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• Become a Volunteer Preserve Visitation Committee Member. Help us monitor and maintain preserves throughout the state. Learn how!
• Lead a nature walk. Experienced volunteer naturalists needed for seasonal hikes. Hit the trails!
The Nature Conservancy, along with several partners in the Seaside Seagrass Community Restoration Program, is once again gearing up for the largest seagrass restoration project in the world! We are looking for 100 local volunteer snorkelers and water lovers to collec... Learn more
As part of a partnership effort to restore native eelgrass meadows to the coastal bays of Virginia’s Eastern Shore, The Nature Conservancy and its partners will begin collecting eelgrass seeds in mid to late May 2013. Those seeds will be transferred to holding ... Learn more
All Virginia Conservancy Public Access Preserves
April - September
Volunteers are needed to stage at Conservancy public access preserve trailheads and kiosks in order to count visitors and survey interested participants. Survey questions would include things like: Demographics (name, age group, sex)How they find out about the preser... Learn more
Fortune's Cove Preserve (35 miles south of Charlottesville)
May 31, 2013
The Nature Conservancy is looking for 5-7 volunteers to help with chestnut orchard maintenance and weeding on Friday, May 31 from 12—3 p.m. The Conservancy will provide tools as we weed the chestnut orchard of tall grasses and vegetation that will out-compete t... Learn more