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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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Put on your bathing suits and head out to the beach!

Ottawa and Gatineau beaches are officially open! Download the Swim Guide app and experience the freedom of beach-hunting from your Apple or Android smartphone.

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Expert Anglers to Document Fish Diversity on the Ottawa River During 24-Hour Fish-a-thon

How many species of fish can one catch while fishing on the Ottawa River for 24 hours? This week we're going to find out!

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It’s been a big month for Ottawa Riverkeeper!

This is always the busiest season here at Ottawa Riverkeeper and so far this summer is no exception. We know we've been out of touch lately, so we thought we'd get you up to speed on what we've been up to with some of our top stories.

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3rd Annual Ottawa Riverkeeper Gala honors Kevin Vickers and Gord Nixon

Canada’s Ambassador to Ireland and 2015 Honorary Riverkeeper award recipient Kevin Vickers, a man roundly regarded as a national hero for his selfless actions when a gunman stormed Parliament Hill, spoke movingly about the healing powers of rivers and his need to return home to the shores of the Miramichi River for solace after the life-changing events on October 22nd.

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Looking for a Good Storyteller!

Do you care about the river? Do you wish you had a way to show off your amazing writing skills? We have the perfect job for you!

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Escaping Hibernation at the Brewery Market

All those who came out to this season's first Brewery Market were supporting the Ottawa River. It takes clean water to make quality beer!

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