Don’t worry, we aren’t talking about a river parts amock here.
The word ‘Rouge’ means ‘red’; the Rouge River gets its name from the reddish surrounding rocks. The presence of iron oxides makes these rocks look red. The river’s sandbanks have a reddish tint.The Rouge River is a tributary of the Ottawa River and a part of the Carolinian life zone. Continue reading “What future waits for Rouge River Valley watershed?”