To engage and unite Virginians to improve our natural and scenic environment.



  • Protecting Virginia’s scenic viewsheds
  • Promoting more walkable and bicycle friendly options in communities
  • Promoting tree planting, roadside wildflower and scenic byway programs
Shiver, Recycling, and Other News

We have some updates on Shiver in the River, our recycling efforts, and America Recycles Day.

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Shiver in the River is Back!

Last year we had a crazy idea. What if we had a cleanup and then jumped in the James in January? Well, we did, and Shiver in the River is back.

Amazing Raise, Community Blitz, and More News

Cleanups, The Amazing Raise, and notes from a 30 in 30 winner! So much to share!

Our Second Community Blitz

This is our 2nd Community Improvement Blitz, and we need your help. September 11 & 12.

We’re Having a Little Get-Together

Hosted by the Garden Club of Virginia, we’re calling it a “Friend Raiser.”

Pitch In at the RVA Community Improvement Blitz

In preparation for the 2015 UCI bicycle races, we’re helping to organize an RVA Cleanup Blitz. Now we need your help.

Get Into the Blitz!

Ready to roll up your sleeves and get busy?