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.

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.

You are invited to our  

2018 Annual General Meeting and Information Session


7 to 9 pm, April 19, 2018, Scugog Memorial Library, Port Perry, ON

Introduction of Directors 2017-2018

Minutes of the 2017 Annual General Meeting
2017 year end Financial Statements, appointment of auditors for 2018
Governance and Strategy for 2018

Nomination of Directors for 2018 and positions
New board nominees
Election of Directors


Dr. Andrea Kirkwood, Aquatic Ecologist, and Tyler Harrow-Lyle, , U.O.I.T.,
Climate as a potential driver of water quality and algal abundance in Lake Scugog: Comparison of wet and dry years (2016 & 2017)”.

Debbie Balika, Water Quality Specialist, “Near shore citizen science studies, 2017” 

Barbara Karthein,
 “Lake Week and other summer events”

Tyler Harrington, Director – Fisheries, Scugog Lake Stewards,
2018 Walleye Watch”

Rob Messervey, Fundraising Team, Healthy Lake Scugog Steering Committee,
 “Lake Scugog Enhancement Project”  

Closing Remarks – Barbara Karthein

Everyone is welcome! 

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 …