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2012 MSC

 

2012 Theme: Live With Nature

Saturday, April 28, 2012

9:00 am to 4:00 pm

Nipissing University – Muskoka Campus

2012 MSC Flyer

 

 

 

Presentations

 

Keynote

 

A View from the Water: Lessons from the Environmental History of Muskoka’s Shoreline
Andrew Watson, PhD Candidate, York University

 


 

 

Land Theme

 

Our Demographic Destiny: What Population Statistics Can Tell Us About Muskoka’s Present and Future   (with Notes)
Summer Valentine, District Municipality of Muskoka

 

Huntsville’s Unity Plan: Towards a Sustainable Community
Scott Aitchison, Town of Huntsville

 

Promoting Wildlife Diversity in Your Woodlot    (with Notes)
Lynn Landriault, Ministry of Natural Resources

 

Invasive Plant Species
Rachel Gagnon, Ontario Invasive Plant Council

 

 

Water Theme

 

FOCA Programs: Individual Action for Global Impacts
Terry Rees, Federation of Ontario Cottagers’ Associations

 

Work Permits and Shoreline Development
Ariel Zwicker, Ministry of Natural Resources

 

Application of Ontario’s Lake Capacity Model – Science, Challenges and Alternative Approaches
Neil Hutchinson, Hutchinson Environmental Services Ltd.

 

Applying the Lake Capacity Model – A Holistic Approach to Planning in Muskoka
Judi Brouse, District Municipality of Muskoka

 

Living With Beavers
Todd Cairns, Ministry of Natural Resources

 

 

Species at Risk Theme

 

Habitat Types in Muskoka
Dirk Janas, Beacon Environmental

 

 

 

Birds at Risk in Muskoka
Jan McDonnell, Ministry of Natural Resources

 

 

 

Snakes (and Skink) at Risk in Muskoka
Rob Willson, Riverstone Environmental

 

 

 

 

Troubling Times for Our Turtles    (with Notes)
Glenda Clayton, Georgian Bay Biosphere Reserve

 

 

 

Water Management and Implications to the Moon River Walleye Spawning Population
Eric McIntyre, Eastern Georgian Bay Stewardship Council

 

 

 

The Andrew Daniels Fish Stewardship Program in Lake of Bays: Tragedy Spawns a Living Legacy
George Daniels, Andrew Daniels Fish Stewardship Program