They’ve helped shape our nation, dictating how First Nations and immigrants travelled and settled. They’re a vital source of the country’s electrical power and water supply. And they’re home to some of our favourite recreational pursuits. Canada’s rivers, big and small, are an integral part of our lives.
You can celebrate them this Saturday, September 26, on World Rivers Day by participating in a shoreline clean up, retiring household and personal products that could be harmful to our waters, and learning all about these amazing water systems.