Virginia Working Landscapes (VWL) is a program of the Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute (SCBI) that promotes the conservation of native biodiversity and sustainable land use through research, education and community engagement.
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VWL Covid-19 Update
As a public health precaution due to COVID-19 (coronavirus), the Smithsonian is postponing or canceling all public events, programming and gatherings until further notice. As a result, all Virginia Working Landscapes in-person events will be canceled or postponed until further notice.
We will be in touch with updates regarding these events as new information becomes available. Please check for status updates on our website at www.VAWorkingLandscapes.org or follow the Smithsonian on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter for immediate updates.
Thank you for your patience and understanding during this time.
VWL is supported 100% by grants and donations and our work is made possible by the generous contributions from our community.
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