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’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 […]

Now Accepting Applications for a 2021 Seasonal Intern

Save The River is now accepting applications for one seasonal (mid-February through Labor Day) paid internship positions. Save The River interns have the opportunity to work closely with staff and volunteers while gaining invaluable experience at the region’s leading environmental advocacy nonprofit organization. The deadline to apply is Friday, February 5, 2020.  Save The River […]

Save The River – Help For Learning, In School, At Home

Originally published by WWNYTV 7 on 11/20/2020 By: Makenzie Piatt WATERTOWN, N.Y. (WWNY) – You know ‘Save The River’ fights for the St. Lawrence River, to preserve it and protect it. Did you know Save The River also offers instructional materials about the river, which parents and teachers can use free of charge? The materials […]