On Threlkeld Farm, an easement safeguards open space while organic practices build the soil.
Two easements in Smyth County are now protecting over five miles of stream banks on the North Fork of the Holston.
The Tuscarora Trial offers hikers stunning views of the Blue Ridge Mountains without the crowds of the Appalachian Trail.
The Arlington Outdoor Lab has forged a lasting bond with generations of Arlington County residents, who rallied together this year to save its funding.
Clarke County has protected 24% of its land mass through conservation easements. Winkie Mackay-Smith is an important reason why.
The New River Hill Farm Education Center partners with the Grayson County School District to host “Farm Days,” giving kids the chance to learn about agriculture as they grow their own produce.
Smith makes room for agriculture, wildlife habitat, and rescue-dog training on her 92-acre property in Goochland County.
The Middle Peninsula Public Access Authority is giving the Captain Sinclair Recreational Area a makeover with the help of a grant from VOF’s Preservation Trust Fund.
Buckroe Beach in Hampton has provided generations of Virginians with beach vacations close to home, as shown in this postcard produced in 1910.
The Thayers’ early support of conservation in Washington County has been key to VOF’s success in the region over the past 20 years.