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Purchase your copy of “Common Native Trees of Virginia” for $3.00. This VA Department of Forestry publication describes native tree species found in Virginia’s forests. The 100 page book includes non-technical descriptions, with images of leaves, twigs, flowers and/or fruit. ┬áThis book is available for purchase in the Henricopolis SWCD office.

Books may also be purchased through the Department of Forestry Webstore at www.dof.virginia.gov



The following is a list of publications and brochures available at the District office. Some are available to download. If you would like a copy of any of these brochures, please contact the District office.

Henricopolis Brochure (PDF)

Better Backyard (PDF) – A citizen’s resource guide to beneficial landscaping and habitat restoration in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed

Watershed Connections (PDF) – a brochure that details ways you can help your watershed.

A Virginian’s Guide to Yard Care (PDF – large file).

Soil Story
An activity booklet for kindergarten and grade 1.

Wonders of Soil
An 8 page activity booklet for grades 2-3.

It All Starts with Soil
An activity booklet for grades 4-5.

The Water Connection

Community Waters poster

Field to Fridge
Fun Food Facts
The Snack Pack

Children’s activity books that cover aspects of growing and eating healthy foods

Food for the Future activity sheet

Raindrops Keep Falling on Your Head
An environmental activity book produced by the Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation, correlated to the Virginia Standards of Learning.

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