Stories in Virginia

Volunteer in Virginia

A smiling man in a wetsuit, mask and snorkel stands in waist deep blue water and holds up eelgrass shoots.
Restoration Success Volunteer Al McKegg collects eelgrass shoots in South Bay, Eastern Shore of Virginia. © Alex Novak / TNC

Celebrate Earth Month!

From watershed cleanups to stewardship workdays and building new oyster reefs, find a volunteer opportunity near you that suits your skills and interests.

Rich Mountain Farm Stewardship Workday
Sunday, April 23, 2023
1:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Saltville / Southwest Virginia

Fairfax County Watershed Cleanup
now through Sunday, May 7, 2023
multiple dates and times
Fairfax County / Northern Virginia

James River Invasives Workday
Friday, April 21 (ongoing through June)
1:00 - 3:00 p.m.
Richmond / Central Virginia

Oyster Catcher Construction & Installation
now through early May
multiple dates and times
Nassawadox / Eastern Shore of Virginia