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Volunteer Opportunities, Field Trips, and Events

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Check this space often for updated listings of events 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.

Become a Volunteer Preserve Visitation Committee Member or Island Steward.  Help us monitor and maintain preserves throughout the state and at the Virginia Coast Reserve.  Learn how!

Lead a nature walk.  Experienced volunteer naturalists needed for seasonal hikes.  Hit the trails!

Ongoing Special Events

  • Prescribed Fire Volunteers : Burn Crew

    Various locations in Virginia
    February - May

    Are you interested in coming out to help with prescribed fires in 2015? We are looking for qualified volunteers for various sites around Virginia from February through May. Do you have the right qualifications? Conservancy volunteer burn crew members must meet the sa... Learn more

  • Japanese Barberry Invasive Control

    Fraser Preserve
    January 07, 2015 - March 01, 2015

    In order to reduce the quantity of the invasive species Japanese Barberry at our Fraser Preserve in Northern Virginia (near Great Falls), we’re looking for 3-5 or more volunteers for the following dates. All times are noon-3 p.m. Wed, 1/7Sun, 1/11 Thur, 1/15 Sa... Learn more

Special Events

  • Family Winter Fun Hike: Nature Rocks

    Fraser Preserve
    February 21, 2015

    Join volunteer naturalist Meagan Chisholm at The Nature Conservancy’s Fraser Preserve in Northern Virginia near Great Falls for a family hike. The hiking adventure is for kids 6-10 and their families and will include activities such as tree rubbings, sensory e... Learn more

  • Designing for Disaster : Resilient Landscapes

    National Building Museum
    401 F Street NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
    February 19, 2015

    Panelists, including Virginia Coast Reserve Program Director Jill Bieri, will discuss creative ways that communities around the country are working with nature to increase their resilience to natural disasters. Case studies on green infrastructure, fire wise planning... 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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