Conservation Committee

The goal of the Conservation Committee is to protect the health of the natural environment of the lakes and the ecological communities that inhabit them, to manage the natural resources, and to record the social life on Kahshe and Bass Lakes.

Lake Steward

  • Test the water and report to the membership
  • Research and communicate by way of the web site and the newsletter.

    Heritage Lands

    • Monitor and support the activities of the Muskoka Conservancy
    • Work with residents to find ways of preserving ecologically significant lands
    • Minimize to the extent possible, shoreline disturbance and destruction from future development
    • Encourage the re-naturalization of shorelines.

    Healing Waters and KLRA Archives

      • Make Healing Waters available through the Boutique
      • Continue to accept cottage stories and make them available online
      • Add to the on line archive site.

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        Kahshe Lake Conservation Committee

        Conservation Goals:
        1. To take a long range view of environmental matters concerning the lake, including, but not limited to, Lake Stewardship.
        2. To continue the work of recording social and historical events for posterity.
        3. To provide knowledge and information on the background of historical perspective on the KLRA and its procedures, and by so doing to act as the preservers of corporate memory.



         Rob Abbott  Member
         Clare Henderson  Secretary, and Editor, The History Project
         Greig Holder  Member
         George Lindsay  Member
           Kahshe Heritage Lands
         Bob Reyburn  Chair; Town and District Liaison Committee
         Ron Pearson  Member, and Lake Steward
         Meeting Date                     Minutes, Conservation Committee 2013 Forward
        Latest Minutes at the top.
         Aug 8, 2019  Kahshe Conservation Committee (KCC) Minutes August 8, 2019-RP.docx
         July 2018  Kahshe Conservation Committee (KCC) Minutes July 2018-RP.docx
         August 8, 2017

        Kahshe Conservation Committee (KCC) Minutes August 2017.docx

         August 10, 2016  ConsCommMinutes August 10, 2016.docx
         July 23, 2015  Minutes KLCC July 23, 2015.rtf
         August 18, 2014  Minutes KLCC August 18, 2014.pdf
         July 7, 2014  Kahshe Conservation Committee (KCC) Minutes July 7, 2014-RP (1).pdf
         August 20, 2013  MInutes KLCC August 20, 2013.pdf

        Kahshe Lake Ratepayers' Association (1994) Inc. (KLRA)
        PO Box 1318, Gravenhurst, ON, Canada, P1P 1V5
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