Whitney Pipkin

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Whitney Pipkin is a Bay Journal staff writer based in Virginia. You can reach her at wpipkin@bayjournal.com.

Plastic pieces float near a kayak in Virginia’s Occoquan River.

A plastic grocery bag floats across a sidewalk in the District of Columbia. The District was one of the first localities to pass a 5-cent fee …

Northern spicebush blooms golden yellow at Crow’s Nest Natural Area Preserve in Virginia during late March.

Gary Fleming (left) and Mike Lott, both with Virginia’s Department of Conservation and Recreation, stand on a trail at Crow’s Nest Natural Are…

NatureServe CEO and President Sean O’Brien and Allison Gratz, NatureServe's Director of Network Relations, zoom in on the leaves of a yet-to-b…

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Here's a response from Josh Burch: "The elevation at the top and bottom end of the stream restoration largely stayed the same as they were controlled by the elevations of the outfall pipe and the top and culvert pipe at the bottom. The upper part of the stream restoration was largely a fi…

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I will have to circle back to the sources to ask that question; it's a good one.