Soil and Water News
October 4, 2018
The monthly edition of Conservation Currents has been released for October! Read about NVSWCD initiatives and events, explore a testimonial from a stream monitoring volunteer, and begin preparing your garden for winter with October's Conservation Currents. Click here to download October's Conservation Currents as a pdf.
August 25, 2018
The enrollment period for VCAP (Virginia Conservation Assistance Program) site visit applications for private property owners located in Fairfax County, City of Alexandria, and City of Fairfax is now CLOSED. Thanks for all the applications! CAP site visits requests for HOAs and places of worship in Fairfax County will continue to be accepted on a rolling basis. Interested in knowing when the program is open again? Please email firstname.lastname@example.org with your contact information to be informed of when the next round for site visit request applications will be open.
May 11, 2018
Join us on Sunday June 10 from 1-5pm for NVSWCD's annual Sustainable Garden Tour! Get inspired to create a sustainable landscape at your home, school, or business! Local residents open their gardens and share their experiences landscaping with nature in mind. The 2018 Sustainable Garden Tour highlights gardens in the Falls Church-Fairfax area. Please enjoy each garden at your own pace. Visit as many or as few as you like. Free and open to all. Learn more about the garden tour and check out a preview of this year's sites by visiting the Sustainable Garden Tour page.