Category Archives: Virgina

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Winter Wildlife Festival @cityofvabeach

​​​​January 20 – 22, 2017​ | Princess Anne​​ Recreation Center

This is your chance to witness winter wildlife all around Virginia Beach; whether it’s following fascinating bird activity, exploring the natural areas of our community or the musings of harbor seals near the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel. Learn what it takes to properly observe and identify wildlife in their natural settings. View 2016 festival photos | View the 2016 bird species list

See complete schedule here

Register Online

Our new online registration system​​ allows you to use your email address to login or create an account. Open the registration page, then c​heck to see if you already have an account, by clicking ‘Sign In’ then “Forgot Your Password’. If you’re new, you can click on ‘Create an Account’​ to get started​​. Search Winter Wildlife Festival and sign up for the Main Registration first, then you’ll be able to register for individual sessions.​​​

ERT Norfolk Trail Adopt A Spot cleanup

Elizabeth River Trail cleanup & Adopt A Spot volunteer day with #ecoART workshop at the Weyanoke Bird Sanctuary starting at 9am. After the team briefing we will divide into two groups with one group working on the northbound trail section and the other heading southbound from the Bird Sanctuary. Please wear your own work clothes & boots; gloves, trash bags, vests and #ecoART equipment will be supplied.

ERT CleanUp
Activities include: litter cleanup, beautification, tree Trail ID, way-finding and #ecoART

Where: 1509 Armistead Bridge Rd, Norfolk, VA 23507
When: 9am Meeting and briefing 11am Debrief and departure
Learn more about the trail here: ERT.ecocycling.org

#ERTNorfolk
#ecoART
#KNB

Email suggestions to ERT@ecocycling.org

Lamberts Point Civic Scholar: “Compost Collab Project”

On October 29th, Ecocycling and the CIVIC Scholars Program will tackle their “Compost Collab Project” and install compost bins at Lamberts Point. Composting is an important part of the food sustainability cycle and having composting plots at Lamberts Point will give YOU and your neighbors the opportunity to waste less and do more for the environment.

Want to know more about composting? Visit theplot.us 

What’s the CIVIC Scholars Program? An initiative of the CIVIC Leadership Institute and ODU, it’s a program that gives university students an opportunity to make a greater impact on their community. Curious? Visit Facebook.com/civicscholarsodu or email Elizabeth Rubi, Program Manager, at civicscholars@civichr.org.

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