Bryan Peeples

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Bryan protects waterfront (riparian) property rights. His focus is Virginia aquaculture and maritime law, including the Chesapeake Bay Preservation Act; the Virginia Primary Sand Dune and Beaches Act; and the Virginia Tidal Wetlands Act. Contact Bryan at (757) 490-6283 or

Posts From Bryan Peeples

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State Water Control Board Adopts More Stringent Requirements for Poultry Industry

January 22, 2021

Read more about VA's State Water Control Board's new amendment requirements for poultry operators, brokers who transfer poultry waste, and for the “end-users” who receive poultry waste. Read the full article.

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Poultry Processing's Effect on Economic Growth, Human Health, and the Environment

June 18, 2020

Our environmental law team examines the pandemic's effect on Accomack County, already suffering from the environmental impact of the poultry industry. Read the full article.

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Poultry Farms In Virginia - Eastern Shore Environmental Impact of Chicken Farming

April 3, 2020

Last year I published an article on this blog called Large Poultry Farming Operations Harm the VA Eastern Shore Environment.  Since that article was published, there have been several developments Read the full article.

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Pier Case Victory for Homeowners in Fairfax County

March 20, 2020

Jim Lang, Jeff Wilson and the Waterfront Law Team won a riparian rights case in Fairfax County Circuit Court for a homeowners’ association community pier and boat slips. Read the full article.

River Stars 2020 Saluting Environmental Stewards on the Elizabeth River

River Stars 2020: Saluting Environmental Stewards on the Elizabeth River

February 6, 2020

On January 23, 2020, Jim Lang and the Waterfront Law Team were recognized by the Elizabeth River Project as a “River Star” for helping clean the shoreline. Read the full article.

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Bryan Peeples Speaks at The Virginia Water Laws and Regulations Seminar

January 29, 2020

A Presentation on Riparian Property Rights On January 24, 2020, I had the honor of speaking at the Virginia Water Laws and Regulations Seminar at the Courtyard by Marriott in Henrico, Virginia. The Read the full article.

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Jim Lang Featured in Coastal Virginia Magazine

January 23, 2020

Waterfront Law Knowledge on DisplayAt Waterfront Property Law, a division of Pender & Coward, we pride ourselves in our over 30 years of experience. At our core our job is to protect your Waterfront, Read the full article.

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Smithfield Foods Partners with Dominion Energy to Produce Environmentally-Friendly Power from Hog Manure

December 6, 2019

Learn More About How Smithfield Foods Has Partnered with Dominion Energy to produce environmentally-friendly power from hog manure in the Virginia Commonwealth. Read the full article.

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Attending Virginia’s Eastern Shore Northampton County Comprehensive Plan Meeting

November 26, 2019

Bryan Peeples attends Virginia’s November Eastern Shore Northampton County Comprehensive Plan meeting to discuss the Comprehensive Plan with the Commonwealth. Read the full article.

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