A Great River Runs Through Us
This film is about individual empowerment, community involvement, and supporting environmental action. We hope after watching this film you will be inspired to take action in your communities and have more of an understanding of the importance of protecting water sources.
A Great River Runs Through Us, Filmed and Produced by Vince Pilon. Runtime: 33 minutes
A Great River Runs Through Us follows the St. Lawrence River Institute of Environmental Sciences and the Upper St. Lawrence River Protection Network as they work with over 400 volunteers to hold a community cleanup. Out of grass root beginnings it turned into something with a life of its own.
A Great River Runs Through Us, was filmed during the summer of 2016 as it follows the 5 Cleanups undertaken by the community. During the Cleanups the Upper St. Lawrence River Protection Network worked together with the Adopt a street volunteers, Cornwall Lunker Club and the local Seaway Valley Divers club to accomplish something special.
The following numbers were collected from the volunteer’s data cards during our shoreline/ in River Cleanups.
Top 10 Collected Items
If your interested in helping with the Cleanups, don’t forget to register below as a volunteer. (Click the Image to enlarge)