Preserve will continue to require social distancing under Virginia’s Phase One reopening plan in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
First Natural Sciences Fellow, Meredith Hart, will begin insect research at the Preserve in May.
Since the COVID-19 pandemic has begun, much of the public has been seeking refuge and entertainment in outdoor spaces. As a result, the Bull Run Mountains Natural Area Preserve has seen a dramatic increase in public visitation, with the parking lot filling up every open day and large crowds using the trail network. Unfortunately, with […]
Northern Virginia school teachers team up with Preserve staff to coordinate safe brook trout releases into Catharpin Creek after school closures
Vandalism to the historic Corum House is a setback in VOF’s work to uncover the diversely peopled past of the Bull Run Mountains.
Staff present current progress and future goals of the ongoing cultural history project exploring the narrative of mountain life at the Preserve at the Small Museum Association Conference in College Park, Maryland
Native black willow trees are planted in the Jackson Hollow section of the Preserve in continued efforts to create a more hospitable environment for native brook trout.
Interpretive signage aims to better connect visitors with the natural and cultural history of the preserve.
Byron Carmean and Gary Williamson lead Preserve staff in search of a champion poison sumac tree on the preserve.
Archaeological Society of Virginia members join preserve staff to uncover a cemetery just off our trail network.