Archive for month: October, 2016

September 2016 BNRP Meeting Minutes

14 Oct
October 14, 2016

Blackwater-Nottoway Riverkeeper Program
September 14, 2016
As recorded by Felice Hancock, Secretary
The monthly BNRP meeting held at the Paul C. Camp Community College Workforce Center had 7 people attending. Board Members were Nancy Turner, Jeff Turner, Sherri Woodard, Anne Parker, and Curtis Newsome. Also present were Bobby Turner (Membership) and Felice Hancock (Secretary). Read more →

12 Oct
October 12, 2016

October 2nd 2016 Nottoway Riverkeeper Patrol

09 Oct
October 9, 2016

Freezing Deer Rides Again
Spirit of Moonpie, Freezing Deer and I spent the 2nd through the 4th on the Nottoway below Delaware. The water was high at 7.89 on the USGS gauge at Sebrell, cloudy, 74 degrees and fast. Trash on this trip was not bad, but the water was really nasty on the surface and most of the swamps were spewing this brown looking stuff on top of the water. Just swamp ooze I guess. Read more →

September 24 2016 Nottoway Patrol

09 Oct
October 9, 2016

High Water = Bad Fishing
Spirit of Moonpie and I spent the 24th through the 26th on the Nottoway above the Rt. 258 VDGIF boat ramp. The water was extremely high, nearly covering the ramp pier, fast but clear and 73 degrees. Air temps ranged from 59 to 88 degrees. I believe this is the highest the water as ever been when I have launched the pontoon boat. Read more →