§ 10.1-540. Demonstrational projects
Districts are authorized to conduct demonstrational projects within the district on lands owned or controlled by the Commonwealth or any of its agencies, with the consent and cooperation of the agency administering and having jurisdiction thereof, and on any other lands within the district upon obtaining the consent of the owner and occupier of such lands or the necessary rights or interests in such lands. The purpose of such projects is to demonstrate by example the means, methods, and measures by which soil and water resources may be conserved, and soil erosion in the form of soil washing may be prevented and controlled, and works of improvement for flood prevention or agricultural and nonagricultural phases of the conservation, development, utilization, and disposal of water may be carried out.
(Code 1950, § 21-55; 1956, c. 654; 1970, c. 480; 1988, c. 891.)Sections: Previous 10.1-533 10.1-534 10.1-535 10.1-536 10.1-537 10.1-538 10.1-539 10.1-540 10.1-541 10.1-542 10.1-543 10.1-544 10.1-545 10.1-546 10.1-546.1 Next
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