The Eastern Shore Chapter of the Virginia Master Naturalist Program sponsors and supports dozens of projects, providing a wide range of volunteer service opportunities to its members throughout Accomack and Northampton Counties. Members work with various groups including government agencies and non-profit organizations, in diverse settings such as wildlife refuges, parks, and nature preserves to carry out the VMN mission on the Eastern Shore.


  • Monitoring and assisting with maintenance of state Natural Area Preserves on the Easter Shore.
  • Monitoring and assisting with maintenance of the Northampton County Edward S. Brinkley Nature Preserve.

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