We are a 501(c)(3) non-profit dedicated to the rehabilitation and release of native Virginia raptors, and education of the public about raptors.


Our mission:
1. Rehabilitation and release of injured, ill or orphaned native Virginia birds of prey;
2. Education of the public about raptors and preservation of their habitat; and,
3. Endeavoring to increase the wild population of endangered and threatened raptors.


Found an injured bird?

Please call RCV before attempting to assist a raptor that appears to be in need.

(703) 578-1175

Go to the Injured Bird Guide →

RCV Presentations

Interested in scheduling an education presentation for your group? Give us a call!

(703) 578-1175

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Banner photo - RCV's education red Eastern Screech Owl Rocket - by Bennett Fletcher