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
Thinking too big for the Great American Cleanup?

Think that you’re too small to make a difference in the Great American Cleanup? You’re wrong!

We got you to recycle your bottles. Take the next step.

Each of us makes 4.4 lbs of trash every day. We only recycle a third of it. Take the Next Step.

Got Green Candidates?

As we get nearer Election time, we thought we’d look at some green Presidents

Grab Your Gloves! It’s the Great American Cleanup!

It’s coming in April-the 2012 Great American Cleanup!

JRA gives Denbigh HS’ Courtyard a Makeover!

The James River Association’s Extreme Stream Makeover was conducted the week of April 11, 2011 and targeted the Stoney Run watershed. The community-wide event focused on three sites, one of which was Denbigh High School (DHS). Thanks to the Beautification and Community Greening grant from Keep Virginia Beautiful, JRA was able to complete a unique project with DHS.

Fauquier County Fights Plastic Bag Litter

The purpose of the giveaway was to increase awareness about plastic bag litter and that the fact that re-usable bags were better for the environment.

New Bill Introduced: Littering will cost you!

Delegate Joe Morrisey (D-Va) is submitting a revision of our current litter laws!