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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
May 22, 2017 - May 26, 2017
The Nature Conservancy, along with several partners in the Seaside Seagrass Community Restoration Program, is once again gearing up for the largest seagrass restoration project in the world! We are looking for volunteer snorkelers and water lovers to collect... Learn more
203 Howard St.
Ashland, VA 23005-1920
April 29, 2017 - April 30, 2017
Julie Ericksen holds a plant sale every year from plants donated by interested people from their own gardens. Proceeds from the sale benefit The Nature Conservancy in Virginia. Julie will begin collecting plants the weekend before the sale and up to the sale. Sale ... Learn more
May 17, 2017 - May 27, 2017
The whimbrels are here! We are seeking two volunteers per evening to help count these migrating shorebirds as part of Whimbrel Watch, a citizen science project in partnership with the Center for Conservation Biology. Volunteers will accompany Nature Conservancy sta... Learn more
Tom’s Cove Campground
May 06, 2017
We are seeking three volunteers with strong hands and backs! Volunteers are needed to help gather discarded oyster and clam shells at the 49th Annual Chincoteague Seafood Festival. The shells will be recycled and used in Conservancy restoration efforts ar... Learn more
Charlottesville and Rivanna River Watershed
Cumberland Marsh Preserve (New Kent, VA)
June 03, 2017
The Chesapeake Bay Foundation and its partners throughout the Commonwealth invite you to help save the Bay by picking up shoreline, waterway, and watershed litter during the 29th Annual Clean the Bay Day on June 3, 2017. Join The Nature Conservancy and our partne... Learn more
Virginia Coast Reserve
April 15, 2017 - May 01, 2017
The Nature Conservancy is seeking volunteers to post signs on Virginia Coast Reserve barrier islands which notify visitors about important bird nesting and resting areas. Commitment: One day minimum. Work typically takes place during the week. This is physical... 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.