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Living Shorelines

About the Living Shoreline CollaborativeThe Living Shoreline Collaborative (LSC) is a group of regional and state partners working together to scale up implementation of resilient practices along shorelines in the tidal James River watershed. The organizations working...

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Riparian Stewards

Riparian Stewards

Be an ambassador for change in 2020 by becoming a Riparian Steward!The Riparian Stewards program is a new volunteer opportunity offered by the James River Association. Dedicated volunteers are needed to plant trees and provide ongoing maintenance for the next three...

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From the Marsh: Ducks!

From the Marsh: Ducks!

With most of the songbirds having long departed south, you would expect that marshes would be pretty quiet all winter-long. You would be incorrect! This is the time of year that waterfowl descend on our region in flocks that are thousands strong. Only a handful of...

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Top Ten River Gifts

Top Ten River Gifts

Looking for the perfect gift for your river lover this season? Here are a few suggestions! Dry Bag A necessity for anyone that wants to bring items that aren’t necessarily water-friendly, from electronics to clothing, down the river with them. A waterproof dry bag...

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Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer Opportunities

Our volunteers contributed over 5,500 hours to improving the health of the James River in 2018, with over 2,000 people showing up with friends, family, and four legged companions to lend a hand. We want more people to discover what our volunteers already know: If you...

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