DRCC News

6th Annual Detroit River Evening

October 18th, 2016

6th Annual Detroit River Evening The Detroit River Canadian Cleanup (DRCC) hosted their 6th Annual Detroit River Evening on Wednesday, October 26, 2016 at the Great Lakes Institute for Environmental Research (GLIER). The Detroit River Evening is a free, public event to highlight the coordinated efforts to improve the Detroit River and remove it from the […]

ECO Commissioner of Ontario to visit Windsor

October 18th, 2016

Event this Thursday October 13th 2016: Ontario’s Environmental Commissioner, Dr. Dianne Saxe is coming to Windsor to talk about our local environment and discuss the Environmental Bill of Rights. This event takes place at Ojibway Nature Centre from 5:30pm to 7:00pm, please RSVP call 311 or toll free: 1-877-746-4311. See poster for more details.

Celebrate World Rivers Day on the Detroit River

September 21st, 2016

Media Release For Immediate Release September 20, 2016 The Detroit River celebrates progress on World Rivers Day Windsor – In recognition of World Rivers Day, the Detroit River Canadian Cleanup (DRCC) is announcing that two indicators of the Detroit River’s quality are now considered restored, and no longer impaired. “The frequency of beach closures is […]

Making Waves – a new invasive species documentary about the Great Lakes

September 13th, 2016

Making Waves: Battle for the Great Lakes is a two-part documentary about aquatic invasive species in the Great Lakes and the efforts underway to control and prevent them. Narrated by Bill Kurtis, Making Waves takes viewers below the surface of the world’s largest freshwater ecosystem, and into the middle of a complex war for survival. […]

Little River Twin Oaks Cleanup Event

April 19th, 2016

by Ian Naisbitt  The Little River flows north through the Twin Oaks Business Park, in East Windsor. This location is immediately south of E. C. Row Expressway, east of Lauzon Parkway and north of the Canadian Pacific Railroad tracks.  On 16 November 2015, the City of Windsor officially designated the city owned property within the […]

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