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The Piedmont Environmental Council (PEC) is a 501(c)3 nonprofit, founded in 1972, that protects and restores the lands and waters of the Virginia Piedmont, while building stronger, more sustainable communities. Headquartered in Warrenton, VA, we have offices throughout a nine-county region that includes Albemarle & Charlottesville, Clarke, Culpeper, Fauquier, Greene, Loudoun, Madison, Orange and Rappahannock.

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Stay informed and make a difference on the issues that affect you the most.
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Make a Donation

Join PEC, renew your membership, or make an additional donation to support PEC’s work in the Piedmont and throughout Virginia.
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Take Action!

Find out if there are ongoing advocacy campaigns or petitions to sign.
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Connect With PEC

From updates on important issues on Facebook and Twitter to photo sharing on Flickr and Instagram, keep up with PEC through your favorite social networking site.
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Become a Volunteer

Show your commitment to the Piedmont by becoming a PEC volunteer. There are opportunities throughout the year where volunteers are needed.
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Share Your Photos

PEC would be delighted and grateful to share your photographs or imagery with our audience. Images are needed for both print and electronic publications.
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Our Annual Photo Contest

PEC has held an annual photo contest each year since 2010.
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