FOR education programs empower all age groups to create river stewards who will care for the Rappahannock for generations.



At the River’s Edge Outdoor Environmental Education Program (ATRE) provides students with interactive, outdoor science and history education opportunities


Kids on the Rappahannock Summer Day Camp is a summer day camp that fuses environmental education and river recreation.



Teach others how to improve our watershed’s health.



The End of Year 2

"Thank you for a great year. You have taught us well in this semester about water. We have learned a lot from you guys. You taught us a good way to conserve water and protect the environment at all costs. We learned that protecting the environment is like protecting...
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Litter Catching E-STEM Challenge Catches More Than Trash

Designing litter catchers is merely the beginning of our E-STEM, or Environmental Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math, challenge for our younger, one-day summer campers. With support from the National Environmental Education Foundation our educators are...
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FOR Summer Camp Roundup: June 19-30

We just wrapped up our first two weeks of FOR Summer Camp and all I can say is WOW! What a fun time and what a great bunch of campers. This is my first summer as a FOR camp counselor, so it was a crazy--but also rewarding--two weeks of learning and growing for...
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Kids Solving Storm Water Issues

This year, sixth graders at Montross Middle School in Westmoreland County joined our crew of NOAA BWET participants and man did we have fun! The students scalped away the grass, graded the slope, built rock walls and planted native grasses and flowers to create their...
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