55%

Napa Valley vineyard
acreage certified

250+

Napa Valley
wineries participating

$500K+

savings in energy
costs & rebates

20+ mi.

Napa River
restoration

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Napa Green serves as a catalyst and facilitator to grow certified sustainable, responsible businesses committed to the environmental stewardship and climate action in Napa County. Our members stand as leaders exemplifying that sustainability and caring for nature elevates quality and experience for employees and customers, now and in the future.

Read our  2019 Napa Green Program Update.

 

KEY ATTRIBUTES OF NAPA CERTIFIED LAND

Vineyard Certification involves developing a custom, whole-farm conservation plan to: 

  • Prevent erosion and sediment runnoff
  • Reduce and eliminate potentially harmful inputs
  • Conserve water resources through efficient irrigation and frost protection
  • Protect and resolve riparian habitat
  • Contribute to healthy and thriving Napa River watershed

Key Attributes of Napa Certified winery

 

Wineries implement over a 100 sustainability and stewardship standards to: 

  • Save energy and water and increase effiency
  • Reduce waste through recycling , composting and environmentally preferable purchasing
  • Drawdown GHG emissions and the winery's carbon footprint
  • Commit to social equity
  • The whole facility is certified from production to administration to hospitality

WHAT IS SUSTAINABILITY?​

CARING

for the health of nature

CARING

for the health of employees and community

CARING

for the resilience and health of businesses.

Napa Green Champions

Napa Green is about producing wine responsibly and being proud of our respect for the environment and for future generations.​

- Elizabeth Vianna, Chimney Rock Winery

OUr Partners

The Napa Green program is proud to work with local industry and environmental groups, regulatory boards and the wine community to protect and enhance the Napa Valley.

THE 2020 initiative

Building upon a rich history of stewardship and conservation, the Napa Valley Vintners trade association helped launch Napa Green in the early 2000s. In 2015, the organization set a goal to have every eligible member in the Napa Green program (vineyard or winery) by the end of 2020.

COMPLETE

checklist

ENGAGE

your team

AUDIT

facilities

ACHIEVE

certification

Making an exceptional wine requires stewardship and attention to detail. The same is true of achieving Napa Green Winery certification. 

BUILD

farm plan

COMPLETE

farm review

SCHEDULE

site review

ACHIEVE

certification

Members of the Napa Green Certified Land program are dedicated to improving the health of the Napa River watershed.