Explore our local watershed and learn why your landscape choices make a difference. Learn the tenants of conservation landscaping and what you can do in your own backyard to improve water and air quality, wildlife habitat and create a more healthy and beautiful human environment.
Nicole HerschNew River Valley Regional Commission
Nicole Hersch has a background in landscape architecture, horticulture and natural resources. Today she works as a regional planner and community designer for the New River Valley Regional Commission. She is currently working to launch the Plant Southwest VA Natives Campaign and leads the New River Watershed Roundtable.