Rappahannock League for Environmental Protection
Preserving the natural resources and rural character of Rappahannock
PHIL IRWIN, RLEP FOUNDER
An interview about Rappahannock
RAPPAHANNOCK GOES SOLAR. An RLEP committee chaired by Larry Wohlers represented 39 Rappahannock residents to form a cooperative for 20% savings on top of the 30% Federal Tax Credit for solar installations. Read More
TRASH FREE RAPPAHANNOCK
A Hard Working Trash Free Crew
cleaned Rudasill Mill & Rock Mills Rds
APRIL is Earth Month EVERY YEAR: RLEP revived TRASH FREE RAPPAHANNOCK in 2016. Orange Vests and Bags were available all over the county for roadside cleanup, plus free pickup by VDOT. READ MORE
RAPPAHANNOCK WEATHER STATIONS
RLEP purchased three Davis weather stations (our goal is 7) to augment Sunnyside’s station. These will record and collate local rain and temperatures and transmit the data to RLEP for a permanent record of Rappahannock weather.. . not what happened at Culpeper or Dulles!
*INVASIVE PLANTS ON THE RUN!*
RLEP supports BLUE RIDGE PRISM which received a significant award for eradication of certain invasive plant species throughout the region. READ MORE...
Native Plants = Native Insects
= Native Birds
Broaden YOUR native plant species!