Summer 2016 Paddle Tours! | Feature Program

Summer tour season is here!

The best way to experience our incredible waterfront and learn about local history and ecology! Our Summer River Tour season is presented by M&T Bank. All proceeds support our work to protect clean water!

 

Register for a tour here.
Hornbeck Canoe Raffle! | Feature Event

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Enter for a chance to WIN an ultra light-weight kevlar canoe!

All proceeds support our work to protect clean water!

 

To purchase tickets click here.

 

Living Shorelines | Feature Project

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Living Shorelines

Restoration of the Watershed’s Living Infrastructure

 

Click here for more information on the Living Shoreline projects underway at Riverkeeper.
Rain Barrels | Feature Program

Rain Barrel Program

Rain Barrels are an important way for residents of Buffalo, Erie, and Niagara Counties to save water and reduce the amount of polluted runoff entering our streams, creeks, rivers, and Lake Erie.

 

Click here to help us Keep the Rain from the Drain!


Buffalo Niagara RIVERKEEPER is a community-based organization dedicated to protecting the quality and quantity of water, while connecting people to water. We do this by cleaning up pollution from our waterways, restoring fish and wildlife habitat, and enhancing public access through greenways that expand parks and open space.

Riverkeeper is a member of the global WATERKEEPER ALLIANCE.



Upcoming Events

Jul
28
Thu
2016
5:30 PM River Tour: Gill Creek; Before a... @ Hyde Park
River Tour: Gill Creek; Before a... @ Hyde Park
Jul 28 @ 5:30 PM – 8:00 PM
In the fall of 2016 we are starting our Gill Creek Restoration project, including Hyde Park Lake.  We invite you to take a look at the site before we start restoration work while we tell[...]
Jul
30
Sat
2016
11:00 AM River Tour: Paddles Up Niagara @ Beaver Island State Park
River Tour: Paddles Up Niagara @ Beaver Island State Park
Jul 30 @ 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM
As part of the 11th Annual Paddles Up Niagara paddling expo, Buffalo Niagara Riverkeeper will offer a tour at the event. Come join in the fun with vendors, product demos, food, beer tent and more! Physical[...]
Aug
2
Tue
2016
5:30 PM River Tour: Niagara River Islands @ East River Marsh
River Tour: Niagara River Islands @ East River Marsh
Aug 2 @ 5:30 PM – 8:00 PM
A number of islands dot the length of the Niagara River including Strawberry, Motor, Frog, and Grand. All of these islands provide important coastal habitat. Join us to learn more about how shoreline habitat and[...]
Aug
4
Thu
2016
5:30 PM River Tour: Restoration of the B... @ Ohio Street Boat Launch
River Tour: Restoration of the B... @ Ohio Street Boat Launch
Aug 4 @ 5:30 PM – 8:00 PM
Learn about how Buffalo Niagara Riverkeeper is addressing the industrially legacy that has starkly altered the Buffalo River and the great strides we have made to increase shoreline habitat and waterfront access. Physical intensity: Low
Aug
13
Sat
2016
9:00 AM River Tour: Lower Niagara River ... @ Stella Niagara Green Space
River Tour: Lower Niagara River ... @ Stella Niagara Green Space
Aug 13 @ 9:00 AM – 11:30 AM
Launch with us at the newly restored Stella Niagara greenspace and learn about Niagara River formation, habitat, and wildlife. Enjoy a one way paddle with the current of the Lower Niagara from Stella to Youngstown.[...]


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