What We Do

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.

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.


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Issues Affecting Virginia

THE BAY & CLEAN WATER

We work to protect water quality across Virginia, from the smallest streams to the widest rivers, because water connects us all.

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HEALTHY COMMUNITIES

Open space lost tomorrow is open space lost forever. Help us preserve our precious land resources.

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CLIMATE & ENERGY

We can and must reduce our carbon footprint here in Virginia. Together, we can advance clean energy.

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Demand safe coal ash solutions in Virginia

As we transition further away from coal as a source for energy in Virginia, its toxic legacy is  unfortunately still with us. Across the commonwealth, ash generated from burning coal for electricity sits in ponds at power plant sites, where it […]

As we transition further away from coal as a source for energy in Virginia, its toxic legacy is  unfortunately still with us. Across the commonwealth, ash generated from burning coal for electricity sits in ponds at power plant sites, where it […]

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Sign the Petition: Tell Gov. McAuliffe to secure our clean energy future

The Clean Power Plan is our best chance at making the lasting change we need in our energy sector to secure long-term reductions in climate-disrupting greenhouse gas emissions. At the same time, we can grow new industries in the clean […]

The Clean Power Plan is our best chance at making the lasting change we need in our energy sector to secure long-term reductions in climate-disrupting greenhouse gas emissions. At the same time, we can grow new industries in the clean […]

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