Blue Mountain Watershed Trust Foundation
Collingwood, ON

Education and researchEnvironmentCommunity development

Charity information

(705) 445-0357
Po Box 605, Collingwood ON, L9Y4E8

1) Monitor land use in our area of interest (including Niagara Escarpment) and Municipal and Provincial policies to protect environmentally sensitive lands. Make presentations to LPAT and Municipal councils. 2) Involvement to negotiating restrictions on aggregate and quarry operations in Niagara Escarpment. 3) Presenting showings of environmental and social justice films six times per year. 4) Water quality monitoring for phosphorous, sediments and pesticides. Goal is to educate land owners and protect Nottawasaga Bay. 5) Developed and requested Municipalities and Conservation authorities to develop a plan to protect and preservce Silver Creek.

1) Partner with conservation authorities on elementary school environmental education program. 2) Engage students and other volunteers in tree planting. 3) Host "See the Salmon Run" event to inform and engage the community.