Ottawa River Institute

The Ottawa River Institute (ORI) is an incorporated, charitable organization based in the Ottawa Valley. ORI’s mission is to foster sustainable communities and ecological integrity in the Ottawa River watershed. Since incorporation in 2001 we've been working to:

  • Promote and support the wise use of resources

  • Increase understanding of the ecosystems within our watershed

  • Enhance appreciation of the Ottawa River watershed as a natural and cultural treasure

  • Create opportunities for watershed residents to celebrate and be nurtured by the natural beauty around us

New members, comments and suggestions are always welcome. Enjoy your visit!