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2017 LYL Job Posting

  Job Posting: Shoreline Assessment Technician Muskoka Love Your Lake Program   Muskoka Watershed Council is seeking a highly motivated student to help deliver the Love Your Lake shoreline stewardship program on a variety of lakes in Muskoka this summer. … Continue reading  

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Remembering MWC Founder Ken Black

  Kenneth Hilton Black 1932 – 2016     Ken Black was a man of Muskoka, for Muskoka.   Of Muskoka because it was here that he was born, grew up, and completed his elementary and secondary school education.   … 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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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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Community Expectations Program

  The Community Expectations project aims to learn about what both permanent and seasonal residents of Muskoka expect this area to be like at mid-century. Muskoka Watershed Council is building upon the District of Muskoka’s 2012 ‘visioning’ exercise which identified … Continue reading  

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How Healthy is our Land and Water?

  This week the Muskoka Watershed Council released its 4th report card on the health of the land and water in Muskoka. We are blessed in Muskoka to enjoy the forests, lakes, wetlands and other natural spaces across the landscape but … Continue reading  

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Job Opportunity – Stewardship Program Assistant

Love Your Lake Stewardship Program Assistant   Friends of the Muskoka Watershed are seeking a highly motivated person to help deliver the ‘Love Your Lake’ program on Lake of Bays.   Length of Contract: May to September Pay Rate: $14.00/hr … Continue reading  

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A look at the past decade of MWC

As the new Chair of the Muskoka Watershed Council (MWC), I am proud and humbled to be leading such a diverse and energetic group into its second decade. With the support of the Muskoka Heritage Foundation and the District Municipality … Continue reading  

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