Get Informed

What is a Rivershed?

A rivershed is a distinct land area whose border is geographically defined by high points of elevation. Groundwater and surface runoff within a rivershed flow toward a common destination through a system of streams, lakes, bogs and other watercourses…. more

The Fraser River Basin
Issues Affecting the Fraser River

Get Involved

You can effect change

Since 1996, the Rivershed Society of BC has been helping individuals be effective change-makers in their riversheds through our education programs, community initiatives and by building stewardship capacity in the Fraser River Basin.

Sustainable Living Leadership Program
Take part in our annual Riversheds Forum
Support Us

Featured Story from Our Rivershed

  • Winners announced for the Win a Day on the Fraser contest

    Winners announced for the Win a Day on the Fraser contest

    In March, we announced a contest we were running called “Win a Day on the Fraser River” to encourage our supporters to help us promote the Sustainable Living Leadership Program (SLLP). Today, we are announcing the winners: FIRST PRIZE: The… Read more
Other Recent News
Discover how our
SLLP grads are
making a difference

View Alumni Projects


all-day Sustainable Living Leadership Pr...
Sustainable Living Leadership Pr...
Jul 20 – Aug 14 all-day
Are you an adventurous change-maker or do you know someone who is? We are now accepting applications for the 2017 Sustainable Living Leadership Program, a 26-day educational journey down the Fraser River. More information.
5:30 pm SLLP Alumni Reunion
SLLP Alumni Reunion
Aug 8 @ 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm
SLLP Alumni Reunion @ Fraser River Raft Expeditions Headquarters | Yale | British Columbia | Canada
The Rivershed Society is holding an SLLP Alumni reunion as the 2017 SLLP passes through Yale. This is the first year, but the SLLP reunion will be happening annually so graduates can come share their[...]