Holiday Greetings from Ottawa Riverkeeper

My family enjoying Baker Brook River, New Brunswick circa 1992. (That’s my dad and grand-maman Mariette pushing my brother and I on the inner tube!).

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Plastic microbeads to be banned in toiletries as of July 1st 2018

Plastic microbeads to be banned in toiletries as of July 1st 2018 (ban in natural health products and non-prescription drugs as of July 1st 2019) […]

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Gatineau to release 20 million litres of untreated sewage into the Lièvre River

Our director of operations in Quebec, Adele Michon, met the mayor of Gatineau and his infrastructure service team this morning to discuss a planned sewage […]

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Study confirms microplastic pollution in the Ottawa River Watershed

  OTTAWA, ON: October 17, 2016. The Ottawa River is joining the ever increasing list of water bodies across the globe experiencing significant microplastic pollution […]

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Friends of the Dumoine River is one of many signs that conservation is on the rise in the watershed

The spirit that has been reflected in our efforts exists elsewhere in the Ottawa River watershed. It only takes a voluntary commitment by one or two leaders to call for help and achieve a worthy goal.

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