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

Save The River hopes new tech could help keep St. Lawrence River trash-free

Originally published by the Watertown Daily Times on 2/18/2021 By: Alex Gault CLAYTON — A lot of trash ends up in the St. Lawrence River, and Save the River is hoping some new technology will be able to keep the river clean. According to John Peach, executive director of Save the River and the Upper […]

The Golden Cleat Announces Raffle to Benefit Save The River

We are proud to share the following information from The Golden Cleat “In support of Save the River’s 2021 virtual Winter Environmental Conference, we are raffling off a $300 gift package filled with some of our favorite Golden Cleat products. The items included are a sterling silver Compass Rose Necklace ($100), a pair of sterling silver Tiny […]

Save The River’s Wine & Cheese Cruise Raffle

We are proud to offer this Wine and Cheese Cruise for 2 from Garnsey’s Classic Island Cruises for our winter/spring raffle. The basic Wine and Cheese Cruise runs for 3 ½ to 4 hours and includes a bottle of Coyote Moon wine of your choice, a platter of local meats and cheeses from Gold Cup Farms featuring River Rat […]