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

Waste Reduction

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  • Establishing more convenient and responsible recycling and disposal options for electronics and household hazardous waste
  • Improving options for recycling organic waste such as yard trimmings and food scraps
  • Promoting the reduction of construction and demolition waste
What a Shiver in the River!

Our inaugural Shiver in the River was an overwhelming success. Year two was even better.

Almost Time to Shiver in the River!

Fluctuating temperatures mean Winter in Central Virginia and that much closer to Shiver in the River!

Virginia Tourism is Cash Money

We spent the weekend in far, Southwest Virginia, and were reminded of how valuable Virginia’s beauty is.

Shiver, Recycling, and Other News

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

Oyster Shell Recycling!

The Virginia Oyster Shell Recycling Program has introduced more than 11 million oysters to the Virginia side of The Bay. Now they’re having a shindig.

Our Second Community Blitz

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

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.