Publications

The Cowpasture River Preservation Association publishes a newsletter four times each year (with the seasons) containing news on upcoming events, updates from meetings and workshops, reports on our stream monitoring program and other topics of interest to our membership and supporters of the Cowpasture River watershed.  Follow the links below to read our most recent issues, or for archived issues, click here.

Winter 2014
Spring 2014
Summer 2014
Winter 2015
Spring 2015
Summer 2015
                                               Winter 2016

 

We also collaborate with federal, state, and other conservation partners to produce studies and reports on the Cowpasture River and related water resource issues.  A selection of those publications can be found below.

Cowpasture River Fish Community Assessment 2013 Report
Warm Springs Cowpasture River Conservation Area Plan March 2003

We also make sure that our monitors are utilizing state water quality methods.  Some of these methods are outlined in the below publications:

VA DEQ Coliscan Training Manual
Va Save Our Streams Monitors Checklist