Invasive Phragmites (European Common Reed) is an invasive plant causing damage to Ontario's biodiversity, wetlands and beaches. Invasive Phragmites is a perennial grass that has been damaging ecosystems in Ontario for decades. It is not clear how it was transported to North America from its native home in Eurasia.
With the start of another year, we thought we would take a look back at some of the past actions the Muskoka Lakes Association has untaken on behalf of cottagers.
We've created a special edition of ShoreLines highlighting some of the actions we've taken on your behalf.
We've released the results of our 2015 water monitoring program including our second stage water quality monitoring in the village of Minett. Our testing in 2013 and 2014 showed elevated E.coli levels in some of the areas around Minett and Wallace Bay.