Turned VMRC Commissioner

Jamie Green might have never left his boat had he not realized how much he could make a difference to the anglers who spend all their time in theirs. The…

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Fishing Pier RFP

The PAA invites qualified firms to submit sealed proposals to demolish and remove a dock and replace it with a fishing pier with a 400-foot-long open pile public fishing pier…

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Middle Peninsula Chesapeake Bay Public Access Authority Gifted Land in Guinea That Will Be Used For Recreation

The Middle Peninsula Chesapeake Bay Public Access Authority has been gifted with a parcel of land in the Guinea area of Gloucester County that will support passive recreation and be…

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The sun rises over the beach at Gloucester Point Monday morning March 2, 2020.
Bay Direct Local Connection to the Middle Peninsula’s Freshest Seafood and Produce

In search of fresh seafood and produce harvested on the Middle Peninsula to make suppertime special? Download a new Bay Direct app and the rest plays out like your favorite…

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Tommy Leggett, owner of York River Oysters, heads down the York River from collecting oysters for a customer order Friday April 17, 2020.
Innovative New Program Encourages Middle Peninsula Residents to “Fight the Flood”

An innovative program presented by the Middle Peninsula Planning District Commission urges property owners to take the vital steps necessary to avoid devastation from the most common natural disaster on…

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Virginia’s Coastal Wilds grows thanks to the support of the community in the donation of land, time, talent and treasure! Interested in lending your support?