Pigeon Hill Nutrient Bank

  • Virginia
  • Suffolk County
  • Albemarle Watershed

The goal of this 216.04 acre Nutrient Bank located in Suffolk County, Virginia is to reduce nutrient (phosphorus) and sediment loading into watersheds via tributaries located within and/or in close proximity to the Bank through the conversion of active agricultural land into forest; and generate certified nonpoint nutrient credits for transfer under existing and future federal, state and local law, programs, regulations and guidance, including the DEQ Guidance. This bank was opened in 2016.