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Celebrate Canada 150 at the Great Muskoka Paddling Experience!

  Muskoka is gearing up for the 7th annual Great Muskoka Paddling Experience (GMPE) on Saturday, October 7th at Annie Williams Park in Bracebridge. It’s the last race of the season sanctioned by the Ontario Marathon Canoe & Kayak Racing … Continue reading  

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Muskoka Historian Featured at Watershed Council Talk

    How have the environmental realities of the Canadian Shield shaped the rural identity of Muskoka? Muskoka historian Dr. Andrew Watson discusses this and more at the upcoming Muskoka Watershed Council talk “Shaped by the Shield: Environment, Identity, and … Continue reading  

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Save on registration for “50 Shades of Green” Conference until April 15

  Save on the cost of registering for the upcoming “50 Shades of Green” Muskoka Stewardship Conference until April 15th! Organized by the Muskoka Watershed Council and The District Municipality of Muskoka, the Conference will tackle the topic of algae … Continue reading  

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2016 FrogWatch Workshop

      The frogs are calling and it is a great time for you to brush up on your frog watching skills! Whether you are new to the FrogWatch program or are just looking to refresh your memory, join … Continue reading  

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How can Muskoka prepare for its future climate?

  What will Muskoka’s climate be like in 40 years and how will it affect our lakes, forests, and communities? What can we do now to prepare for this future?   Join Muskoka Watershed Council (MWC) at the Huntsville Public … Continue reading  

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Join us for Phragmites Day at Muskoka Watershed Council

Muskoka Watershed Council will be celebrating the launch of its new Phragmites identification card with a special event at its monthly meeting on April 15th. The Phragmites identification card was developed through a grant from the Smart and Caring Muskoka … Continue reading  

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Student Opportunities at 2016 MSE

  The 2016 Muskoka Summit on the Environment (MSE) is providing several opportunities for students to get involved while promoting environmental research in the Muskoka River Watershed.   MSE is accepting applications until February 26th for the second disbursement of … Continue reading  

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A $4500 donation from the 2015 Great Muskoka Paddling Experience

We couldn’t be more pleased to announce the grand success of this year’s Great Muskoka Paddling Experience where 211 paddlers in 182 boats resulted in a $4,500 donation to the Muskoka Watershed Council and Friends of the Muskoka Watershed. Huge … Continue reading  

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And the winners are …

We are thrilled to announce the 3 winners of the Friends of the Muskoka Watershed raffle for 2015.   First prize, a Perception Tribe 13.5 Tandem Kayak goes to, Moira Innes of Port Carling, ON   Second prize, a Perception … Continue reading  

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Water fleas, big data and 21st century technology

Case studies in Muskoka and Sudbury point the way to saving the world.   Yes, Muskoka’s lakes can help save the world.   You can assist us in making this a reality.   The creator and leading mind on new … Continue reading  

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