News Releases

Save The Date: 27th Annual Conservation Dinner on Wednesday, May 27th, 2015


October 2nd, 2014|

Downtown Barrie B.I.A.’s “Curb Appeal” Event to Benefit the Lake Simcoe Watershed

September 10, 2014 –

An Outdoor Dining Experience is almost SOLD OUT!

Tickets are almost sold out for downtown Barrie’s second annual “Curb Appeal” event on Friday, September 19, 2014, which showcases the best in downtown Barrie restaurants.

Located at the beautiful city dock at Bayfield and Simcoe Streets, experience 5 courses prepared by 5 chefs. Its one amazing meal!  […]

September 10th, 2014|

Geranium Homes: Showcasing Environmental Initiatives in the Lake Simcoe Watershed

August 1, 2014 – Geranium Corporation has been a key player in Ontario’s home building and land development industry for over 30 years. Established in 1977 as a residential builder, Geranium is a fully integrated land development company with a complimentary home building division. Geranium’s approach to development and community building is evolving along with […]

August 1st, 2014|

26th Annual Conservation Dinner – is now SOLD OUT! Please contact the Foundation office to be waitlisted

The 26th Annual Conservation Dinner will be held on Wednesday, June 11, 2014, at The Manor at Carrying Place Golf Club in King and is now SOLD OUT! The Conservation Dinner is our annual signature fundraising event that supports priority restoration, protection and educational programs and projects in our Lake Simcoe watershed.

There are still opportunities for “Watershed for Life” Evening […]

April 9th, 2014|

The Impact of Your Support: Thanks For A Great 2013

Finally, Spring Has Sprung! 
Let’s all breathe a collective sigh of relief (and fresh outdoor air) as the snow starts to melt and the grass starts to peek out from under its cold winter blanket. As our thoughts move to backyard clean up and tending to our gardens, lets all remember to take care of mother […]

April 8th, 2014|

Spring Has Sprung! Register Now for Bird Watching Workshops at Scanlon

 An Introduction to Bird Watching
Saturday April 26 and Saturday May 24, 2014

Learn the basics about local birds, try out binoculars, sample bird books, & see smartphone applications.
Come for just the walk, just the talk, or both!
Take a walk with an experienced “Birder” from 7:30 a.m. to 8:45 a.m.
Come for the slide show, bird books and […]

April 8th, 2014|

Your Feedback Needed! Scanlon Creek Conservation Area User Survey

Scanlon Creek Conservation Area
User Survey
Have you been to Scanlon Creek Conservation Area in Bradford lately? If you have (or even if its been awhile), Lake Simcoe Region Conservation Authority (LSRCA) wants to hear from you!

Take their user survey at for your chance to win a $100 gift certificate to Spinsanity Cycles bike shop in […]

February 10th, 2014|

Friends of Scanlon Creek Win Conservation Award!

We are thrilled to announce that on Thursday November 7, 2013 the Friends of Scanlon Creek won the Pioneering Green Communities Award at LSRCA’s Conservation Awards night for all their tireless work to revitalize Scanlon Creek.
Pioneering Green Communities Award
New in 2013 is the Pioneering Green Communities Award. Open to individuals or groups who have completed a […]

November 14th, 2013|

Media Release: Conservation Foundation Achieves Highest Standards for Public Confidence

Conservation Foundation Meets Highest Standards for Public Confidence
Lake Simcoe Conservation Foundation achieves Imagine Canada accreditation 
Newmarket – August 14, 2013 – The Lake Simcoe Conservation Foundation (LSCF) is thrilled to announce it is now accredited by Imagine Canada, through their highly- distinguished Standards Program for charitable and nonprofit organizations. 

“The accreditation process was very rigorous and […]

August 14th, 2013|

Thank You Lefroy Fire Department: Donation to LSCF

Lake Simcoe Conservation Foundation is very pleased to announce the donation of $1,500 by the Lefroy Fire Department on May 23.  Andy Dickie of the Lefroy Fire Department presented the cheque to President Debby Beatty, which came from the proceeds from their annual perch fishing derby in February.

Thank You Lefroy Fire Department!

May 30th, 2013|