We will Celebrate Agriculture Literacy  Week March 9-12!  We are accepting request from Chesapeake Schools Pre K-2. The Agriculture Reading in The Classroom Book This year is PB&J Hooray!

Agriculture in the Classroom Flyer

Reading in The Classroom Letter for Teachers



Cynthia Pridmore SWCD Scholarship

Virginia Dare SWCD is pleased to announce the Cynthia Pridmore Scholarship. To promote the education of Virginia Beach and Chesapeake citizens in Agriculture/ Technical or Environmental Education fields with emphasis on  Natural Resource Conservation and Environmental Protection.

Please review the guidelines carefully and send in only completed applications.  Incomplete applications will not be accepted.

The Deadline for submitted application is Close of Business, Friday, May 8, 2020.

2020 Cynthia Pridmore SWCD Scholarship and Guideline

2020 Cynthia Pridmore SWCD Scholarship and Guideline


Our Educational Year!

Environmental Educational Classroom Programs

Thank you for a wonderful  Educational Year!   We are now accepting request for our 2019-2020 Environmental/Agriculture classroom presentations for Chesapeake and Virginia Beach. All presentations address natural resources, pollution, agriculture and urban best management practices and conservation of our watershed.   All classroom programs are aligned with the Virginia Standards of  Learning.

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Envirothon Brochure 2016

We are recruiting for Envirothon Teams for 2019-2020!   Students in the 9-12th grade who may be interested in forming an Envirothon Team!  Please see the brochure above!  Private and Homeschoolers are encouraged to apply!!  Chesapeake and Virginia Beach!