Saturday, April 27, 2013
9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Nipissing University – Muskoka Campus
Looking back to see the future: using lake sediments to track algae over decades
Dr. Andrew Paterson, Ministry of the Environment
Citizen Science Programs – Help Monitor the Health of Our Watersheds
Julia Phillips, Adopt-A-Pond Coordinator
Entice Them: Landscaping for Wildlife
Robert Allen, Northway Gardeners Ltd.
Capture Them: Wildlife Photography
Eleanor Kee Wellman, Photographer
Get Out and Go Birding at the Cottage
Kathy Jones, Ontario Volunteer Coordinator, Bird Studies Canada
Leonard Lake: Success with Encouraging the Return of Nesting Loons
Gordon Roberts, Leonard Lake Stakeholders Association
Algal blooms in Ontario lakes
Dr. Michelle Palmer, Ministry of the Environment
Using Citizen Science in the MWC Report Card
Judi Brouse, Muskoka Watershed Council
Monitor It: DMM Lake System Health Program
Rebecca Willison, District Municipality of Muskoka
Interpret It: What Do Your Water Quality Data Mean?
Dr. Neil Hutchinson, Hutchinson Environmental Sciences Ltd.