ARMN is a chapter of the Virginia Master Naturalist program, which is a statewide corps of volunteers providing citizen science, environmental education, outreach and stewardship dedicated to the beneficial management of natural resources and natural areas within local communities in Virginia. Interested citizens become Master Naturalists through training and volunteer service.
The mission of the Calvert County Natural Resources Division is to preserve, manage and operate natural resource areas to provide compatible outdoor recreation and educational opportunities for the public.
Calvert Nature Society is dedicated to the protection and preservation of Calvert County’s natural heritage and the creation of an environmentally literate and aware community. We provide opportunities for appreciation and understanding of our natural world through our outreach initiatives and in support of the mission of the Calvert County Natural Resources Division.
Alonso Abugattas shares insights on the natural world on Facebook, Twitter and Blogspot and leads field trips around our nation’s capital. Alonso uses his own photography and invites you to explore the wonders of nature around us.
The mission of the Croydon Creek Nature Center is to promote and enhance the knowledge, understanding, appreciation and protection of the natural resources through quality interpretive programs and exhibits for the citizens of Rockville.
The mission of the Clifton Institute is to inspire the next generation of environmental stewards, to learn about the ecology of the northern Virginia Piedmont, and to conserve native biodiversity. We are a non-profit organization located two miles north of Warrenton, in the northern Piedmont of Virginia. We provide environmental education, conduct ecological research, and restore habitat for native plants and animals. We are working on a long-term bioblitz, hosted on iNaturalist, to document all species of animals, plants, fungi, and protists on our 900-acre property.
We build community and promote literacies through programming, community spaces, technologies, and collections of educational and recreational resources.
Encircling the Lyon Park Community Center in Arlington, Virginia, this native plant garden is designed and maintained by community volunteers. With more than 100 Virginia native flower, shrub and tree species, this garden offers a year-round haven for native birds, butterflies and other pollinators.
Montgomery Parks is operated by the Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission and manages more than 35,000 acres of parkland featuring 421 parks. We protect and interpret our valuable natural and cultural resources; balance the demand for recreation with the need for conservation; offer a variety of enjoyable recreational activities that encourage healthy lifestyles; and provide clean, safe and accessible places for leisure-time activities.
The mission of The Nature Conservancy is to conserve the lands and waters on which all life depends. Our vision is a world where the diversity of life thrives, and people act to conserve nature for its own sake and for its ability to fulfill our needs and enrich our lives.
The mission of the Chesapeake Beach Green Team is to promote a vibrant and sustainable Chesapeake Beach community that fosters long-term environmental and individual health, social well-being, and economic prosperity for its residents, businesses, and government.