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Fones Cliffs Development Threatens Rappahannock River

One of the most important bald eagle habitats on the East Coast is in danger of being turned into a luxury residential community and resort, complete with golf


Friends of the Rappahannock is proud to announce the approval of funding from the Chesapeake Bay Office of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

Students Build Oyster Reef and Living Shoreline in Urbanna

Friends of the Rappahannock has been working with a multitude of partners for over a year to actualize an amazing restoration project as a part of our Student

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

Bald Eagles on the Rappahannock River

By Taylor McConnell Biology Major Class of 2016 University of Mary Washington The Center for Conservation Biology (CCB) reports 219 breeding bald eagle

Riverwatch sponsored by Birchwood Power