Our AGM is coming soon…

May 29, 2015

Annual Working Around Water Symposium a Success!

April 7, 2015
As part of the Shoreline Stewardship program, Muskoka Conservancy hosted their second annual “Working Around Water” Symposium for professionals in Muskoka on Tuesday, March 31st at Nipissing University in Bracebridge. The event brought together local professionals to hear about topics related to the health of our waterways, including the economics of shorelines, shoreline biology, erosion… View Article

Start planning your spring planting!

March 26, 2015
Order your plants before May 4th, 2015. Get more information about our 2015 native plant selection here.

Gravenhurst Winter Carnival!

March 6, 2015
On the 21st of February 2015, the Muskoka Conservancy team ran the Gravenhurst Winter Carnival famous bed race! We ran bravely and well and managed to clinch 4th place. Rick Mercer stopped by for a chat and a race as well!

February 2015 Muskoka Steward Newsletter

March 2, 2015
Click HERE to read the newsletter online. In this issue:  

Tribute to Bruce Litteljohn

December 5, 2014
The Muskoka environmental movement lost a great friend and advocate this year with the passing of Bruce Litteljohn.  Bruce retired to Muskoka and his beloved Canadian Shield fifteen years ago.  It was hardly a retirement as he immediately immersed himself in the various environmental issues of the day.  In his first year he joined the… View Article

November 2014 Muskoka Steward Newsletter

November 26, 2014
    Click here to read the newsletter online. In this issue:

Healthy Trees invasive species presentation from Woodlands and Wildlife Forest Festival

November 26, 2014
Are you concerned about invasive species on your Muskoka property? Check out this slideshow presentation that was delivered at the Woodlands and Wildlife Forest Festival in Huntsville, Ontario on November 14th, 2014.

GivingTuesday is coming up!

November 25, 2014
What is ? “GivingTuesday is a global day of giving. After the sales of Black Friday and Cyber Monday,GivingTuesday is a time to celebrate and encourage activities that support charities and non profits. Whether it’s making a donation, volunteering time, helping a neighbour or spreading the word, GivingTuesday is a movement for everyone who wants… View Article

Woodlands and Wildlife Forest Festival

October 17, 2014

We are now accepting entry for the Muskoka Conservancy Photo Contest!

September 11, 2014
  For more information about the Muskoka Conservancy Photo Contest and the Michael Foster Award, click here.

Celebration of life for Gerry Castelli

August 28, 2014
Earlier this year, Gerry Castelli passed away, yet another victim of cancer.  Gerry has been a valued member of our Technical Advisory Group (TAG Team) since the beginning of the TAG Team over a decade ago.  Quick to volunteer, hard working,  precise and just plain pleasant to work with are the words to describe Gerry. … View Article

Muskoka Steward – August 2014 Newsletter

August 13, 2014
To know what’s new at the Muskoka Conservancy, read our newsletter here!  

Muskoka Conservancy Award – Andrea Ross

June 25, 2014
The winner of this year’s Muskoka Conservancy Award went to Andrea Ross for her SPECTACULAR painting “Maple Lake Camping” (oil on canvas, 24″ x 30″). Congratulations! For more info on Andrea’s stunning work email her at: andreaross44@gmail.com

2014 Michael Foster Award winning photo!

June 24, 2014
  Congratulations to Rod Brazier for “Misty Marsh” on Doe Lake Road.

2014 AGM

May 30, 2014
Read the 2013 financial report here.

Have a fresh one and support the Muskoka Conservancy!

May 28, 2014
Thank you to Muskoka Brewery and Dara Howell for their hard work to help Muskoka Conservancy. Congrats on the new brew….we can’t wait to give it a taste! Click on the picture to see Dara Howell in action at the Muskoka Brewery!

Photo contest, Michael Foster award!

May 7, 2014
We have chosen and contacted our winner of the Michael Foster award! The winner is to be announced at the AGM on May 31st at the Muskoka Bay Club, Gravenhurst. We deeply thank all the contest participants for their beautiful images of Muskoka!

April 10, 2014
[slideshow custom=1]   At the Muskoka Conservancy we believe in working with our community to create and support a vibrant Muskoka that honours the traditions of the community and protects our natural spaces. We work with an amazing group of volunteers, landowners, and supporters to protect our legendary landscape through acquisition, private land stewardship, and… View Article

Muskoka Conservancy and Muskoka Lakes Association Join Forces to Protect Shorelines

July 29, 2013
Thanks to a two-year $113,000 OTF Grant News: Muskoka Conservancy and the Muskoka Lakes Association (MLA) are launching a new collaborative project to create a flagship shoreline stewardship program that will build community-wide awareness of water quality issues and shoreline management options. The collaborative announced a two-year $113,000 grant from the Ontario Trillium Foundation (OTF)… View Article


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