Celebrate Our Red Cancelled

Celebrate our Red has been cancelled for 2020 due to Covid-19. Instead, we have decided to focus our efforts on a membership drive. We need you now more than ever. Please consider becoming a member of River Keepers with the funds you would have used to buy a ticket or two. Your membership ensures River […]

Virtual Race the Red Canoe and Kayak Races

While having the Race the Red start line and finish line at the same location and having all races (and therefore racers and supporters in the same space) starting at the same time usually creates a fun community event, we feel it is best to change the format of Race the Red this year for […]

Format Change for RiverArts Fishing Clinic

River Keepers and the FM Walleys Unlimited, Inc. have changed the format of the RiverArts Fishing Clinic this year for safety reasons due to Covid-19. Instead of the in-person one day event, we want to see pictures of kids fishing along the Red River. Post on social media or email christine@riverkeepers a photo of a youth fishing […]

Red River at M.B. Johnson Park Geocaching Adventure Launched

Looking for a FREE & FUN way to get outside, practice physical-distancing, and learn something new? Check out our new 10-stage virtual Geocaching Adventure located at M.B. Johnson Park! https://labs.geocaching.com/goto/riverkeepers This Adventure will take you on a tour through the beautiful M.B. Johnson Park. Along the way, you’ll learn about the history and ecosystem of the area. This […]

Make a Produce Bag or Coasters from T-shirt to Tote Scraps

Make a T-shirt Tote by following these instructions… https://www.riverkeepers.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/2020-Tote-Pattern-two-sided.pdf and then make a produce bag or coasters from the scraps…https://www.riverkeepers.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/T-shirt-to-Tote-Scrap-Project-Instructions.pdf

The American Kestrel

Written by Alyssa Cahoon The American Kestrel, or Falco sparverius, is a famous falcon in the Red River Valley. They are often seen perched on telephone poles or high posts along roadsides and open country areas, making the prairie a favorite ecosystem by the species. You may spot one around the Red River in the […]

Volunteer Organization Trees Award

River Keepers accepted the 2019 Volunteer Organization Trees Award from the North Dakota Forest Service on behalf of the Reforest the Red Project. Project partners include The City of Fargo – Government, Fargo Park District, and Cass County Soil Conservation District. The award was in recognition of the efforts to coordinate over 550 volunteers to plant thousands of trees and […]

Board Members Needed

Interested in becoming an engaged River Keepers board member? Check out the Board of Directors Application Form for the job description and application. For more information, email christine@riverkeepers.org. About