The Volunteer Instructions for E coli testing this year are available here and also on the Resources page. Note the E coli sampling dates have changes, due to the calendar shifting and the reduction to only five sample dates this year. The payment form for E coli is front and centre with new contact information, and payment is due by July 15, 2022.
The SGS Lab Chain of Custody form for 2022 is available here. Please do not use CofC forms from previous years. Remember to give SGS at least 3 days notice for bottle pick up, as in 2021, due to COVID. CofC forms are provided by the lab along with the bottles. Email contact information is provided for SGS Lakefield on the Annex A page of the instructions. All samples for 2022 are taken to the SGS Lakefield lab.
The video of the Spring 2022 meeting is now available by clicking on the Meeting Videos on the upper right menu. The Fall 2021 AGM video has also been added to that page.
The 2021 report, “Lake Stewardship in Action” is now available here or on the Published Material page. The printed versions were received just prior to the Spring Meeting on May 14th, and are being distributed for pick up at many locations in the area. Stay tuned for an update where they are available and how to get bulk copies for distribution to your Lake Association.
You are cordially invited to join us for our 2022 Kawartha Lake Stewards Association Annual Spring Meeting! Due to current Covid-19 conditions this will be a virtual meeting. Please follow this link to register at the Eventbrite site. The link to join the Zoom meeting will be sent to you before the meeting. Even though it’s a virtual meeting we’d really love to see you!
Carol Cole, Secretary. If you have trouble accessing the meeting please contact Carol.Cole@klsa.info
Go to the Dockside Chat page to watch the latest chat,
Mike Dolbey: Master of Citizen Science
The minutes of the 2020 AGM are available here for review and approval at the 2021 AGM. See you Saturday Oct 2nd at 10am.
Join us for our AGM on October 2nd and find out what KLSA has been up to this year. The meeting notice is HERE and includes the Zoom link to join the session remotely. We are having our second “Dockside Chat” in addition to the usual required reports to the membership. Look forward to seeing you via zoom on Oct 2nd.
The 2020 Total Phosphorus, Secchi depth and Calcium results have been released by the Ministry of the Environment, Conservation and Parks. Here are the results for the KLSA area.
The Volunteer Instructions for LPP and E coli testing this year are available here. Note the E coli sampling dates have changes, mostly to follow the calendar shifting. The payment form for E coli is front and centre with new contact information, and payment is due by July 15, 2021.
The SGS Lab Chain of Custody form for 2021 is available here. Please do not use CofC forms from previous years. Remember to give SGS at least 3 days notice for bottle pick up, as in 2020, due to COVID. CofC forms are provided by the lab along with the bottles. Email contact information is provided for SGS Lakefield on page 2 of the instructions. All samples for 2021 are taken there.