In this third part of your Watershed CPR experience, we will focus on what it means to Restore the Fraser Watershed. We will explore some of the initiatives underway to create a more resilient Fraser River and take a look at how each of us can take action to live more sustainably.
Stories of Conservation Optimism
Learn how people are working together to protect and restore the Fraser Watershed.
Explore the Rivershed Society of BC’s Watershed CPR strategy for resiliency-building in the Fraser Watershed.
Environmentalist or Environmental-ish?
There are many simple, everyday actions each of us can take to live more sustainably. Celebrate what you’re currently doing and reflect on what you can do differently to help the environment!
Share Your Ideas
We want to hear from you! What do you think we should be doing to help the Fraser Watershed?
Watershed Defender Wall
See what ideas students like you have on how to be a Friend to the Fraser!
Keep learning about Watershed CPR with this resource from the Fraser River Discovery Centre: My River, My Home
The Watershed CPR Education Program is a self-guided, virtual learning experience all about the Fraser River, created by the Rivershed Society of BC.
In this virtual experience, users are introduced to the three pillars of Watershed CPR—Connect, Protect, and Restore—through a series of engaging activities and interactives about the Fraser Watershed. Users will learn about the flora and fauna that inhabit the Fraser; the First Nations who have lived in this area since time immemorial; some of the conservation issues affecting the watershed; and how to “perform Watershed CPR” and become a Watershed Defender.
To learn more about Watershed CPR and the Rivershed Society of BC, visit rivershed.com.
Thank you to our partners in development: Cicada Creative and Canadian Geographic, and immense gratitude to the Kwantlen First Nation for their time and contributions to the program. Consultation from Raincoast Conservation Foundation. Funding provided by the Pacific Salmon Foundation, and Environment and Climate Change Canada, via the Environmental Damages Fund.
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