NEWS 14 CAROLINA COVERS HYDRILLA MEETING

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on August 14, 2011

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NEWS 14 Carolina’s Heather Moore covered the latest hydrilla meeting at Kerr Lake. See her report at: http://triangle.news14.com/content/645177/vance-county-officials-combat-hydrilla-plant-in-kerr-lake

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Virginia Uranium Offers Traveling Mobile Exhibit

 

VIRGINIA URANIUM MINING COMPANY TAKES PROMOTION & PITCH ON THE ROAD…From The Chatham News and posted
by KLPW


Virginia Uranium Inc. has developed a traveling mobile exhibit to share
information with the public about plans to mine and mill a 119 million pound
uranium deposit at Coles Hill in northeastern Pittsylvania County.

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http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/virginia-politics/post/possible-uranium-m
ining-puts-roanoke-river-on-nations-most-endangered-list/2011/05/17/AFHjRv5G_
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HYDRILLA A PROB AT HARRIS LAKE

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kerrlake
 
on August 6, 2011

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It’s like that at Harris Lake, too. That’s why we stopped going there. It
gets hung up in your fishing line, your boat prop, etc. And it’s a nightmare for water skiers. It can transport itself from one lake to another, via boat trailers. When we backed our boat up, it would wrap itself around the boat trailer, so we had to make sure we cleaned the trailer afterward, as not to infect, another lake. I wish

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GOOD MEDIA COVERAGE ON HYDRILLA MEETING

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kerrlake
 
on August 5, 2011

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At KLPW we are interested in seeing the hydrilla situation brought to the attention of all stakeholders, plain and simple. Our media friends are doing a good job of that.
Below is a sample that shows a clip from wral.com and on MONDAY OR TUESDAY morning between 8:15 and 8:30 AM, LISTEN LIVE to Vance/Warren Extension Agent Paul McKenzie with Greg Thrift on 3WD Radio –
107.7. KLPW

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FOMOINFO – Hydrilla in Kerr Lake

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kerrlake
 
on August 4, 2011

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Before next week’s meeting at Satterwhite Point, we thought it would be good to bring our members and readers up to date with more
information about hydrilla.

One group of experts on hydrilla at the US Army Corps of Engineers, ERDC lab at Vicksburg, MS informed KLPW that hydrilla comes in many different forms or types. Combatants
that work further south won’t work as well as in NC and VA. Microbials have not yet been developed to …

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Hydrilla Update Poster

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kerrlake
 
on August 3, 2011

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Here’s a handy tell all poster pdf about next Thursday’s public meeting
about hydrilla and Kerr Lake.

vance.ces.ncsu.edu/files/library/91/hydrilla081111.pdf

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We’re looking into complaints and frustrations with North Carolina’s reservation system and some practices. Now would be a good time for you to submit your questions. Send them to info@kerrlakeparkwatch.org. Sent via DROID on Verizon WirelessRead More

(Henderson, NC)  An update on the effects of Hydrilla has been announced by Paul McKenzieAgricultural Extension Agent, Vance/Warren Counties with NC Cooperative Extension.  (NOT FAMILIAR WITH HYDRILLA? SEE RECENT KLPW PHOTOS BELOW)McKenzie, who has organized and led some preliminary meetings and in-water surveys wants interested people on and around Kerr Lake to make plans to attend an informational meeting about the aquatic weed Hydrilla, which has become established over scores of acres in John H. Kerr/Bugg IslandRead More

(Clarksville, VA)  As midsummer approaches, trees are coming down and the slope of the hills of Area B Campground are giving way as earth movers give that tract of land a makeover into what will eventually become a marina.  A groundbreaking ceremony was held on the site in mid-June (More info from SOVANOW.COM).  Having been discussed for years, the marina is now located in what most consider the best area being the proximity of theRead More