The care of rivers

is not a question of rivers

but of the human heart.

A river

it is a treasure.

is more than an amenity,

A river seems a magic thing.

A magic,


living part of the very earth itself.


The Thames River Basin Partnership is a voluntary, cooperative effort to share resources and to develop a regional approach to resource protection. The Partnership grew out of the locally led workshops held by the region’s Conservation Districts.

Our Misson

  • Protect the region’s agricultural and natural areas threatened by land use changes.
  • Protect the region’s biodiversity.
  • Protect ground and surface water quantity and quality being threatened and degraded by contamination.
  • Improve coastal zone resource conditions.