Cover photo courtesy of Bill Munro.
For 35 years, Save The River has been the leading environmental advocate working to protect and preserve the Upper St. Lawrence River.
Save The River is a grassroots advocate, working with thousands of year-round and seasonal members, on both the U.S. and Canadian sides of the River, to ensure that the St. Lawrence River and Thousand Islands are protected for future generations. Our advocacy positions - from acting as a watchdog on St. Lawrence Seaway issues to fighting for environmentally sound water levels regulation - are based on independent science and community outreach.
Send Telegrams of Support for Plan Bv7
It’s not 1958 anymore. We need our governments to finish the job and implement Plan BV7 now. The Lake and River community need your help sending a strong message to Governor Cuomo and the IJC that 1950’s era water policy is not good enough. Click Here to send a telegram to Governor Cuomo or the IJC ... read more
Rock for the River 10 tickets on sale Friday!
Get ready for Rock for the River 10! Tickets for this special tenth anniversary show go on sale Friday, May 17th! Rock for the River 10 will be held Saturday, July 6th at the Clayton Opera House. Event founder Jay Nash is once again bringing some of the best original song-writers and musicians from around the country ... read more
Water Policy from the Fifties? We Must Be Mad!
We’ve pointed out on these pages how 1958D, developed on slide rules, is an outdated water levels regulation plan for the St. Lawrence River and Lake Ontario. It completely ignores the environmental damage it causes year after year resulting in significant harmto the people and businesses that rely on a healthy River. And unlike most outdated, ... read more
NY Celebrates Water Week, Should Push #Bv7Now
In a week when New York celebrates "Water Week" and the Governor holds a tourism summit, we, the thousands of New Yorkers and visitors to New York who live, play and work on the Lake and River need our governments to finish the job and implement Plan #Bv7Now. read more
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