Healthy Shorelines for Healthy Lakes
Waterways Under A-Salt!

Waterways Under A-Salt!

If you thought the use of road salt only impacted our lakes and rivers in the winter, think again! Road salt, usually sodium chloride, is applied to our roads, sidewalks and parking lots in the winter to help keep these areas safe and to reduce accidents. While it...
Coordinating Love Your Lake in Muskoka

Coordinating Love Your Lake in Muskoka

Muskoka is a uniquely beautiful part of Canada. Muskoka has an abundance of water, trees and wetlands, which makes it a popular destination for both permanent and seasonal residents, as well as tourists and visitors. Muskoka, as described by National Geographic in...
Assessing Lakes in Saskatchewan

Assessing Lakes in Saskatchewan

Last summer I was given the opportunity to participate in the Love Your Lake Program. I was instantly excited about being on the water all summer and knowing I was offering people a way to improve their conservation efforts. It was great to see property owners...
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...
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...