Newsletter archive 2016

Newsletter Dec. 12, 2016: “A Sand County Almanac” Read-a-thon 1/15/17; land-saving work of land trusts across the country; recognizing Virginia Treasures; and how to be a sustaining donor.

Newsletter Nov. 18, 2016: Photo contest winners announced!

Newsletter Oct. 21, 2016: Photo contest deadline Oct. 30; a study on the business case for conserving land in Virginia; Stafford County gets state grant to add to Crow’s Nest Natural Area Preserve; and fall photos from conserved land.

Newsletter Sept. 20, 2016Beware the emerald ash borer; keep taking pix for photo contest; and NVCT events for Oak Hill community day (Annandale) and National Public Lands Day (Manassas).

Newsletter Aug. 15, 2016: Announcing Nearby Nature Photography competition; join NVCT on Falls Church run/walk Sept. 14; and see the work of our high school intern.

Newsletter July 11, 2016: 12 NVCT projects named Virginia Treasures; Gary Kirkbride named new board chair and new board members added; NVCT’s Honor Roll of conservation easement donors; photos from clean up at John and Margaret White Gardens (Fairfax).

Newsletter May 16, 2016: How resource protection areas (RPAs) benefit our communities; taking care of your land tips on mosquito control, wildflowers, monarch butterfly habitats; and Annandale Community Park clean up.

Newsletter March 21, 2016: NVCT celebrates Earth Month; what NVCT’s land stewards do; and critical bird habitats on conserved land.

Newsletter Jan. 14, 2016: Photos from NVCT’s Celebrate Conservation lunch; NVCT’s new staff; Congress passes permanent federal tax incentive supporting land conservation; and taking care of your land by alternative de-icing methods, and managing for wildlife.