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This site was last updated on:
January 19, 2017
 

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Our home base is at Morven Park in Leesburg.
Stop by for a visit!
17195 Southern Planter Ln., Ste. 100
Leesburg

Office Hours:
By appointment. Email contact@loudounwildlife.org or call 703-777-2575.

Mailing address:
Loudoun Wildlife Conservancy
PO Box 1892
Leesburg, VA 20177

 



 

News and Highlights

Through winter eyes. Everything changes in winter. Vegetation turns brown, birds that overwinter in our area make their brief appearance and familiar landscape takes on a different look. Take time for a hike in the woods and look for what's different. Bare trees give the woods a different feel. What you see on a walk in the rain is different from a walk over snow-covered ground. Listen to the crunch of the ground beneath your shoes. See what birds are in ponds, on the river and on tree branches. Enjoy nature's winter style.

If you'd like to join us for walk outdoors, look here to find one that suits you and your schedule.

We don't want to lose you! We need your membership support to build Loudoun Wildlife Conservancy for the future and raise our voice for wildlife. If you haven't yet renewed for 2017, please join or renew today! If you would like to mail in your membership payment, please send it to P.O. Box 1892, Leesburg, VA 20177. Thank you!

Summary of Upcoming Events

  • Waterfowl of Loudoun County — Thursday, January 12, 7-9 p.m., Carriage Museum, Morven Park; Sunday, January 15, 9:30 a.m..-12:30 p.m. location TBD. FULL
  • Birding Banshee Saturday, January 14, 8:00 a.m. CANCELLED.
  • Searching for Birds of Prey — Sunday, January 22, 2:00 p.m. until dark. FULL
  • Birding the Blue Ridge Center Saturday, January 28, 8:00 a.m. 
  • Bees Are Not Optional: 400 Species of Native Bees in Virginia — Sunday, January 29, 2:00 – 3:30 p.m., Rust Library. 
  • Exploring Loudoun Nature Walk — Sunday, February 5, 8:00 a.m. Rust Nature Sanctuary, Leesburg. 
       
    Special Thanks to the Dulles Greenway for their generous donation from their annual "Drive for Charity"

Brown Thrasher Photo by Nicole Hamilton.

 

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- Rachel Carson

 


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