Restoring Wildlife Habitat

Whether you live in urban, suburban or rural areas, you can make a positive impact on surrounding fish and wildlife populations. Our web resources are intended to give you the tools to manage your Piedmont lands and waters for greater biodiversity, productivity, and environmental quality.


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What's That Pollinator?

What’s That Pollinator?

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Bombus perplexus in the Larson Native Plant Garden. It's the time of year when butterflies and bees are starting to flutter around the Larson Native Plant Garden at PEC's Warrenton office. Last spring, we began studying those fluttering insect pollinators, ...
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Tips for Providing Winter Wildlife Habitat

Tips for Providing Winter Wildlife Habitat

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Winter can be tough on all of us, including our native wildlife. During the freezing temperatures and heavy snowfalls, we can swing by the grocery store before a winter storm and stay cozy in our warm homes. But wildlife are ...
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Common Space for the Greater Good

Common Space for the Greater Good

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From left to right: Conservation Landscape Designer Susan Abraham, Virginia Master Naturalist Frank McLaughlin and River Creek Con uence Park Committee members Jack McNamee and Harrison Crecraft. Photo by Paula Combs. Over 60 percent of Loudoun residents, live in a ...
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Loudoun HOA communities share and discover practical steps for healthier landscaping

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The second Homeowners Association (HOA) forum, “Common Space for the Greater Good,” was held on October 11, 2018 and attended by nearly 100 guests representing 33 HOA communities. “Practical Steps for Healthier Landscapes” was the second installment of Loudoun HOA ...
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The Larson Native Plant Garden

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A Demonstration Site at PEC's Warrenton Office The Larson Native Plant Garden after opening in 2018. Photo by Marco Sánchez. In 2015, PEC finished the renovation and expansion of our historic headquarters office, which was built in 1784 in Warrenton, Virginia ...
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