Welcome to Huron Shores’ Environmental Initiatives

At Huron Shores, we are committed to protecting and preserving our natural environment. Through various programs and community efforts, we aim to promote sustainability, enhance water quality, and engage residents in environmental stewardship. Join us in making a positive impact on our local ecosystem.

Policies and Best Practices

Tree Canopy Policy
Huron Shores Invasive Species Resources

Did you know that the Huron Shores has an Environmental Advisory Committee? They are dedicated to environmental initiatives, protection and about engaging with the public. Meeting times are posted online, you are welcome to tune in. Contact us anytime with ideas, thoughts and collaboration!

NEW for 2024! Food Cycler Program

Our Environmental Advisory Committee partnered with the Town of Thessalon’s Sustainability Through Environmental Practices team for a groundbreaking composting pilot program!

  • This exclusive opportunity began March 18, 2024 to 50 residents in Huron Shores and the Town of Thessalon!
  • Experience the joy of composting and contribute to a greener future! 🌿🍃♻
  • Be part of an innovative environmental initiative
  • Enjoy the benefits of composting at a lower cost, thanks to the support of the Environmental Advisory Committee.
Interested? Here’s how to get involved:

Lakes and Water Protection

Central Algoma Freshwater Coalition – check out their 2023 Fall Newsletter and 2024 Spring Newsletter

Big Basswood Lake Association – get the latest news here.

Grants and Rebates


Fishing, WIldlife, Hunting and related Ministry Information from the Government of Ontario

Stay tuned, more to come! 🙂

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