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Volunteer Opportunities, Field Trips and Events in Virginia

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Special Events

  • Fairfax County Watershed Cleanup

    Fairfax County, Virginia (various locations)
    April 07, 2018

      Join The Nature Conservancy and Fairfax County Park Authority to clean up your watershed! This spring cleaning will remove tires, plastic bottles, cans and other debris from local waterways, preventing trash from reaching the nation’s largest estuary,... Learn more

  • Island Steward Volunteer Recruitment - Summer 2018

    The Virginia Coast Reserve and Eastern Shore
    January 22, 2018 - March 11, 2018

    The Nature Conservancy's Virginia Coast Reserve office is currently recruiting for Island Steward volunteers for April-August 2018! If interested please contact Jen Dalke, volunteer program manager, at or 434-951-0572 (w) or 540-335-1302 (c). The st... Learn more

  • Japanese Barberry Invasive Control

    Fraser Preserve (Northern Virginia near Great Falls)
    January 17, 2018 - February 28, 2018

    The Nature Conservancy is looking for 3-5 or more volunteers for multiple dates to help reduce the quantity of the invasive species Japanese Barberry at our Fraser Preserve in Northern Virginia. Wed., Jan. 17Sat., Jan 20Wed., Jan. 31Wed., Feb. 7Sat., Feb. 10Wed., Fe... 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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