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Covid-19 Update – May 10

Late yesterday, the Province of Ontario officially allowed marinas to open to service seasonal residents only. Please see GBA’s post: https://georgianbay.ca/news/breaking-news-on-marinas-opening-for-seasonal-customers-only.  Note that the primary purpose confirmed by the Ontario government for allowing ...

GBA President’s Letter – Access to Seasonal Properties

COVID-19 and Access to Seasonal Residences:A time to be supportive and patient  Dear Presidents of GBA Member Associations, As I write this in mid-April, we know that stringent provincial measures to control COVID-19 will continue until at least mid-May if not longer, and social distancing and other ...

Covid-19 Update

We are writing with an update on Covid-19’s impact on the Bay of Islands. As you may already know, in an effort to curb the spread of COVID-19 and reduce additional stress on already limited northern Ontario health resources, the Premier of Ontario and Chief Public Health Officer of Canada are ...

2020 La Cloche Art Show POSTPONED to 2021

After careful consideration, it is with regret that the 43rd La Cloche Art Show scheduled for July 4th -12th 2020 will be canceled due to Covid-19. The health and safety of all the volunteers, artists and attendees is of paramount importance. All of your hard work and dedication to this well loved ...

Water Quality Data 2019

Justin Montgomery has prepared the final graphs for 2019.  Click on the title above to see the graphs.

Laurentian Legacy – Pets & Poetry wanted!!!

CALLING ALL CATS, DOGS, RABBITS, PARROTS, and others: Have your people email a photo of you along with your name ASAP to marianne.g.schafer@gmail.com for inclusion in Laurentide Legacy Part 2.  The book will not be complete without the addition of pets like you who make the Bay so enjoyable for their ...

Ward 1 Update

It’s been a busy year for Ward 1 and its residents have once again shown how much they care about the future of their islands and Bay.     There was a successful application by NEMI last year for funding to do a shoreline clean-up in both McGregor Bay and Bay of Islands – our Love […]

Phighting Phragmites

July 31- Today we had another successful Phragmites cut. It is getting a bit easier each year as we weaken the root system.  Had an amazing crew today urged on by Michael Dewson and Ann Atkey:  Dan Galipeau from Pig Island brought his roofing harness and wielded the power cutter, Ed Diehl who ended ...

MINUTES OF THE FISHER HARBOUR LIAISON COMMITTEE MEETING

 Click on the title above to see the report. 9:00 a.m., June 19, 2019, Anchor Inn, Little Current, ON PRESENT:  NEMI:Al MacNevin BICA:Ted Cowan MBA:Gerry Quinn, John Woodrooffe, Elizabeth Quinn FISHER WAVY (FW):Jeff Wallace, Jamie Wallace, Bryan Dixon, Malcolm Croskery, Phil Annett, Léa Kurkimaki ...

Fisher Harbour Water Quality Monitoring Update June 2019

 Click on the title above to see the report.