Sunday, January 20, 2019

Tag: Lake Simcoe

Evaluating the Costs of Cutting Phosphorus in Ontario

Nutrient loadings (particularly phosphorus) from human, agricultural, and industrial waste, combined with climate change, changes in land use patterns, and invasive species are creating...

New President and CAO of Great Lakes & St. Lawrence Cities...

The Board of Directors of the Great Lakes and St. Lawrence Cities Initiative (Cities Initiative) has announced that John Dickert will has been selected...

York Region Topped Ontario Drinking Water Quality in 2016

York Region has announced that it either met or exceeded the required parameters for drinking water quality established in its Safe Drinking Water Act...

Updated: Ontario’s Annual Report on Lake Simcoe

Ontario has released its Minister’s Annual Report on Lake Simcoe for 2015. The report provided an update on government efforts since the release of...

Bradford, Ont. Moving Toward Approval of a Stormwater Management Master Plan

In 2013, the Town of Bradford West Gwillimbury initiated a Municipal Class Environmental Assessment (EA) study to develop a new Stormwater Management Master Plan...

Lake Simcoe Protection Act A Success, New Report Shows

Today Ontario released a report that shows that the health of Lake Simcoe is improving. The five-year report is the results of the Ontario government’s...

Plenty of Room at the Table

For much of 2010, Tracey Carrigan, the Regional Municipality of York’s manager of environmental education and promotion, and her close-knit team of staff and...

Protecting Lake Simcoe

Once known as Canada's ice fishing capital, Lake Simcoe is Ontario's largest lake after the Great Lakes, boasting a surface area of approximately 744...

Ontario to Develop Plan to Protect Lake Simcoe

The Province of Ontario announced this week it is taking a major step to address the effects more than 200 years of human activity...

Projects to Protect Lake and Increase Potable Water in Orillia, Ont.

Two water infrastructure projects were unveiled Tuesday that will provide 17 per cent more potable water for the city of Orillia, Ont.Approximately $2.65 million...

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