Ottawa Valley Culture

The Natural World

Nature in Your Neighbourhood: The Bonnechere River Watershed

A Nature in Your Neighbourhood guide and video series has been produced for the Bonnechere River watershed in Renfrew County through a collaboration of the Bonnechere River Watershed Project, the Ottawa River Institute and TVCogeco as part of a multi-faceted environmental outreach and education initiative funded by the Ontario Trillium Foundation.

Kathryn Lindsay (BRWP); Cheryl Keetch (ORI)
The Ottawa Valley’s Routes and Rivers

Kitche-sippi, La Grande Rivière, The Grand River: are names that the Algonquin First Nations and early French explorers of long ago used to describe the supremacy of the waterway that connected people and riches of the interior