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.

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Gypsy Moths

From our friends at Thousand Islands Watershed Land Trust In the next few days, gypsy moths eggs laid last July will hatch, bringing a wave of defoliation and ecological damage – here’s what you can do to help stop them. Of all the thousands of invasive species globally, the gypsy moth is in the top […]

Demand Congress support Biden’s 100% Clean Electricity by 2035

Our partners at Waterkeeper Alliance need YOUR help to advocate for Clean Electricity by 2035. President Joe Biden campaigned on the pledge of putting the U.S. on track to make electricity use 100% carbon-free by 2035. Now, he has introduced an infrastructure plan that includes this promise. We must follow through with his pledge in order to […]

Buffalo Niagara Waterkeeper Leads Multi-State Great Lake CleanUP Effort with Great Lakes Waterkeepers and Partners

Originally published by PR Newswire on 4/12/2021 Collaborative, week-long trash removal event to support and protect habitats throughout the Great Lakes Basin Buffalo Niagara Waterkeeper is honored to have received federal funding from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Great Lakes Restoration Initiative totaling nearly $300,000. This grant will help the group and its partners lead […]