Categories: Forestland Conservation

Media Alert: Charlotte State Forest Dedication

November 17, 2021 - Governor Ralph Northam, Secretary of Agriculture and Forestry Bettina Ring and State Forester Rob Farrell will dedicate the Commonwealth’s newest state forest, Charlotte State Forest, Thursday, November 4th, in Charlotte County. This dedication of Virginia’s 26th state forest demonstrates a cooperative effort that will benefit Virginia’s environment and communities. 

Governor Northam Dedicates Virginia’s 26th State Forest

November 9, 2021 - Governor Ralph Northam today announced the dedication of the Charlotte State Forest, opening the first publicly-accessible state land in Charlotte County. The 5,004 acre state forest is Virginia’s 26th state forest in the Commonwealth. The Virginia Department of Forestry will sustainably manage the forest under Sustainable Forestry Initiative and American Tree Farm Standards, conserving key habitat areas and providing new public access to outdoor recreation activities.

VDOF and VCE Make Land Legacy Planning More Accessible

March 18, 2021 - The Virginia Department of Forestry (VDOF) and the Virginia Cooperative Extension (VCE) encourage landowners to make plans for passing on their land to the next generation – right now. The Generation NEXT program is a collaboration between VDOF and VCE that helps Virginia landowners keep forests intact, in forest, and in family. Generation NEXT is hosting two low-cost virtual legacy planning series this year – in April and September – to help landowners take the... Read More

Forests – Providers of Ecosystem Services Banner-up (HQ) – 1

March 12, 2021 - VDOF Exhibit available for event displays. Type: Banner-up, Size: 4 ft., Use: Indoor Use. These banner-up displays are easy to set up and may be used in a variety of combinations to meet different needs. Individual banner-ups may be mixed with other banner-ups to create a display which covers other areas of VDOF. These displays are intended primarily for indoor/hard floor use.

Forests – Providers of Ecosystem Services Banner-up (HQ) – 2

March 12, 2021 - VDOF Exhibit available for event displays. Type: Banner-up, Size: 4 ft., Use: Indoor Use. These banner-up displays are easy to set up and may be used in a variety of combinations to meet different needs. Individual banner-ups may be mixed with other banner-ups to create a display which covers other areas of VDOF. These displays are intended primarily for indoor/hard floor use.

Regulating Services Banner-up (HQ) – 2

March 12, 2021 - VDOF Exhibit available for event displays. Type: Banner-up, Size: 3 ft., Use: Indoor Use, Position: right. These banner-up displays are easy to set up and may be used in a variety of combinations to meet different needs. Each banner-up is approximately 3 feet wide and is designed to be used individually or in groups of 2 or 3. The design concept places each panel in a left, center or right... Read More

VDOF Conservation Easements Banner-up (HQ)

March 12, 2021 - VDOF Exhibit available for event displays. Type: Banner-up, Size: 3 ft., Use: Indoor Use, Position: center. These banner-up displays are easy to set up and may be used in a variety of combinations to meet different needs. Each banner-up is approximately 3 feet wide and is designed to be used individually or in groups of 2 or 3. The design concept places each panel in a left, center or right... Read More

Forest Conservation Banner-up (HQ) – 1

March 12, 2021 - VDOF Exhibit available for event displays. Type: Banner-up, Size: 3 ft., Use: Indoor Use, Position: left. These banner-up displays are easy to set up and may be used in a variety of combinations to meet different needs. Each banner-up is approximately 3 feet wide and is designed to be used individually or in groups of 2 or 3. The design concept places each panel in a left, center or right... Read More

Forest Conservation Banner-up (HQ) – 2

March 12, 2021 - VDOF Exhibit available for event displays. Type: Banner-up, Size: 3 ft., Use: Indoor Use, Position: left. These banner-up displays are easy to set up and may be used in a variety of combinations to meet different needs. Each banner-up is approximately 3 feet wide and is designed to be used individually or in groups of 2 or 3. The design concept places each panel in a left, center or right... Read More