Apply Now for Grants and Services

Apply Now for Grants and Services

We are pleased to invite you to apply to our grant programs and seek our expert advice with our consulting services. Our Grant Opportunities and Membership information for 2015 is now available online.  Our Project Grants program’s spring cycle deadline is approaching, applications are due March 31, 2015 We are […]

Ontario Reintroduces the Great Lakes Protection Act

Ontario Reintroduces the Great Lakes Protection Act

The Great Lakes Protection Act was reintroduced at Queen’s Park this week. If passed, this new law would help to ensure the healthy future of our Great Lakes waters. Freshwater Future Canada joins other conservation groups across Ontario in applauding the province for moving forward with this important legislation. The […]

Health of the Great Lakes is Key to the Economic Future of Ontario

Health of the Great Lakes is Key to the Economic Future of Ontario

Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne recently released her mandate letters to her Ministers, including one to Environment Minister Glen Murray.  The letter instructs the Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change on their priorities for the next four years.  Key amongst these is the development of a new long-term climate change […]

The Great Lakes Waterscape: Assessing the needs of the Ontario water community

The Great Lakes Waterscape: Assessing the needs of the Ontario water community

  The Ontario Great Lakes Need Assessment was an effort to explore how well the water community is working together, building on the recent national assessment documented in the report: “The Canadian Waterscape: Assessing the needs of Canada’s water leaders”. The current assessment was an opportunity to test the findings of the national […]

Jill Ryan Spends Time Helping Groups in Eastern Ontario

Jill Ryan Spends Time Helping Groups in Eastern Ontario

I just had the pleasure of spending two days working with stewardship and sustainability organizations in Eastern Ontario. We spent time discussing ways to conduct planning process in ways that don’t take too much time, don’t cost too much money, and yet provide common understanding of visions, mission, the work […]

New Webpage

Welcome to Freshwater Future Canada’s New Webpage!