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Here we go again!

Well, the start of a new season on the Rideau-so what’s new?

For those who may have heard of the short season being imposed this year, be philosophical. 125 more words


Meet and greet

Himself !!!

Well, I was out at Read’s Book Shop in Carleton Place the other day, signing books and talking to people. I find it stimulating to meet readers, and to explain what has moved me to write about the Rideau Canal and the men and women who have kept it alive for almost 180 years. 53 more words


Canadian Rivers Day Cleanup

May 29, 2009

 Courtesy of the RVCA

Canadian Rivers Day Cleanup


Sunday, June 14th is Canadian Rivers Day and to help celebrate our local creeks and promote clean water, the City Stream Watch program is holding a stream  cleanup on Sawmill Creek in Ottawa.   197 more words


Mid-Year Resolutions

                                                                                                                                                          May 28, 2009

 Here’s a contribution from Charles Billington, the Rideau Valley Conservation Authority, with a well-timed update to your New Year’s resolutions.

MID YEAR RESOLUTION… 538 more words


Concrete Facts

Flash! The great wall of the Rideau is being rebuilt and for only $2 million –  read all about it this morning in the Ottawa Citizen. 267 more words


Meet, Greet, Eat, Sweet!

Howzat for alliteration, eh!

This Very Saturday – May 9th – The Annual Spring Meeting of the Friends of the Rideau – Legion Hall – Merrickville – 9:30 AM. 53 more words


More Support for the Visual Landscape Strategy

The Landscape Strategy for the Rideau just got some more  publicity from the other end of the Corridor – Kingston Whig-Standard, to be precise.  The article noted that Ottawa’s planning and environment committee is expected to endorse the draft vision for the Rideau Corridor. 139 more words