News & Events

Ice safety

So important, but better still — stay off until the ice is really thick! Know the depth and the currents and springs that might make it thinner in spots.

Stormwater Management

Kawartha Conservation Kawartha Conservation prepares and publishes a variety of lake and environmental management plans to provide a scientific approach to protecting and managing the environment over the short and long terms. These plans involve detailed field inventories and water quality and quantity studies to identify natural features and factors… Read More

Starry Stonewort: New information

November 9, 2018:  Before the Scugog Lake Stewards determined that the new invasive alga starry stonewort had arrived and was taking over, lakes in Wisconsin and MIchigan were struggling with it. For an up to date report on what they have found and the problems that this new alga presents see: https://cdn.cloud1.cemah.net/wp-content/uploads/sites/63/2018/10/Starry-Stonewort-Invasive-Species-Field-Report-Fall-2018.pdf

2018 AGM and Information Session

Despite competition from a crucial Leaf’s playoff game, we had a good turn-out for our Annual General Meeting. Those who attended this well advertised event participated in choosing our new Board of Directors for 2018-2019.  Re-elected directors were: Patrick Bunting, Bill Eull, Tyler Harrington, Yan Michaud, Barbara Karthein and Ron… Read More

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… Read More

NEWEST INFORMATION ON PROGRESS, December 5, 2017

The public information session for the municipal environmental assessment process for the Lake Scugog Enhancement Project was held Tuesday December 5, at Scugog Memorial Library. The large crowd heard Jeff Doucette of GHD, the environmental engineering charged with developing the design, outline the plan and the various necessary steps that led to… Read More

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 Inc.www.lakescugogenhancement.ca    For further details please view the Notice attached and available at http://www.scugog.ca/en/township-office/resources/Notice-of-Public-Open-House—Dec-5-2017.pdf on the Township of Scugog’s website. If you have questions or require additional information please contact… Read More

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… Read More