Volunteer Appreciation Lunch & Meeting

MWC is heading to beautiful Georgian Bay for our annual Volunteer Appreciation Lunch and meeting on June 21st!

The 2023 Muskoka Watershed Report Card is here!

Integrated Watershed Management

MWC has pulled together a number of resources on IWM, including publications, articles, presentations, papers and more!

The Natural Edge

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

What is the mission of the Muskoka Watershed Council?


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


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

New from our blog

Caring for Muskoka waterways needs to be similar to how we care for our health.

The kind of integration that keeps our body healthy does not yet exist for managing the Muskoka Watershed. By Geoff Ross. Unless you have training as an ecologist, you may have found that recent MWC articles on integrated watershed management leave you unsure if you really understand this complex topic.…

Explore Your Watershed