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
For every $1 invested in land conservation, $4 in natural goods and services is returned to the Virginia economy.
Virginia’s LEAF interns share their summer experiences.
Oyster restoration creates habitat and protects shores at Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge.
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.
- August 23, 2016
- New Study Shows Significant Return on Virginia’s Investment in Land Conservation
- August 15, 2016
- 12 Less-Heralded Spots For Virginians To Enjoy Nature
- August 11, 2016
- The Nature Conservancy Celebrates New Protections for Marine Food Webs in the Mid-Atlantic
- August 04, 2016
- Nature Conservancy Brings LEAF to the Mountains
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- July 15, 2016
- New Generation of LEAF Students heading to Virginia and Maryland
- July 13, 2016
- Construction Begins on Water Control Structures at Great Dismal Swamp National Wildlife Refuge
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