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An Historic Moment for the Ottawa River

AquaHacking – Ottawa River Summit 2015 was a huge success and a great beginning to new collaborations and innovative ways to work together to protect our shared waters.

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See How Much You Can Save While Protecting Our River

Water conservation is critical for ensuring the health of the Ottawa River, luckily conserving water will help you conserve cash too. Learn how you can cut your consumption with our Ripple Effect Survey.

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Family Fun in Support of the Ottawa River

Get involved for your river! These next few weeks are packed with more great activities that are fun for the whole family.

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Take Riverkeeper to New Heights – Donate Your Aeroplan Points

We've partnered with Aeroplan! Here's an easy new way you can help protect Ottawa's watershed.

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A Visit to Petrie Island

Our Swim Guide Coordinator went to the beautiful Petrie Island. It was her first time exploring this part of the Ottawa River and she was pleasantly surprised at how stunning it is. Here's an account of what she found there - and what you can find too if you take the time to visit!

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Oceans to Rivers and Back Again: Celebrating the Journey of the American Eel to the Ottawa River

Special American Eel Awareness Event this Saturday, July 18th 2015 at the Rideau Locks in Ottawa!

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Thank you to Project Clear Skies

Ottawa Riverkeeper is incredibly grateful for the recent support we received from the Ottawa Airport Authority's Project Clear Skies.

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Marché des Brasseurs raises funds for Ottawa Riverkeeper

The family friendly Marché des Brasseurs (Brewery Market in Québec) is supporting efforts to preserve the Ottawa River by donating all their proceeds to Ottawa Riverkeeper. Reminding everyone that it takes clean water to make quality, craft beer!

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