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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Volunteer as a Citizen Scientist for Native Pollinator Study

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Volunteer citizen scientists photo by Charlotte Lorick, Virginia Working Landscapes; PEC office pollinator garden photo by Paula Combs; Bee photo by Amie Ware.  PEC is seeking motivated volunteers to assist with pollinator and flower surveys at the Larson Native Plant ...
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Free Flow

Free Flow

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Restoring Rivers & Connecting Habitat Rivers naturally flow from the mountains to the sea. Dams and other barriers like culverts can disrupt natural stream flow, disconnect fish and wildlife habitat and impair water quality. Removing unnatural barriers and disruptions is ...
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A Buzz Worthy Home

A Buzz Worthy Home

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Creating a habitat for native bees You don’t have to be a genuine bee keeper to help our native bees. You can create a place for them to thrive right in your backyard garden. First, assess your location. Is your ...
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Planting by Example

Planting by Example

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If you happen to walk by our office in Old Town Warrenton, you may notice some changes around the building — a little more green, some dashes of color and new trees to boot. And along with it being aesthetically ...
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Loudoun Homeowners Associations As Change Agents

Loudoun Homeowners Associations As Change Agents

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Everyone wants to live in a healthy environment, and landscaping practices affect the health of residents and their pets at home. The health of local ecosystems, streams and drinking water sources and wildlife are all impacted by how these large ...
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