Construction for Highway 28 and Peterborough County Road 4
Wednesday April 25, 2018With summer around the corner; we thought you might want to know of the upcoming construction planned so you can plan your road travel accordingly.
Results of the 2018 FOCA Annual General Meeting and Spring Seminar
Thursday March 29, 2018
Free Radon Test Kits Available
Thursday November 30, 2017News Release November 30, 2017: Free Radon Test Kits AvailableFree Radon Test Kits Available Through...
2017 Loon Observations on Jack Lake
Wednesday November 29, 2017Loon observations recorded during the 2017 season have recently been summarized. This includes four lake wide surveys as well as numerous other random observations.
PETERBOROUGH FAMILY HEALTH TEAM SEEKS ALL AVENUES TO SUPPORT PRIMARY H
Friday November 24, 2017PETERBOROUGH FAMILY HEALTH TEAM SEEKS ALL AVENUES TO SUPPORT PRIMARY HEALTHCARE IN APSLEYPETERBOROUGH, ON – The residents of Apsley continue to wait for a new family doctor to establish a medical...
FOCA Lake Associations Video
Thursday November 16, 2017"Lake Associations”
2017 Petroglyphs Christmas Bird Count
Monday November 06, 2017Each year the Peterborough Field Naturalists (PFN), conduct a Christmas Bird Count around Jack Lake. Participants spend the day visiting various habitats within a designa...
2017 Turtle Report
Wednesday October 04, 2017Did you know that most of the turtle species found in Ontario have been designated as "species at risk?" For the fourth consecutive year, Jack Lake volunteers have participated in
A Summary of 2017 Environmental Initiatives in the Jack Lake Area
Wednesday October 04, 20172017 was a busy year on Jack Lake in terms of environmental initiatives. Many of these activities would not have been possible without the involvement and participation of numerous volunteers. To view a summary of 2017 environmental projects ...
FOCA needs your feedback - Survey about cottage country opportunities
Wednesday October 04, 2017
2017 Algae Survey
Thursday August 03, 2017Dear Lake Resident: You are invited toparticipate in a survey that seeks your opinion on the health of your lake.Your perspectives will help government and other management agencies evaluatekey issues relevant to impr...
2017 Regatta Schedule
Sunday July 30, 2017Here is a link to the 2017 Regatta schedule and Boat Parade. Come on out! Note - we will be accepting donations for The North Kawartha Food Bank of non-perishable food items at the Regatta. The...
The Most Effective Ways to Help Loons on Jack Lake this Summer
Thursday July 20, 2017Did you know that about 95% of the world’s Common Loon population breeds in Canada. Summer is a critical period for Common Loons. At this time, loons are incubating eggs and raising their vulnerable young. The results of Bird Studies Canada’s Can...
JLA Kids Fishing Derby 2017
Thursday June 15, 2017The hugely popular Derby had over 125 kids last year!
LOON SURVEY VOLUNTEERS NEEDED!
Sunday May 28, 2017Volunteers from the Jack Lake Association have been involved in the Canada Lakes Loon Survey since 1982. Each year, lakewid...
LAKE HEALTH SEMINAR JUNE 24TH
Thursday May 25, 2017Information session on two of the most important issues affecting the health of our lake - Septic Health and Shoreline Health. Saturday June 24th 830am at NKCC.
HBM On Water Sructures
Monday May 08, 2017HBM Passes By-Law Pretaining to On-Water Structures.1. By-lawNo.2017-050 has the following purpose and...
Jack's Lake History Book Annnouncement
Friday May 05, 2017CELEBRATING CANADA’S 150TH! As the entire country looks forward to honouring Canada’ss...
Real Estate Fixes Could Hurt Cottagers
Wednesday April 19, 2017The provincial government has proposed increases to the capital gains taxes applicable on the disposition of real property as one of the options to address overheated (Toronto) real estate prices. The Federation of Ontario Cottagers, of which the...
Canada 150 Celebrations in North Kawartha
Saturday January 14, 2017Canada 150 Community Leaders Network Participation North Kawartha Council announces its participation in the Canada 150 Community Leaders network. Mayor Woodcock, Councillor Amyotte and Alana Solman, CAO have been...