Healthy Communities from the Land to the Lake

Partners included: Township of Lucan Biddulph; landowners in the Blake Drain watershed, St. Clair Region Conservation Authority (SCRCA); Upper Thames River Conservation Authority (UTRCA); Spriet Associates; and AG Hayter Contracting Ltd.

Healthy Communities from the Land to the Lake

Healthy Lake Huron - Clean Water, Clean Beaches is a concerted effort to address nuisance algae concerns and to promote safe and clean beaches and shorelines from Sarnia to Tobermory.

Six key watersheds have been identified as priorities for immediate action.  This group is now working together with local partners to develop and support the implementation of watershed management plans, with specific targeted actions, as well as monitoring and research, for each priority area.

More about who Healthy Lake Huron is

Water quality network celebrates 60 years

Environmental monitoring staff take water samples.


A province-wide network for monitoring of surface water quality in Ontario is celebrating its 60th anniversary in 2024.
  Restoration Supervisor Shannon Millar plans Cedar in the buffer around a wetland.


Landowner restores acres along Maitland River

'It has always been our vision to take care of the environment, as much as growing crops and livestock,' said Kate Procter.
A file photo of cover crops.


Cover crop grants for farmers in Lambton Shores

St. Clair Conservation and Ausable Bayfield Conservation have an incentive program available for farmers planning to plant cover crops this year.