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.
Following months of stakeholder engagement through an Executive Order-convened workgroup, on May 16 Governor McAuliffe released Executive Directive 11, which tasks the Department of Environmental Quality with drafting a new regulation to cut carbon emissions from Virginia power plants. Simply put, […]
Just days after the seventh anniversary of the Deepwater Horizon blowout – a spill that the Gulf economy has yet to fully recover from – President Trump announced plans to put drilling off of our coast back into play, despite […]