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Conservation Priorities in Virginia
Learn where Virginia's conservation groups and agencies are placing their strategic focus for conservation and why.
Featured Conservation Priorities in Virginia
Encapsulating both the story of Virginia's natural history and the ongoing work of the Virginia Natural Heritage Program, the Virginia Natural Heritage Plan outlines the links between the Commonwealth's rare plants and animals, its natural communities and ecosystems, and their place within the conservation lands network.
The Nature Conservancy's ecoregional assessments identify ecologically significant areas for conservation action with a goal of protecting representative biodiversity at a regional scale.