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Check this space often for updated listings of events, field trips, and volunteer opportunities. And if you haven’t already, be sure to “like” us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter to stay up to date on Chapter happenings and share your involvement with friends. 

If you have questions or want to get involved, email Kate Arion at with requests, ideas, or event RSVPs. We’ll see you there!

Ongoing Special Events

  • Jewels of Appalachia

    National Zoo
    3001 Connecticut Ave., NW
    Washington, D.C. 20008
    October 17, 2015

      Join us for the opening of this new exhibit The Appalachian region is home to the most biodiverse community of salamanders in the world.  Nearly 14 percent of the planet's salamander species can be found there. Join us at the National Zoo on Saturday, O... Learn more

Special Events

  • DC EcoWomen EcoHour

    Teaism, Teaism
    400 8th Street NW
    Washington, DC 20004
    October 20, 2015

    Every month our friends at DC EcoWomen host an EcoHour, an event at which a woman in the environmental field talks about her current career and the path she took to get there. This month, Kathy Baughman McLeod from The Nature Conservancy is the featured speaker. She ... Learn more

  • Mappy Hour with Outdoorfest

    Hill Country BBQ
    410 7th St NW, Washington, DC 20004
    October 15, 2015

    Every month our friends at Outdoorfest host a "Mappy Hour" in DC where outdoorsy people can meet up with other nature-minded folks. This month TNC conservation ecologist Deborah Landau will be the featured speaker.  Deborah will talk about her work in ... Learn more

  • DC OysterFest

    Dock 5 at Union Market
    1309 5th St NE, Washington, DC 20002
    October 18, 2015

      This is the second year for this event in Washington, DC! The Nature Conservancy will be there talking about the largest oyster reef restoration project in the world (right here in the Chesapeake Bay!). Click here for more information. Learn more

Thank you for your interest in volunteering for The Nature Conservancy. Currently there are no volunteer opportunities available. Please check back soon for upcoming events.


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