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New data on attitudes of watershed residents demonstrate the value of the river

One thing is clear: the Ottawa River is extremely important to the community! In fact, 92% of people believe that the river makes living in this region much better, according to a new survey.

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Journaling for Nature in the Ottawa River Watershed

Nature journaling is the process of writing, drawing, or using numbers and maps to record information about our observations in nature. Youth Water Leader Rachel Balderson describes an online workshop she ran with local artist Emily Rose Michaud to teach the process of nature journaling to a group of young adults from around Ottawa.

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Digging into the past on the Ottawa River

Written by Youth Water Leader Rachel Balderson, this blog and accompanying interview explore the work of NCC archaeologist Ian Badgley along the shores of the Ottawa River.

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A busy few weeks for our new Riverkeeper!

Elizabeth Logue has been hard at work in her first few weeks as Riverkeeper. See highlights of what she has already achieved for the watershed!

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What has Ottawa Riverkeeper accomplished this year?

The fourth and final blog in our Riverkeeper announcement series lists some of what Ottawa Riverkeeper has accomplished this year, as well as looking forward to what awaits our new Riverkeeper in the months to come!

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