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Scugog Lake Stewards Inc.

84 Water Street, P. O. box 1282, Port Perry, Ontario, Canada L9L 1A0.
An Incorporated Volunteer Charitable Organization

We would like to have you as a member of our organization to help understand and improve Lake Scugog.  See Become a Member/Make a Donation today! Your membership is vital to us as they pay for all the items necessary to keep us going with the best possible due diligence.

The more members we have, the bigger voice we have to protect and enhance the the lake. When you log on to ‘Become a Member’ you will also see how to donate to the Lake Scugog Enhancement Project or separately to our important lake research projects. Funds marked for these two endeavours are kept in dedicated accounts not accessible to the Stewards in general.

Be sure to also check out our Blog below for some of the latest news and media information related to the Scugog Lake Stewards. Contact us at today for more information! Be sure to look up and ‘like’ our regular posts on Facebook under Scugog Lake Stewards.  That is where you will get the most up-to-date information.



We are tentatively planning to meet on March 20th, 2018 at 7pm in Port Perry at the Scugog Memorial Library. If you would like to be part of this initiative please contact Tyler Harrington at  We hope to see you there! 

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Latest News

Durham Climate change symposium held in Scugog

Durham Climate Change Symposium, February 9th 2018 in Port Perry by Director Research, Scugog Lake Stewards Inc., Dr. Ron Porter The Stewards received an invitation from the Regional Municipality of Durham to attend this meeting and I attended on our behalf. It followed previous meetings resulting in detailed publications on the substance and response by the …

Lake Stewards’ latest newsletter

  YOU ARE PERSONALLY INVITEDand we hope to see you there!A project of Scugog Township in partnership with Kawartha Conservation and Scugog Lake Stewards    For further details please view the Notice attached and available at—Dec-5-2017.pdf on the Township of Scugog’s website. If you have questions or require additional information please contact Carol Coleman at 905-985-7346 x149 …

Public Open House for Lake Scugog Enhancement Project

YOU ARE INVITED TO THE Public Open House for the Class Environmental Assessment Lake Scugog Enhancement Project The details of this Public Open House are: December 5, 2017,  6:00 to 8:00 pm, with the presentation at 6:30 pm. Location: Scugog Memorial Public Library, 231 Water Street, Port Perry For further details please view the Notice …

Understanding toxic blue-green algae blooms

Lake Scugog has recently been identified by the MOECC as having a low level toxic algae bloom in the area off Kinsmen’s beach and the snowmobile ramp in Port Perry Bay. Specific conditions this year and a high existing level of nutrients in the lake have made it susceptible to the possibility of blooms of …

Understanding recent blue-green algae advisory in Lake Scugog

UNDERSTANDING RECENT BLUE-GREEN ALGAE ADVISORY IN LAKE SCUGOG As a result of questions from the Lake Stewards, Scugog Township, Durham Region Health, and the Ontario Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change (MOECC) have tested the waters adjacent to Palmer Park Beach and Joe Fowler Park, and found the presence of blue-green algae there. The …