Connecting people for the environment

Oromocto River Watershed Association Inc. (ORWAI)

Unit 13/14 Pioneer Plaza, 261 Restigouche Road
Oromocto, NB   E2V 2H1
Phone: 506-357-8888
Primary contact: Robin Hanson
Language of Service: English
Scope of Activities: Local
Region: Central-West
Purpose: The OROMOCTO RIVER WATERSHED ASSOCIATION INC. ( ORWAI ) is a non profit organization committed to the improvement of the Oromocto Watershed. The Oromocto River Watershed should be managed as a healthy ecosystem that balances a variety of commercial and economic, tourism and recreation, public and private landowners interests. All stakeholders are committed to sustaining the scenic and pristine nature of the watershed in a manner consistent with the pursuits of all user groups. The Oromocto watershed should serve the communities while maintaining a healthy resource for generations to come. It is vitally important to build with stakeholders and volunteer groups and individuals to promote involvement in education, awareness, utilization and action plans for watershed improvements. The (ORWAI) advocacy strategy should actively promote and sustain productive partnership with government agencies, industry, towns, villages, communities and individuals.
Resources Available to the Public: Children’s programs, Community planning, Ecological restoration, Environmental monitoring, Environmental research, Resource library, Speakers, Workshops and events, Nature preserve or nature trails