Summer JOB Posting In Georgian Bay
The Honey Harbour Association in partnership with Georgian Bay Forever is looking for 2 summer students to act as Ambassadors in fighting invasive Phragmites.
Honey Harbour primarily, Go Home Lake, and Cognashene in Georgian Bay
How do I find out more?
Read about the qualifications, and how to apply at this link.
Great Lakes Economic Forum
The Council Of the Great Lakes Region (CGLR) is hosting this event. The Council’s third Great Lakes Economic Forum, presented this year by Toyota Canada, will bring together hundreds of industry executives, government officials, leading academics and members of the NGO community who have a stake in growing the economy in the Great Lakes and St. Lawrence Region safely and sustainably while improving the well-being of the region’s citizens.
April 24-26, 2017
How do I get involved?
Register and more at this link
Parry Sound Phragmites Workshop on April 28th. – JOIN the Fight!
GBF and partners the Georgian Bay Biosphere Reserve and the Ontario Phragmites Working Group are conducting a workshop for municipal staff and the community on managing invasive Phragmites.
When and where?
Friday April 28th, 2017 @8.45 am to 12.15 pm , FREE
Parry Sound - Canadore College.
Registration Required. To register, please visit this link at this link.
Multiple presentations, and break-out sessions for municipal and community members
See the event poster.
FYI: Georgian Bay Forever continues to work with communities to eliminate invasive Phragmites from Georgian's Bay Coastal wetlands (learn more)and is working on building a library of Georgian Bay's aquatic species to protect biodiversity that is threatened by invasives. Learn more.