Volunteer with The Nature Conservancy

Native River Cane Restoration on the Powell River

A volunteer wears bright green gloves while working in the dirt and grass. Volunteers are seen in the background, pushing dibble bars into the dirt.
Volunteer Overview

Join The Nature Conservancy and the Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation's (DCR) Natural Heritage Program to plant native river cane shoots.

This volunteer event supports DCR's native river cane restoration efforts to re-establish native river canebrakes along the Powell River in Southwest Virginia. Volunteers will work alongside TNC and VA DCR Natural Heritage staff to plant river cane shoots using hand tools. The cane shoots that we will be harvesting were proagated through previous volunteer work days in 2024.

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In person work
Powell River
Daniel Boone Soil and Water District Office (Jonesville) - 32637 Main Street, Jonesville, VA 24263, USA
May 28, 2024
9:00 AM-1:00 PM ET