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Restore River Access Project

Monday June 9, 2014

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  

Participate in DRBA's Nature Pix Contest!

Wednesday April 2, 2014
Participate in DRBA's NEW Nature Pix Contest!

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. 

Check out these IMPORTANT upcoming events!

Monday March 17, 2014

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. 

BANFF Mountain Film Festival

Sunday March 16, 2014

National Geographic and The North Face presents:

The BANFF Mountain Film Festival World Tour

Brought to you by REI Greensboro

Trout N About 5.5k Fundraiser for TIC

Wednesday March 12, 2014
Trout N About 5.5k Race

Register for theTrout-N-About 5.5k Race!

Join DRBA for an exciting and unusual 5.5k race along the Fieldale and Textile Heritage trails! It includes a section of the beautiful Smith River (you're gonna get wet!) and along the scenic Fieldale Trail in Fieldale, Virginia.