Dams

Flooding in the Ottawa River watershed

The flooding of the Ottawa River is affecting thousands of people, and we want to make sure that everyone is safe and has access to the resources they need.

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A Look at Drinking Water Challenges in Portage-du-Fort

Portage-du-Fort has had an interesting history with drinking water, especially since the installation of a brand new treatment plant for the population of only 250 people.

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An Amazing Year for Ottawa Riverkeeper

On October 6th we celebrated the amazing year Ottawa Riverkeeper has had by assembling river lovers concerned about our watershed’s health at our 2015 Annual Public Meeting.

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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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The Petawawa River: to Dam or not to Dam

Xeneca Power Development has presented their updated plan on the Big Eddy Project, a proposed hydroelectric generating station on the Petawawa River. We are still not in favour of damming one of the last free flowing tributaries of the Ottawa River.

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