W. Chad Austin

Name: Chad Austin

Working Title: Water Quality Engineer

Specialty: Oversees implementation of forestry best management practices and Virginia's Silvicultural Water Quality Law enforcement actions at the regional level. Primary technical expert on forestry best management practices and Virginia's Silvicultural Water Quality Law at the county level for Smyth and Grayson counties.

Email: chad.austin@dof.virginia.gov

Primary Phone: (276)692-7648

Secondary Phone: (276)236-2322

Office Location: Galax Office

Counties Served: Alleghany, Augusta, Bath, Bedford, Bedford City, Bland, Botetourt, Bristol City, Buchanan, Buena Vista City, Carroll, Covington City, Craig, Dickenson, Floyd, Franklin, Galax City, Giles, Grayson, Henry, Highland, Lee, Lexington City, Martinsville City, Montgomery, Norton City, Patrick, Pulaski, Radford City, Roanoke, Roanoke City, Rockbridge, Russell, Salem City, Scott, Smyth, Staunton City, Tazewell, Washington, Waynesboro City, Wise, Wythe