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Izaak Walton League of America Turns 100 in 2022!

Keep informed about upcoming events concerning the 100th anniversary by subscribing to IWLA Nationals monthly newsletter (Conservation Currents / Action Alerts) or follow them on social media.

Chapter COVID-19 Updates/Information:

        April 2021 - Board of Directors & General Membership meetings resume as normal.

 - Click here for updated COVID-19 information concerning the chapter (Latest Update - June 21, 2021).

 - The state of emergency that Governor Northam declared on March 12, 2020 in response to COVID-19 is set to expire on June 30.




NOTE: Always check the chapter online calendar for updated events and schedules

  • Chapter Caretaker RFP 2021
  • Chapter COVID-19 Information (Update July 2021).
  • Membership Renewals - To renew your 2021 membership, please contact membership office.
    • Renewals for 2022 will start in October 2021. 
      • (Anything received after 12/31/2021 will incur a $40 late renewal fee).
    • NOTE:  All membership credentials will be mailed to you within 6 weeks from time of renewal after December 31, 2021.

Izaak Walton League Member Pledge

To strive for the purity of water, the clarity of air, and the wise stewardship of the land and its resources; to know the beauty and understanding of nature and the value of wildlife, woodlands, and open space; to the preservation of this heritage and to man’s sharing in it. I pledge myself as a member of the Izaak Walton League of America.

Our Mission

To conserve, restore, and promote the sustainable use and enjoyment of our natural resources,
including soil, air, woods, waters, and wildlife.



The Izaak Walton League is an American environmental organization founded in 1922 that promotes natural resource protection and outdoor recreation. The organization was founded in Chicago, Illinois by a group of sportsmen who wished to protect fishing opportunities for the future.




All chapter volunteer opportunities are posted through SignUpGenius. Please click and signup to get credit toward your membership or just for the fun of helping the chapter and others.


The Virginia Division of the Izaak Walton League of America is one of the oldest and largest divisions within the Izaak Walton League of America (IWLA).




The ultimate goal of the Clean Water Challenge is to protect and improve water quality nationwide. Everyone can help achieve this goal.



Recruit • New hunters / recreational shooting enthusiasts
Retain • Existing participants
Reactivate • Former participants who have stopped




We are proud to support a number of local Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts and Venturing crews. We help develop the future youths to be conservation minded and provide an opportunity for the scouts to work their service projects here on the property.

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