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2016 Virginia General Assembly

The 2016 General Assembly session has officially begun and all of your legislators are getting busy in Richmond.  Friends of the Rappahannock is

How-to Guide: Oyster Sentinels

This How-to Guide provides educators with step-by-step instructions for building oyster sentinel structures with students. Oyster sentinels are created

2015 River Cleanup Data is in!

2015 marked the begininng of a new River Cleanup program.  Instead of hosting two large events each year focused in Fredericksburg, the 2015 River Cleanup

Get to know the River

FOR vols assist with Christmas Bird Count

Friends of the Rappahannock volunteers joined forces with the Fredericksburg Birding Club for the 115th annual Audubon Christmas Bird Count on Sunday, Jan. 4,

City Clean and Green Commission Launches Butts are Litter Too Campaign

The City of Fredericksburg’s Clean & Green Commission is launching its annual Cigarette Butt Litter Campaign Nov. 1 – 7 throughout downtown. As in past

Poor man's tarpon: the Rappahannock River shad run

Rappahannock Shad By Henry Hoffman and Dan Hoffman Late in March, you may find yourself stuck in traffic on the Chatham Bridge looking out onto the river

Riverwatch sponsored by Birchwood Power