The Urban and Rural Stormwater Improvements (URSI) for Lake Huron project will complete nine stormwater improvement projects over three years (2018-2020) in Ausable Bayfield watersheds along Lake Huron’s southeast shore.
Posted: Wednesday, October 24, 2018
Some of the 58 new EcoAction Community Funding Program projects across Canada are taking place along or near the southeast shore of Lake Huron.
Posted: Thursday, October 18, 2018
Community members in the Lambton Shores priority watershed area continued to show their commitment to keeping Lake Huron clean when 20 volunteers picked up garbage at Ipperwash Beach on Saturday, September 8, 2018.
Posted: Tuesday, September 25, 2018
The Species at Risk Farm Incentive Program (SARFIP) is back for 2018. Eligible best management practices and projects encompass activities around croplands, grasslands, shorelines, stream banks, wetlands, and woodlands.
Posted: Friday, May 11, 2018
Huron County landowners and community groups have, with support of Huron Clean Water Project, completed close to 2,700 protects to protect local water quality. The value of the projects is more than $10 million. That's good for water and the economy.
Posted: Wednesday, May 2, 2018
More than 175 volunteers collected 1,072 pounds of trash, on Saturday, April 21, 2018, from the Main Beach in Goderich and the banks of the Maitland River.
Posted: Friday, April 27, 2018
Lake levels are the highest they have been in years. These higher-than-average lake levels, combined with rain, high winds and wave action lead to erosion at the base of the bluffs and an increase in gully erosion in some areas.
Posted: Tuesday, April 24, 2018
A March 2018 Monthly Water Level Bulletin, from Fisheries and Oceans Canada and Environment and Climate Change Canada, said water levels in the Great Lakes are above the long-term average for this time of year and above the level of Chart Datum.
Posted: Friday, April 20, 2018
There has been considerable interest in rain gardens since demonstration gardens went in at Pioneer Park in Bayfield, said Hope Brock, Healthy Watersheds Technician with Ausable Bayfield Conservation.
Posted: Wednesday, February 14, 2018
Landowners plant tens of thousands of trees locally; Funding may be available to help cover some of the costs.
Posted: Friday, February 2, 2018
Brandon Lemieux loved to walk along the beach and he helped to keep the beach clean. He passed away on September 16, 2016. Brandon's mother, Susan, wished to honour her son's memory.
Posted: Friday, September 22, 2017
Volunteers combed about 2.5 kilometres (km) of the beach and volunteers collected and removed nearly 10 kilograms (kg) of garbage.
Posted: Friday, September 15, 2017
The importance of protecting dunes and soil health was shared by two knowledgeable presenters at Dunes and Gardens Workshop.
Posted: Friday, September 15, 2017
The Healthy Lake Huron: Clean Water, Clean Beaches Partnership is now providing regular news updates digitally. The Partnership has also added a new YouTube channel and Labour Day weekend, 2017 we launched an upgraded new, mobile-friendly website
Posted: Saturday, September 2, 2017
Ipperwash Beach and Dunes Phragmites Spading Day. The team spent 6 hours removing Phragmites and white sweet clover from the dunes along a 2.7 km stretch between West Ipperwash Road and Army Camp Road in Lambton Shores.
Posted: Friday, August 25, 2017
Second year of Huron County Clean Water Project's cover crops incentive category surpasses surprising success of first year
Posted: Wednesday, July 26, 2017
Faulty septic systems are hazardous to your health, the environment...and your wallet.
Posted: Saturday, July 8, 2017
Geographer, filmmaker, and Great Lakes sampling project co-leader provides warning about harmful microplastics but offers examples of people stepping forward to clean up Great Lakes.
Posted: Friday, April 7, 2017
Bayfield and area residents learn about rain gardens at workshop for homeowners
Posted: Monday, March 27, 2017