Grindstone Park Links
Lake Winnipeg Monthly Water Levels:
Water Stewardship site
Precipitation Maps by a) Percentage of Normal Precipitation and b) Precipitation by mm from weather events.
LWRC: The Lake Winnipeg Research Consortium Inc. was founded in August 1998 to coordinate scientific research on Lake Winnipeg following evidence of water quality deterioration related to the 1997 Red River flood. The LWRC was incorporated in Manitoba in 2001 and received charitable status in 2008. Membership in the LWRC has grown to 32 agencies representing various government and university departments, and corporate and other groups.
Goals of the LWRC are to coordinate scientific research on Lake Winnipeg to gain a better understanding of the biological, chemical and physical processes that are critical to its well-being.
MACO: The Manitoba Association of Cottage Owners is an umbrella association of cottage, beach, ratepayers’ groups and individuals in Manitoba. It is an incorporated, non-profit association run by volunteers. It’s goal is to promote and advance the common interest of ratepayers in cottaging areas in Manitoba.
Native Orchid Conservation Inc.
Manitoba Government Website for lake related information:
To learn more about parks and Manitoba Conservation
Transport Canada – Boating Safety Information:
Snoman (Snowmobilers of Manitoba) Inc. is a non-profit organization representing 50 provincial snowmobiling clubs which maintain and groom over 12,000 km of Manitoba’s scenic trails.
Manitoba Department of Water Stewardship. Water testing (wells, septic systems and e-coli and algal testing) Weekly beach testing results published.
Eco-Network. Library, Mapping, discussion focus groups, workshops,‘ Green’ Gardening etc. 3rd floor MEC, 303 Portage Ave. Ph 947-6511
Canadian Parks and Wilderness. Follow link for publications ….Green Cottager Guide Quick reference edition.