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Severn Sound Environmental Association

Severn Sound Environmental Association

Severn Sound Environmental Association

 Celebrating 18 Years of Continued Success

  • North Bay in Severn Sound North Bay in Severn Sound
    North Bay in Severn Sound
  • One of several Islands North of Sturgeon Bay One of several Islands North of Sturgeon Bay
    One of several Islands North of Sturgeon Bay
  • An Aerial View of Severn Sound An Aerial View of Severn Sound
    An Aerial View of Severn Sound

 

The Severn Sound Environmental Association is a community success story. Effective partnerships are the key to environmental conservation and protection. We rely on these partnerships with municipalities, organizations and individuals to raise awareness and achieve conservation, environmental and stewardship targets.


 

2015 Funding Available

Lake Simcoe South-eastern Georgian Bay Community Stewardship Program

The Lake Simcoe South-eastern Georgian Bay Community Stewardship Program (CSP) is being offered to farm, non-farm, and shoreline landowners with property in the Severn Sound watershed area. The CSP provides education, support, and financial incentives to help implement water quality and other environmental improvement projects.

Projects may include:

  • replacement of failed septic systems
  • shoreline erosion control and restoration
  • stream and fisheries improvements
  • farm livestock exclusion fencing & nutrient diversions
  • wetland restoration & enhancement
  • tree & shrub plantings, naturalization projects
  • other water quality improvement initiatives

CSP Information Sheet: Description and Grant Information/Funding Rates

The Severn Sound Environmental Association is one of the partners collaborating on the Lake Simcoe & South-eastern Georgian Bay Community Stewardship Program. Funding for the program is provided through Environment Canada under the Lake Simcoe South-eastern Georgian Bay Clean Up Fund.


To find out about upcoming CSP workshops, or for more information about the CSP: 705-725-7523 or LSGBCSP@ontario.ca

Georgian Bay Water Levels

​Visit the Canadian Hydrgraphic Service Lake Huron Water Levels Web Site and Select Midland for Water Levels closest to Severn Sound.

Current Flood Information

Our Mission: To sustain environmental quality and to ensure continued protection through implementing a legacy of wise stewardship of Severn Sound and its tributaries.


 Find out about...

  • Invasive Species - Glossy Buckthorn Invasive Species - Glossy Buckthorn

    alien invasive species like Emerald Ash Borer and Giant Hogweed.
    Photo: Glossy Buckthorn (Rhamnus frangula)

  • SSEA Tree Planting SSEA Tree Planting


    tree planting projects that Severn Sound Environmental Association supports

  • Severn Sound Source Protection Authority Severn Sound Source Protection Authority

    Drinking Water Source Protection in the South Georgian Bay Lake Simcoe Source Protection Region and the
    Severn Sound Source Protection Authority