Welcome to the new MWC website!

We’ve refreshed the look and content of our website and made it easier to view on mobile devices.

Welcome to the new MWC website!

We’ve refreshed the look and content of our website and made it easier to view on mobile devices.

Do you have a Natural Edge?

Let the Natural Edge Shoreline Re-naturalization program help you get the shoreline you need.

Together, we can protect the future of Muskoka's watersheds

What is the mission of the Muskoka Watershed Council?

Evaluate

Develop and implement science-based programs to research, assess, monitor, and evaluate environmental health.

Advise

Encourage sound watershed management practices and policies based on evidence.

Communicate & Educate

Develop and deliver public information and education programs that promote sustainable lifestyle choices and an understanding of the impact of human actions on the watersheds.

Promote & Demonstrate

Identify best practices that support a sustainable environment and a healthy community structure with a thriving economy.

Watershed council mission

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Does your shoreline have a Natural Edge?

By Rebecca Willison and Rebecca Krawczyk We are naturally attracted to aesthetic places and clean water—and so are the creatures we share this land and water with. The riparian zone (where water meets land) and the littoral zone (the submerged area of shoreline where sunlight still penetrates through to the…

Explore Your Watershed