Friends of Lake Laurentian - In the News

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MEDIA RELEASE - May 20, 2015

Sign Plan Launched today at the Lake Laurentian Conservation Area:

SUDBURY – Conservation Sudbury, in partnership with Union Gas, unveiled its new sign at the entrance to the Lake Laurentian Conservation Area earlier today.

New Conservation Sudbury sign

In Photo: Marc Tonelli of Union Gas and Ward 1 Councillor Mark Signoretti, Chairperson of the Friends of Lake Laurentian, look on as the new entrance sign is revealed.

Patrons building bridges to Sudbury's natural environment

By: Heather Green-Oliver - Sudbury Northern Life - Sept. 10, 2013

Herve and Ursula Sauve are avid travellers and have seen many beautiful places around the world, but when it comes to Sudbury, the couple says there's no better place to be.

Herve, 71, and Ursula, 63, said they are proud to live in a city that offers 330 lakes and peaceful green spaces so centrally located.

Friends of Lake Laurentian ribbon cutting

Summer's End Trail Romp

Friday September 20, 2013

Conservation Sudbury and the Friends of Lake Laurentian are celebrating the change of season with an event they're calling "The Summer's End Trail Romp". Lin Gibson is the chair of Conservation Sudbury. She visited our studio and gave us some details about the event. 
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Conservation Area trails to receive facelift

By: Sudbury Northern Life Staff, July 07, 2013

Earth Day Canada grant funds project,

Lake Laurentian Earth DayConservation Sudbury’s Bridging the Gaps project has received an Earth Day Canada Community Environment Fund grant, which it will use to restore and repair the highly used trail network at the Lake Laurentian Conservation Area.

Bridges, boardwalks and interpretive signs will be constructed and installed throughout the 50 kilometres of trail in the area. READ MORE...

Wheels in motion for Friends of Lake Laurentian

By Laura Young, Special to Sudbury Star, Monday, October 15, 2012

As it goes in Sudbury, if you build it, they will come.

Wheels in motion for Friends of Lake LaurentianOne day, that may include an eight-lane competitive pool with a therapy pool (and hot tub) in the same building as a couple of ice pads with multipurpose gymnasiums all heating one another in an ecogreen kind of way.

But in the meantime, we're talking reality and something equally green and key: A recreation trail system that aids appreciation and protection of Lake Laurentian and the Conservation Area. READ MORE...