Gatineau River Protection VICTORY!!
Save the Gatineau / Sauvons la Gatineau

Roy Dupuis, le président de la Fondation Rivières announces his adoption of the Gatineau River


Aug 1, 2012 - Canadian Wildlife Federation Video Contest WINNER: - Official Submission from "Save the Gatineau / Sauvons la Gatineau"

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le 26 juillet 2012 Jacques Pronovost Le Droit, président et rédacteur en chef Pupitre de nouvelles : nouvelles@ledroit.com   Objet : L’opposition grandissante contre la pollution de la rivière Gatineau.   M. L’éditeur,   La MRC des Collines-de-l’Outaouais planifie la construction d’une usine de traitement des boues de fosses septiques près des rives de la rivière Gatineau, […]

The MRC des Collines hired a second engineering firm to review the recommendations of the first engineering firm but did not officially name the future site of the septic sludge lagoons at the MRC meeting October 20, 2011.You can almost guess that the second firm will confirm the findings of the first engineering firm thereby […]

Québec Icon Roy Dupuis wades into troubling Gatineau River septic sludge problem within National Capital Area. Wakefield, Quebec, September 13, 2011 – Fondation Rivières President Mr. Roy Dupuis issued a letter in early September, 2011 supporting volunteer Movement: “Save the Gatineau / Sauvons la Gatineau” in their efforts to stop the flawed MRC des Collines […]

Background – – the contest was so successful IT’S NEVER GOING TO END!! Click any photo to launch slideshow. SVP: Keep tagging your photos in Instagr.am and Facebook and we’ll generate another slideshow for Canada Day. Raising awareness of our River through photosharing.Its pretty simple really. Click. Post. Share. Geotag. Like. Share some more. • […]

Join Facebook Event Awareness raising concert at the legendary Rainbow Bistro, Ottawa Canada (Thursday, July 26, 2012 8:30 Pm ) focused on keeping inadequately treated septic sludge out of the Gatineau River. Quebec residents urge the MRC des Collines de l’Outaouais to refrain from dumping1000s of tonnes of septic sludge plant effluent into the Gatineau […]

La rivière Gatineau est un enjeu électoral The Gatineau River IS an election issue.A packed house let their potential representatives know how important the Gatineau River is to them. Download 64MB MP3 of entire 2 hours 14 minutes Video Story from Ottawa Citizen about the all candidates debate CBC Story Pre-All Candidates Meeting where incumbent […]

Gatineau River Septic Sludge Lagoon Threat – Awareness Campaign update May 2012 Save the Gatineau / Sauvons la Gatineau newsletters, website and Facebook Community reachs 1000s of people in an effort to keep them up to date on the emerging septic sludge lagoon threat to the Gatineau RIver.   Visit Fondation Rivières Website & Consider Joining! Follow […]

Kazabazua, QC April 2012  ~  Septic sludge treatment plant (upstream from Wakefield) Note the large piles of ‘humanure / biosolids’  a.k.a. “compost” sitting directly on the ground beside the concrete lagoon. This dry byproduct of the septic sludge treatment process is intended to be spread on farmers’ fields.  Evidently nobody wants it or it‘s not […]