Media: Publication

Enjoy Nature Near You in Fall

November 3, 2020 - Family fun activity sheet provides activities to get young people outdoors in nature, including leaf art, find it, family tree, treasure box, and staying safe when out in nature during fall. Target audience: Youth – elementary age. Printed copies available.

Enjoy Nature Near You in Spring

November 3, 2020 - Family fun activity sheet provides activities to get young people outdoors in nature, including paint by nature, where does water go, family tree, bird nest building, and staying safe when out in nature during spring. Target audience: Youth – elementary age. Printed copies available.

Enjoy Nature Near You in Summer

November 3, 2020 - Family fun activity sheet provides activities to get young people outdoors in nature, including color walk, butterfly feeder, family tree, quiet time, and staying safe when out in nature during summer. Target audience: Youth – elementary age. Printed copies available.

Common Native Trees of Virginia (2-page spreads)

November 3, 2020 - Identification book is a favorite of teachers, Scout leaders and outdoor enthusiasts. Book features descriptions, line drawings, and an identification key to the most common native Virginia trees. It also contains hints for effective shrub identification, invasive species threats, and more. Printed copies available for sale.

Community Forest Planning: Storm Mitigation Guide for Virginia Communities Template

November 3, 2020 - Workbook and the accompanying template are intended as tools for Virginia communities to use in assessing their community forest storm readiness, mitigating tree risk and reducing tree-related storm damage, and developing a community forest storm mitigation plan. Available in Word template form with form fields that can be filled in – unprotect the form to change the template to meet your needs. Printed copies available.

Conservation Easements

November 3, 2020 - Brochure defines conservation easements and provides information about VDOF conservation easements, such as easement requirements, property criteria, benefits of an easement and donating an easement. Printed copies available.