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.

Latest News

2020 Virtual Run for the River™ 5K/10K Results

Congratulations to everyone who participated in Save The River’s 18th Annual Run for the River™ 5K/10K! Thank you to all of our sponsors for their support and thank you to everyone for your continued support of this event even as we had to make this year’s run a virtual event. Click here to view the […]

Beach Watch Week 3 Results – Week of July 20, 2020

Save The River’s Beach Watch program aims to test the water quality of seven local beaches and popular swimming destinations to ensure a safe swimming environment. Water quality is monitored by testing the levels of E. coli bacteria, which in high amounts can cause illness. E. coli is a common indicator used for testing of […]

Beach Watch Week 2 Results – Week of July 13, 2020

Save The River’s Beach Watch program aims to test the water quality of seven local beaches and popular swimming destinations to ensure a safe swimming environment. Water quality is monitored by testing the levels of E. coli bacteria, which in high amounts can cause illness. E. coli is a common indicator used for testing of […]