Every year, Izaak Walton League chapters across the country present the IWLA Judge John W. Tobin Award to one of their members. To receive a Tobin Award is a singular and distinct honor because it represents a chapter’s acknowledgment of a dedicated member whose outstanding volunteer contributions to the chapter … Read more
On Saturday, September 12th, eighteen (18) chapter Ikes showed up for our scheduled park maintenance work day. Mother nature provided a wonderful breeze and cool temperatures, and everybody worked hard, practicing social distancing by maintaining a safe distance from one another, and by wearing face masks whenever in close proximity … Read more
The September 2020 issue of our monthly Chapter newsletter is available for download at S-N IWLA Blue Heron Times September 2020 Newsletter. To sign-up to receive our newsletters on an ongoing monthly basis, please consider adding your email address to … Read more
Our chapter has just added a new member. In the photo shown, taken at the September board meeting, new member Nancy Lamartin is shown (on the left) being … Read more
LWCF (Land and Water Conservation Fund ) funds Used to Purchase Dismal Swamp Property from Chapter Member’s Family; US Fish & Wildlife Director Visits Jericho Ditch Lane Site While Touring Dismal Swamp NWR (National Wildlife Refuge)
Submitted by Mike Lane, S-N IWLA chapter Board Member and Conservation Committee member.
Over the Memorial Day weekend, the Nansemond-Suffolk Chapter of the Izaak Walton League of America awarded two $1,000.00 college scholarships to local conservation minded students. Chapter Scholarship Committee Chair, David Perdue, … Read more