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East Dock at Norway Point damaged

Please be advised: The east dock at Norway Point has been damaged due to high water levels and is currently unfit for use. Please refrain from using the dock until further notice.

Township of Lake of Bays: Recovery from flooding

The following Ministries have provided resources to assist with recovering from a flood:

Muskoka Conservancy Spring Newsletter

In this issue…Amazing New Interpretive Garden at Perry House~An update from the Little Sprouts~Earth Day Festivities……

Fairview Island Zoning and Development Proposal Update

Fairview Island Development Proposal Open Houses Saturday May 13; 9:00-11:00 AM Saturday June 3, 12:00-2:00 PM Both Open Houses are at the Active Living Centre in Huntsville.

Port Cunnington Ratepayer’s Association Newsletter May 2017

In this edition: Spring opening checklist ~ Township Internet Survey ~ Revised Port Cunnington Marina plan – Your input is needed! Read the letter from PCRA’s lawyer. ~ Port Cunnington Ratepayers Association clothing – wear your support! ~ PCRA Annual General Meeting Date – Save the date! ~ Membership Renewal Reminder ~ Support your association…

LOBA 2016 Water Quality Monitoring Report

Total phosphorus and bacteria levels were well below applicable Provincial guidelines indicating excellent water quality in 2016. As observed in previous years, there was a statistically significant trend in total phosphorus records since 2002. Natural variability, in addition to regional or local environmental change (i.e., climate change, acid deposition, invasive species, etc.) and increased phosphorus…

Fairview Island Zoning and Development Proposal

LOBA has become aware of a development application for Fairview Island that has been submitted to the Town of Huntsville. LOBA has received many communications of concern and requests for more information regarding this proposal (potential loss of tree canopy, docks, landside access particularly from Glenmount and Nithgrove Roads, septic, plane and helicopter access, noise…

Climate Change & Whale Poo with David Ireland

David will tell 3 stories that will help you understand science, visual communication and why whale poo could save the planet! Dwight Public Library Saturday April 29th @ 1pm

Watershed Conditions Statement – Update

The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry – Parry Sound District is advising area residents that a Flood Watch is in effect for the District, which includes the District Municipality of Muskoka, the Territorial District of Parry Sound and a north-west portion in the County of Haliburton.  A Flood Warning is currently in effect for…

Celebrate Earth Week with Muskoka Watershed Council!

Four great ways to celebrate Earth Week – April 17th to 24th