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2015 MSC

 

Living in Cottage Country Handbook

 

Saturday, May 2, 2015

9:00 am to 4:00 pm

Nipissing University – Muskoka Campus

2015 MSC Flyer

 

 

 

Presentations

 

KEYNOTE
Exploring the Natural Beauty and Wildlife of Muskoka by Robin Tapley, Nature Trails

 

Land Use Planning: The Challenges of Cottage Country by Stephen Fahner, Northern Vision Planning Ltd.

 

Water Boundaries From A Surveyor’s Perspective by John Hiley, Coote, Hiley, Jemmett Ltd. Ontario Land Surveyors

 

Using the Muskoka Web Map to Plan Your Project by Stuart Paul, District Municipality of Muskoka

 

Water Levels and Flows in the Muskoka River System by Steve Taylor, Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry, Parry Sound District

 

Tales of the Riverbank – Restoring a Shoreline Buffer by Marg French & Randy French, French Planning Services Inc.

 

Stop Losing Ground to Erosion by Kim LaFramboise, Michalski Nielsen Associates Ltd.

 

Shoreline Values and Work Permits by Ariel Zwicker, Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry, Parry Sound District

 

The Fisheries Act 2.0 and Muskoka Fish by Al Shaw, RiverStone Environmental Solutions Inc.

 

Light Pollution: What is it, How Does It Affect Us, and What Can We Do About It? by James Solecki, INTEGRA ~ Bespoke Lighting Systems

 

Living With Wildlife by Howard Smith, Aspen Valley Wildlife Sanctuary

 

Ensuring Your Drinking Water is Safe by Grant Lafontaine, Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit

 

Septic System Function and Maintenance by Rick Esselment, Ontario Onsite Wastewater Association

 

What Am I Missing: Cottage Design Features That Re-focus the Family on the Outdoors by Bert Bongers, CedarCoast Timber Homes

 

Put Waste in Its Place by Quinn Michell, District Municipality of Muskoka

 

 

 

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