Auction Success!A big thank you to all who attended this year's Art in Nature Auction, and to our sponsors for making it all possible! Everyone had a great time buying and appreciating local art, while supporting clean and healthy rivers in the process!
Apple Dumpling Festival 5k Run/Walk is on October 18th, 2014 at 8am in Downtown Stuart, VA. The proceeds from the race benefits DRBA and trail development in Patrick County. Race is presented by EMI Security. Packet pickup is on race day from 7 - 7:45am in the parking lot associated with the Patrick County Food Bank. Registration is $20 until October 3rd and $25 after October 3rd and on race day. For questions contact Race Director, Rebecca Adcock at firstname.lastname@example.org or 276-229-9917.
Mayodan Mountain Bike Trail Building, made possible thanks to REI! Sign up. Help build the Mayodan Mountain Bike Trail at Farris Memorial Park! No experience necessary, but any shovels, rakes, gloves, mattocks that trail builders are willing to bring are much appreciated. We have several trail building days planned. To sign up for any of the scheduled work days, just CLICK HERE. All volunteers DURING REI DAYS receive a DRBA T shirt or a cookout lunch with our hearty thanks! We'll have plenty of snacks and beverages on hand as well for all the volunteer days.Read More.
Volunteer opportunity: Help is needed to restore a river access that has been used for many special activities; the banks of the access are beginning to wear away and repair is needed by moving several large rocks to help alter the flow of the river and deposit sediment back along the bank. To help, contact Krista Hodges at email@example.com.Read More.
Submit your nature pictures to DRBA for the chance to be in our bi-monthly e-newsletter and to win some prizes! Click below to learn how.Read More.
COAL ASH SPILL EVENTS! Learn more about upcoming coal ash events, public meetings, webinars, and other ways that you can join DRBA and its partners in preserving and promoting the natural and cultural resources of the Dan River Basin.Read More.
Recycle for a Cause! Do you enjoy recycling and supporting DRBA?
DRBA now has an account set up with Gerdau, a metal recycling facility in Martinsville, VA. They have agreed to take any metal items you have for recycling and send the proceeds to DRBA! All you have to do is let the cashier know at checkout that you are supporting DRBA.Read More.
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