Connect with Nature

Volunteer Opportunities, Field Trips and Events in Virginia

There are so many ways to get involved with nature. Choose the path that’s right for you.

Connect With Nature and join us for a volunteer workday or event.

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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


Special Events


  • Public Lands Day: Nottoway River Paddle

    Chub Sandhill Nature Area Preserve
    September 30, 2017

    Come enjoy one of Virginia's wonderful coastal waterways and learn about conservation of the state’s pineland forests!  Join us for a paddle and hike led by Virginia Pinelands Program Director, Brian van Eerden. This outing will last 3-4 hours.  Spac... Learn more


  • OktoberForest Trivia Night

    Heavy Seas Alehouse
    1501 Wilson Blvd.
    Arlington, VA 22209
    October 12, 2017

    OktoberForest is a nationwide Conservancy initiative highlighting the importance of healthy forests and clean water. We all know that our body is made up of 60 percent water, but did you know that 95 percent of beer is water? And more than 50 percent of America&rsquo... Learn more


  • Join us for a Hike! Public Lands Day

    Pinnacle Natural Area Preserve
    September 30, 2017

    Enjoy a nature hike led by The Nature Conservancy’s Clinch Valley Program Director, Brad Kreps. The Pinnacle Natural Area Preserve is located near the confluence of the Clinch River and Big Cedar Creek where towering cliffs, sheer limestone ledges, and waterf... Learn more


  • Public Lands Day: Douthat State Park

    Douthat State Park
    September 30, 2017

    The Nature Conservancy is partnering with Douthat State Park for Public Lands Day and we’re in need of volunteers and participants for an interpretive hike and trail clean-up. Join park ranger guides, to pick up litter and downed sticks and limbs along the tr... Learn more


  • Public Lands Day: Kiptopeke State Park

    Kiptopeke State Park (meet at the Kiptopeke Pier)
    September 30, 2017

    The Nature Conservancy is partnering with Kiptopeke State Park for Public Lands Day and we’re in need of volunteers to help clean up the beaches and coastal dune trails. Join park ranger guides to pick up litter and learn about some of the natural, historical... 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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