Healthy Shorelines for Healthy Lakes
You Can Assess the Health of Your Shoreline

You Can Assess the Health of Your Shoreline

We’re proud to have assessed the shorelines of 163 lakes in Canada with Love Your Lake and we’re still going! If you’re wondering if your lake is one of those 163, check here to see if your lake is on the list! With an estimated 31,752 major lakes and another two...
Shoreline Assessment Made Easy

Shoreline Assessment Made Easy

Mississippi Lake Association member Rob Bell writes about his experience with Love Your Lake program. Preparation Shoreline of Mississippi Lake The Love Your Lake program was executed on Mississippi Lake in the Summer of 2016. Initial planning began in 2014 when the...
The Good, the Bad and the Invasive

The Good, the Bad and the Invasive

Did you know that the second largest threat to biodiversity is invasive species? That’s right after habitat loss. Non-native species can come from other countries or from right here in Canada. And while some of these non-native species can actually be beneficial, some...
5 Ways to a Healthy Shoreline

5 Ways to a Healthy Shoreline

A healthy shoreline property is a place where we can rest, relax and play! But if it’s not taken care of, our actions can also result in erosion, loss of wildlife habitat and reduced water quality. Keeping shorelines natural is the easiest way to protect water quality...