News & Updates

Green Streets in Arlington

Posted on October 21, 2013

Communities throughout America are realizing the “green” potential of our community streets. ‘ Many policies and practices for minimizing environmental impact are essential in making our transportation system more sustainable, and Continue Reading »

Volunteers Needed: Energy Outreach in Schools

Posted on October 10, 2013

EcoAction Arlington Needs You to Deliver Energy Education in Schools Energy is one of the foremost issues being addressed here in Arlington, across the country, and around the world. EcoAction Continue Reading »

Celebrating 35 Years: Peter C. Interning at EcoAction Arlington

Posted on October 9, 2013

In honor of EcoAction Arlington’s 35th anniversary, we are launching a series of blog posts under the umbrella of “Celebrating 35 Years with Your Stories,” written by members of the Continue Reading »

English Ivy Choking Hazard

The Trees are Choking!

Posted on September 25, 2013

Join efforts to save trees from Choking Hazard! Do you have English ivy growing in your yard? ‘ Think it’s lovely to look at in the spring and summer? ‘ That maybe Continue Reading »

Get Your Native Plants Here!

Posted on September 20, 2013

Fall Native Plant Sales   The benefits of using native plants are endless! They are good for your garden (plants thrive in their natural habitat). They are good for native Continue Reading »

Workshop: New Tools for Capturing Citizen Data

Posted on September 18, 2013

New Tools for Capturing Citizen Data September 24, 2013 11:45 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. NVRC Office, 3060 Williams Drive, Suite 510, Fairfax, VA 2203 Cost: Free! Are you a government Continue Reading »

Arlington Restaurants honored for “Green Dining”

Posted on September 16, 2013

Slow Food DC has announced their 2013 Snail of Approval recipients, which includes five Arlington restaurants and shops! The Slow Food DC (SFDC) chapter represents the national capitol area. ‘ SFDC Continue Reading »

Organic Vegetable Demonstration Garden

Posted on September 13, 2013

Taste and Tour of Organic Vegetable Demonstration Garden Sunday, September 15th, 1:30-3:30 p.m.’  Potomac Overlook Regional Park, 2845 N. Marcey Road, Arlington Park in the lot and walk past the Continue Reading »

Growing Native: Join us to Collect Seeds from Native Trees

Posted on September 12, 2013

Join EcoAction Arlington to collect tree seeds to be grown for restoration projects throughout the state as part of Growing Native. Native Seed CollectionSaturday, October 5, 2013 10:00 a.m. – Continue Reading »

Get Your Native Plants Here!

Posted on September 11, 2013

Mark your calendars! The Long Branch Fall Plant Sale is coming soon. Long Branch Nature Center – Fall Plant Sale Saturday, September 21st (Rain Date September 22) 1:00 – 3:00 Continue Reading »