Save The River® / Upper St. Lawrence RIVERKEEPER® protecting, preserving and restoring the Upper St. Lawrence River, now . . . and for generations to come.
Since 1978 we have united thousands of year-round and seasonal residents, on both the U.S. and Canadian sides of the River to ensure that the Upper St. Lawrence River is healthy. Our advocacy and educational programs are based on science and community outreach.
Now Accepting Applications for 2018 Seasonal Interns
Gain invaluable experience at an environmental advocacy nonprofit organization. read more
Thank You to the Sponsors of Our 29th Winter Environmental Conference
The support of our sponsors makes the conference a regionally significant event promoting the health of the St. Lawrence River. read more
Agenda Set for Save The River’s 29th Winter Environmental Conference
Topics include Plan 2014, maritime industry efforts to protect the environment, the River as habitat, River fowl and fish, and more. read more
Trends in St. Lawrence Fish Populations and Efforts to Enhance the Fishery
John Farrell and Scott Schlueter will discuss their respective work studying fish of the St. Lawrence River along with the restoration and conservation efforts being made to enhance populations within environmental constraints. read more
The St. Lawrence River as Habitat from Divergent Viewpoints
Henry Lickers and Michael Twiss will provide a unique dialogue about the St. Lawrence River as habitat from native and non-native perspectives. read more
Something “Fowl” About Our Winter Environmental Conference
Lee Harper and Michael Morgan to discuss St. Lawrence River fowl including Common Terns, Black Terns, grassland birds, waterfowl, and raptors. read more
Conference Welcome Address to Reflect on 40th Anniversary of Save The River
Ann Ward, past president and Board member emerita will reflect on 40 years of challenges and accomplishments of Save The River. read more
Calling All Photographers for Annual Calendar Photo Contest
Submit your photo of the St. Lawrence River and you could win a complimentary calendar! read more
Bill Werick to Speak About Plan 2014 at Winter Environmental Conference
Bill Werick, water resources planner and technical adviser to IJC, will speak about the adaptive management of Plan 2014. read more
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