The Virginia League of Conservation Voters serves as the political voice of the state’s conservation community, working to make sure Virginia’s elected officials recognize that our natural heritage is an environmental and economic treasure for all. Virginia LCV works with conservation leaders across Virginia and strives for a conservation majority in state government. We secure good public policies on the state level and hold public officials accountable for their positions on environmental issues.
We work to protect water quality across Virginia, from the smallest streams to the widest rivers, because water connects us all.
Open space lost tomorrow is open space lost forever. Help us preserve our precious land resources.
We can and must reduce our carbon footprint here in Virginia. Together, we can advance clean energy.
In 2015, Attorney General Mark Herring laid the groundwork for local control of hydraulic fracturing with his opinion advising localities that they can use zoning ordinances to regulate this very industrial practice that comes with very real impacts to local infrastructure. […]
Acting under Executive Order 57 from Governor McAuliffe, Virginia’s Secretary of Natural Resources Molly Ward will over the next several months work with stakeholders to lay the groundwork for a state-based regulation that will in many ways mirror the federal […]