Seeking creative solutions to Virginia's most complex conservation challenges. How We Work
- FORESTS AND WOODLANDS. We work to ensure that Virginia’s forests continue to harbor wildlife, support recreation and forestry, and clean the air we breathe and the water we drink.
- RIVERS AND BAYS. From the Chesapeake Bay to the Clinch River, we seek to secure clean water, abundant wildlife and sustainable fisheries for the benefit of people and nature.
- OCEAN AND COAST. We work with partners to revolutionize ocean management and to protect and sustain marine life, coastal communities and a bountiful ocean for generations to come.
- CLIMATE. Protecting and restoring healthy natural systems can enable habitats, wildlife and human communities to withstand climate change and rising seas.
Latest News & Features
A collaboration with Virginia brewers is raising awareness about the importance of forests in providing clean water.
Discover a few of nature’s spookiest creatures. Every day can be Halloween if you know where to look!
For every $1 invested in land conservation, $4 in natural goods and services is returned to the Virginia economy.
Nearly 300 people visited Brownsville Preserve during our first annual Open Farm event.
See what people are saying about volunteering with The Nature Conservancy.
Join us on the fire lines for a prescribed burn of 180 acres of longleaf pine.
- October 20, 2016
- New Effort Underway to Increase Native Mussel Populations in Virginia and Tennessee’s Powell River
- October 06, 2016
- Powell River Gets Infusion of Freshwater Mussels in Restoration Effort
Knoxville News Sentinel
- October 06, 2016
- Mussels Released to Help Grow Population
- October 04, 2016
- The Nature Conservancy Applauds New Funding for Pollution Reduction in Chesapeake Bay
- October 01, 2016
- OktoberForest Campaign Begins in Virginia and DC
- September 29, 2016
- Spring Weather Dampens Woodpecker Season
Center for Conservation Biology
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