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Looking forward to looking backward on the water – July 11 2014 – The Muskokan by Greg Wilkinson

11 July 2014
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Respective Boating – June 27 2014 – The Parry Sound North Star – by Sarah Bissonette

27 June 2014
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The sound of boating in Muskoka – June 13 2014 – The Muskokan

13 June 2014
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Let’s talk about your boating behaviour by Ann McDiarmid

30 May 2014

  The following article appeared on May 30th, 2014 in The Muskokan (page 5 & 7) and in the Bracebridge Examiner.   Let’s talk about your boating behaviour by Ann McDiarmid  

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Gathering held to discuss how to keep lakes safe and quiet by Mary Beth Hartill Muskoka Weekender April 16th 2014

16 April 2014

The following article appeared in the Muskoka Weekender on April 16th, 2014 Gathering held to discuss how to keep lakes safe and quiet 

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Boat Sound Tutorial – Sandy Currie Chair, Policy & Research, Safe Quiet Lakes

16 March 2014

Background The sound that one hears when a powerboat passes by is influenced by: The speed of the vessel. The load carried in the vessel. The location of the load carried in the vessel. The shape of the hull of the vessel. The “drag” or “windage” of the superstructure of the vessel as it moves…

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2013 Survey Results Detailed Report

23 August 2013

Read the 2013 Survey Results Detailed Report PDF

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2013 Survey Results Summary Report

23 August 2013

Read the 2013 Survey Results Summary Report PDF

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OPP – Canoeing Safety

8 June 2013

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Boaters: remember to have a lifejacket for each rider

8 June 2013

by Stephannie Johnson, The Parry Sound Beacon Star – Friday, June 7th, 2013 – page 3A No life jacket charges – Police laid charges against a Norfolk County man after his boat was stopped on Whitefish Lake at 12:13 p.m. on June 1.  The 36-year-old was charged with no life jacket under the Canada Shipping Act. The same charges were laid on June…

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