New River-Highlands RC&D

Our Mission

To promote the management of natural resources within their capability for the enhancement of the quality of life and the environment in the New River-Highlands Resource Conservation and Development Area.

Our Vision

A prosperous, modern, rural community living in harmony with the environment.


  • Increase the awareness of the land management issues.
  • Improve Water Quality.
  • Increase the awareness and understanding of elected officials and land owners of issues impacting land conservation.
  • Promote community development.


Contact New River-Highlands RC&D

Marcus B. Gray
Executive Director
325 East Main St
Suite E-2
Wytheville, Virginia  24382
Phone: (276) 227-0536


Service Area

Services provided in:
  • Bland County, Virginia
  • Carroll County, Virginia
  • Floyd County, Virginia
  • Giles County, Virginia
  • Grayson County, Virginia
  • Montgomery County, Virginia
  • Pulaski County, Virginia
  • Smyth County, Virginia
  • Tazewell County, Virginia
  • Washington County, Virginia
  • Wythe County, Virginia