Healthy Communities from the Land to the Lake

Phragmites can have devastating effects on our wetlands and Lake Huron coastline. Learn more about Phragmites and the work that is being done to stop the spread of this invasive species.

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.
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.
A photo of a rain garden.


Rural and urban stewardship is piece of the puzzle

You are an important piece of the puzzle in the work to protect Lake Huron. This is true whether you live or work in the countryside or in a village, town or city.