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by Ken Waller
Fri Jun 11, 2021 8:03 pm
Forum: Lake Conditions
Topic: Invasive Species Alert 11 Jun 21
Replies: 0
Views: 410

Invasive Species Alert 11 Jun 21

The invasive Eurasian Water Milfoil is spreading rapidly in Sharbot Lake, and large mats are beginning to clog up the lake much earlier than usual this year, especially near town. The unusually warm weather and lack of rain are speeding up all weed growth. Unfortunately, boats travelling through the...
by Ken Waller
Fri Apr 30, 2021 12:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Gypsy Moth Update 30 Apr 21
Replies: 0
Views: 2083

Gypsy Moth Update 30 Apr 21

Attached is some updated information on the gypsy moth infestation received via the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry (MNRF) that has been compiled by the Regional Forest Health Network (spearheaded by the Eastern Ontario Model Forest (EOMF)) in partnership with the Invasive Species Centre....
by Ken Waller
Thu Apr 08, 2021 7:24 pm
Forum: Central Frontenac
Topic: Township of Central Frontenac Burn and Fireworks Permits
Replies: 0
Views: 1418

Township of Central Frontenac Burn and Fireworks Permits

The Township of Central Frontenac has revised the Township's Burn and fireworks By-Law. A copy of the Township of CF Burn By-law #2021-21 can be found at https://icreate8.esolutionsgroup.ca/11140341_CentralFrontenac/en/living-here/burn-permits.aspx The attached notice from Jamie Riddell, A/Manager o...
by Ken Waller
Wed Sep 02, 2020 10:24 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Gypsy Moth Infestation
Replies: 3
Views: 6702

Re: Gypsy Moth Infestation

Gypsy Moth Caterpillars in Sharbot Lake The spring and early summer of 2020 saw the Gypsy Moth caterpillars infiltrate many Sharbot Lake properties and significantly consume the foliage on their trees. These caterpillars are not native to America and are much more worrying than tent caterpillars. Gy...
by Ken Waller
Tue Jun 23, 2020 12:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Gypsy Moth Infestation
Replies: 3
Views: 6702

Gypsy Moth Infestation

Gypsy Moth Invasion by Barbara Fradkin, SLPOA Environmental Issues Co-ordinator There is a huge gypsy moth infestation this spring, which not only creates a mess and defoliates the trees, but also weakens them, potentially killing them, and reduces the habitat and food supply of other wildlife. In t...
by Ken Waller
Thu Feb 06, 2020 3:24 pm
Forum: Newsletters, E-Flashes and Reports
Topic: Winter 2020 Newletter
Replies: 2
Views: 9529

Re: Winter 2020 Newsletter (& septic re-inspection)

Just received some great news, from my tax bill, no less. In a notice included with the tax bill, the Township has advised that the west basin of Sharbot Lake will be one of the lakes targeted for mandatory septic re-inspection (along with Hungry Lake) in 2020. If your property is scheduled for insp...
by Ken Waller
Mon Jul 15, 2019 12:25 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: 2019 Silent Auction
Replies: 0
Views: 18508

2019 Silent Auction

Hi Everyone, Once again the SLPOA executive has been hard at work reaching out to our many sponsors to obtain items for the auction. In addition we have had many individuals that have also provided donated items. Attached below is a listing of the items currently available. These range from maple sy...
by Ken Waller
Mon Jun 10, 2019 11:41 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: 2019 Annual SLPOA Photo Contest
Replies: 0
Views: 19151

2019 Annual SLPOA Photo Contest

It’s back for the 6th year! The Annual SLPOA Photo Contest What a year it has been in Central Frontenac! Every season has been camera-worthy, and with summer just around the corner, there will be more magical pictures. Why not enter that special photo (or three) in the SLPOA contest for a chance to ...
by Ken Waller
Sun Jul 29, 2018 7:24 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Results of the 2018 SLPOA Photo Contest
Replies: 0
Views: 13575

Results of the 2018 SLPOA Photo Contest

Hi Everyone, The 2018 Photo Contest is now concluded and it was a great success. We had 50 entries from 21 different individuals. See the attachment below for the winners and the judges comments. All the entered photos will be posted on the SLPOA website in the near future. Thank you to everyone who...
by Ken Waller
Thu Jul 12, 2018 1:09 pm
Forum: Calendar of Events
Topic: 2018 Annual General Meeting (AGM)
Replies: 0
Views: 19979

2018 Annual General Meeting (AGM)

The 2018 SLPOA AGM will be held on Saturday July 28th beginning at 10:00 am at St James Major Catholic Church, 14608 Road 38 in Sharbot Lake. The agenda is: Opening Welcome to members Introduction of SLPOA Executive Introduction of special guests Association Business 1. Adoption of the 2017 AGM Min...