Healthy shorelines are vital to healthy lakes. “Love Your Lake” (LYL) is a voluntary assessment and stewardship program for owners of properties on lakes. It promotes healthy shorelines and provides information on smart land management choices that will improve water quality, preserve wildlife habitat and support the vitality of their lake.
The Halifax Regional Municipality is advising residents that the blue-green algae risk advisory previously in effect for Williams Lake Beach in Cunard Pond has been lifted.
“Surveying Williams Lake during the summer was indeed a great experience meeting neighbours, local citizens and swimmers!” -Kelly Schnar
Kelly Schnare of the Love Your Lake program was on the water today for the Williams Lake shoreline property survey. Also, see a Sample Property Report.
The Williams Lake Conservation Company is partnering with the Canadian Wildlife Federation and Watersheds Canada to bring you their successful shoreline evaluation program, Love Your Lake.
In the coming days volunteers from the WLCC will be knocking on the doors of lakeshore property homes to distribute an information package about the Love Your Lake and a survey of your interests and thoughts on your use of the lake and your concerns