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Stream Team Day this Saturday is CANCELLED

Due to high water levels, Stream Team Day this Saturday has been cancelled. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the office.  


Friends Launch 2015 Kayak Raffle

Paddle the Shiawassee River in your own 12 ft. Pongo 120 Kayak by Wilderness Systems! 2nd prize is a Suncast 50 Gallon Rain Barrel compliments of Gilberts Hardware & Appliance, and the 3rd prize winner will receive an FOSR Wine Basket. Tickets are on sale for $5 each. Follow this link to our raffle event page for information on where to purchase your tickets and when winners will be announced!  

The Friends are Hiring!

For more information on our Executive Director position, follow this link.  

 FOSR Awarded Funding for River Clean-Up 

This Shiawassee County Health Department and the FOSR have received funding of $1,500 from the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality & the Great Lakes Commission Volunteer River, Creek, & Stream Clean-Up program. These funds will go toward supporting the 18th Annual River Clean-Up event on August 1st this year. The Village of Chesaning was also awarded funding through this program, and will be hosting a Clean-Up in partnership with the Friends on August 1st. This partnership marks the beginning of an effort to build a watershed wide day of clean-up along the Shiawassee River. Visit our River Clean-Up events page for more details. 

 Friends of the Shiawassee River

P.O. Box 402

Owosso, MI 48867

(989) 723-9062

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