November 14 Riverkeeper Patrol

18 Nov
November 18, 2014

Spirit of Moonpie and I spent the 14th through the 16th on the Nottoway below Delaware. The water was 52 degrees clear and as low as I have ever seen it in my entire life. Read more →

November 8 Riverkeeper Patrol

11 Nov
November 11, 2014

Spirit of Moonpie and I spent the 8th through the 10th on the Nottoway below the Bronco Club. The water was clear and 56 degrees, air temps ranged from 37 to 65 degrees. I saw very little trash and saw no water quality issues. Read more →

November 3rd Riverkeeper Patrol

11 Nov
November 11, 2014

Well after being out of service for a couple of weeks due to back problems, I got to feeling better and decided to try a 3 day trip on the Blackwater the 3rd through the 5th. I got Moonpie to do some of the heavy lifting for me so that helped a lot. Yea, right! Read more →

October 12th Riverkeeper Patrol

11 Nov
November 11, 2014

Heavy Mast, Harsh Winter?
Spirit of Moonpie and I spent the 12th through the 14th on the Blackwater below Franklin. Right off the bat we had an interesting occurrence on this trip. I had not gone a mile out of the yard when a bald eagle flew up from beside the road. The strange thing was that when it took off it started flying down the road right in front of us and kept on going like that for like a 1/8 of a mile. Read more →

October 5th Riverkeeper Patrol

11 Nov
November 11, 2014

Spirit of Moonpie and I spent the 5th through the 7th on the Nottoway below Delaware or what was formerly Hercules. I guess I’m just going to start using Delaware since that is the historic name of the location. The water was clear and 66 degrees. Read more →

September 27 Riverkeeper Patrol

11 Nov
November 11, 2014

irit of Moonpie and I spent the 27th through the 29th on the Blackwater around Franklin. The water was clear, a little high and 70 degrees. Air temps ranged from 53 to 75 degrees. Read more →

September 17 Riverkeeper Patrol

11 Nov
November 11, 2014

Spirit of Moonpie and I spent the 17th through the 19th on the Nottoway below Hercules. The water was 71 degrees, high and fast at 6ft on the USGS gauge at Sebrell. Read more →

Moonpie Book To Be Released

16 Sep
September 16, 2014

I have written a book. “The Tails of Moonpie and the Riverkeeper” The Peanut Patch is the exclusive retailer of the book. Of course I will have some also. The book is $15 and available now. Shannon Bicknell is the Gift Shop Manager at the Peanut Patch. The contact number there is 653-2028. The book is a collection of Moonpie and my adventures on the rivers over the years and includes sketches of the antics of Moonpie.MPfullcoversm

September 2014 Meeting Minutes

12 Sep
September 12, 2014

as recorded by Felice Hancock, Recording Secretary
The meeting at the Paul D. Camp Community College Workforce Center Conference Room had eight (8) people attending, including four (4) Board Members: Curtis Newsome, Nancy Turner, Anne Parker, and Jeff Turner. Read more →

August 2014 meeting Minutes

12 Sep
September 12, 2014

As recorded by Felice Hancock, Recording Secretary

The meeting at Paul D. Camp Community College Workforce Center Conference Room had five members attending, including BNRP Board Members: Jeff Turner, Curtis Newsome, and Nancy Turner. Read more →


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