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Media Release: The Creeks Project takes root in Sunnidale Park

Lake Simcoe to benefit from Barrie and Innisfil Creeks Campaign The Creeks Project takes root in Sunnidale Park – First project under four-year bid to improve Lovers, Barrie and Hewitt’s Creeks Newmarket – May 13, 2013 –   Despite the cool weather, many Barrie residents came out to plant trees and enjoy eco-activities at Sunnidale Park [...]

2019-01-27T19:32:47+00:00May 13th, 2013|

New LSCF campaign to fund multi-year The Creeks Project

Campaign aims to fund multi-year creeks restoration project May 11 Campaign Launch of The Creeks Project in Barrie NEWMARKET, ON – May 7, 2013 – The Lake Simcoe Conservation Foundation (LSCF) is launching a fundraising campaign to support community-focused projects over the next four years in the Barrie and Innisfil subwatersheds.  The projects will focus [...]

2013-05-14T10:35:27+00:00May 7th, 2013|

Spring is here (really it is!) so purchase your Royal Lake Simcoe Chair soon!

Lake Simcoe has its own “Royal Lake Simcoe Chair”  When you purchase you are also supporting the environmental protection of the Lake Simcoe watershed. Thanks to the Best Adirondack Chair Company for redesigning the famous Muskoka Chair using the “swoosh” of our logo that mimics the waves of Lake Simcoe. They are beautiful and have been decorated [...]

2019-01-27T19:32:47+00:00April 12th, 2013|

New Home Owners in Brookfield Homes’ Aurora Community to Receive Warm Welcome Home

Brookfield Homes joins LSCF program that inspires increased environmental health and awareness NEWMARKET  – For over 50 years, Brookfield Homes has built a reputation of excellence by building quality new homes across Southern Ontario. Brookfield’s Save Green Program puts the best energy saving and indoor air quality enhancing technology in their homes. But they wanted [...]

2013-01-08T18:42:19+00:00January 8th, 2013|

Fundraising Committee Needs a Logo

Friends of Scanlon Creek launch logo design competition NEWMARKET  – Newly formed community group, Friends of Scanlon Creek Committee, are launching a logo design competition, appealing to local amateur and professional graphic artists in the Bradford West Gwillimbury area – selected designer wins bragging rights and a one year pass to Scanlon Creek Conservation Area! [...]

2019-01-27T19:32:47+00:00January 4th, 2013|

1st Annual Freezin’ For A Reason Polar Dip

Thanks to the 25 brave souls who plunged into Lake Simcoe at the Innisfil Beach Park on February 25th in our first annual Freezin’ For a Reason Polar Dip. Almost $12,000 was raised as dippers had fun while raising money for a great environmental cause. Funds raised from polar dippers will go to priority restoration, [...]

2019-01-27T19:32:48+00:00April 18th, 2012|