Property Details

Size: 6.04 acres

Location: Lake of Bays

Year Acquired: 2012

Wetland: 2 acres

Shoreline: 1000 feet

 

Property Info

This property includes significant wetland features along Waddis Creek Marsh Heritage Site which is designated by the District Municipality of Muskoka. The wetland comprises both open water marsh and shrub thicket along the banks of the creek. Dominant species include speckled alder, winterberry holly, sweet gale, and leatherleaf. The wetland also includes large areas of open sedge marsh and some patches of floating aquatic vegetation. The forested area is dominated by white cedar and hemlock. These habitats provide homes for reptile and bird species at risk.