© 2020 Save Our Seine River Environment Incorporated

About Us

Save Our Seine River Environment Inc. is a non-profit organization that seeks to protect, enhance, and advocate for the Seine River and surrounding natural areas in Winnipeg, Manitoba. Through grassroots action, community outreach, and engaging governments and private industry, SOS is having a major impact on improving the health of the Seine River and increasing accessibility to natural spaces for the community.

We are registered with the Canada Revenue Agency under charity #893996975RR0001. Our financial information is available to the public on the CRA's website here.

Our Goals

  • Preserve, protect and enhance the Seine River greenway
     

  • Restore and repair the Seine River greenway
     

  • Raise public education and awareness of the Seine River greenway
     

  • Improve public access to the Seine River greenway
     

  • Improve water level, flow and quality
     

  • Work in partnership with governmental, business and other non-profit organizations for responsible planning of the Seine River greenway

 

Our Vision

  • Establishment of a protected natural corridor
     

  • Restoration of the Seine River
     

  • Restoration of the Seine River's riparian environment
     

  • Establishment of a Seine River development authority
     

  • Completion of an urban nature trail and canoe route, the length of the Seine River
     

  • Establishment of a public education component

 

Our Role

  • To monitor the Seine River environment
     

  • To act as a critic and advocate
     

  • To be an instigator of projects (initiate projects to be carried out by others)
     

  • To be a proponent of projects (initiate projects to be carried out by SOS)
     

  • To act as an ‘expert resource’
     

  • To carry out and promote ongoing public education

History

 

Learn about how Save Our Seine came to be.

Board of Directors

 

Get to know the members of our Board of Directors

Awards

 

Take a look at the awards and recognition that Save Our Seine has earned over the years.

Supporters

 

Save Our Seine is grateful for the support received from the community, government, and other organizations.