Annual General Meeting – Thurs. 23 Nov. 2023

Barbara Zimmerman Come find out in more detail what your Watershed Trust has been up to. Thursday 23 November, 7:00pm...at the Collingwood Brewery! Our Guest Speaker this year is Barbara Zimmerman, PhD of Clarksburg, a bona fide boots-on-the-ground conservation hero in the Brazilian Amazon. Don't miss it...no RSVP required.

See The Salmon 2023

(Photography by Duncan Bristow) A warm and sunny Saturday September 30 saw our 14th annual See the Salmon event, a celebration with 250+ people in attendance at the Foley farm. We featured conservation experts from the Nottawasaga Valley Conservation Authority, Georgian Bay Forever, The Pollinators, and the Georgian Triangle Anglers’ Association who shared their knowledge of fish migration and spawning, in an on-stream interactive format. There was also a giant inflatable [...]

Be the Change 2023 – Our Most Successful Season to Date

(Submitted by Kathleen Knoll) Our BTC Film Series Season 15 line up was scheduled to coordinate with seasonal and monthly celebrations.  Our film screenings coincided with events such as International Women’s Day in March and Earth Day in April. Our goal this year was to guide our audience to resources and to the many community groups and organizations in the area, and to shift focus from problem-based thinking to a solution-based [...]

Collingwood See The Salmon Run Event Saturday, September 30th

Saturday September 30th 2023 10am-2pm 609830 Side Rd 12 The Blue Mountains, ON L9Y 0P5 (Just west of the intersection of 6th Street and Grey Road 19, also known as Osler Bluff Road) Come join us! Last time 300+ adults and 150+ children attended and everyone loved it! Wear your boots. This year we have more fun than ever and plenty of on-site parking. Watch spawning salmon on a self-guided [...]

Be The Change Film Series – Season 15

The 15th season promises to be a great one, extending from January to November 2023. Presented by Chestnut Park Real Estate / Georgian Bay Group, BTC’s environmentally- and socially-conscious movies will screen indoors at 7pm: $12 / $7 / $0 for general, student and under 12 admission. “You may think you know a lot about what we’re doing to the environment, wildlife and our world as a whole, both good and bad,” says Kathleen Knoll, [...]

BMWT Marches Against Bill 23!

The Blue Mountain Watershed Trust continues our fight against Bill 23 and its plan to bulldoze our wetlands and green spaces,  joining the Protest Rally in Stayner on Saturday Nov 26th outside MPP  Brian Saunderson's office. Together with our sister environmental groups, we marched against Bill 23's plan to develop the Greenbelt and strip Nottawasaga Conservation Authority of the power to refuse sprawl and developments which will destroy wetlands and other conservation lands. https://youtu.be/cWKCnbj3WYs