Our Mission

The Virginia Eastern Shore Land Trust seeks to conserve rural lands which will best preserve the farms, forests, wetlands, waters and heritage of Virginia’s Eastern Shore for the benefit of future generations.
VES Land Trust hires new Stewardship Manager
"I'm very excited to be working in conservation and play a part in protecting the natural resources on the Eastern Shore for generations to come," said Abbey. more
Paint the Shore
Paint the Shore is a four day plein air event and art exhibit designed to bring conservation to the public through visual art. Artists will paint on preserved land with opportunities for the community to view their work in progress. For more information click here.

Exhibit Opening and Reception
Friday, October 13th, 6-8 p.m.
Barrier Islands Center

Quick Draw
Saturday, October 14th, 9-11 a.m.
Location TBA

Saturday, October 14th, 12-4 p.m.
Barrier Islands Center 
VES Land Trust Earns National Recognition
VES Land Trust has achieved renewed accreditation, a mark of distinction in land conservation.