Useful Links

The Links Page contains web links to sites of interest to F.O.T.T.S.A. members. If you know of a link that might be of interest to Federation members, please let us know at

NOTE: Clicking on these links will open a new browser window on your computer desktop – the Tiny Cottager window will remain open, beneath the new one. To return to the Tiny Cottager website, click on its window to bring it to the front of your desktop.

Cottagers’ Associations

Muskoka Lakes Association
The Federation of Ontario Cottagers’ Associations
The Georgian Bay Association Website
WRAFT – Waterfront Residents After Fair Taxation
Georgian Bay Forever

The Environment

Fresh Water – Water & Climate – Ministry of the Environment’s Water website.

Aware Simcoe
Sierra Club Ontario: Great Lakes Section: Mary Muter
Goose Deterrent Info (Environment Canada)

Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre

Lake Huron Centre for Coastal Conservation

Stop Dump Site 41
Information about the Managed Forest Tax Incentive Program
The Greater Georgian Bay Reptile Awareness Program
Severn Sound Environmental Association
Great Lakes Information Network Website – Combined United States & Canada Information
Union of Concerned Scientists – Great Lakes page
– for a contrasting opinion to the above information, see the Lofgren article in the Environment page.(pdf)

Water Levels

Canadian Hydrographic Service
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Great Lakes Water Levels (pdf)
Great Lakes Environmental Research Laboratory Advanced Hydrologic
Prediction System Lake Huron

Government Websites

Township of Tiny Official Website -
Town of Midland Official Website -
Town of Penetanguishene Official Website -
Simcoe County Municipal Government Official Website -
Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit -
The Province of Ontario Official Website -
The Government of Canada Official Website -
Canada’s Forests – Natural Resources Canada

Recreation Sites

Boating Regulations-
Competency of Operators of Pleasure Craft Regulations

Awenda Provincial Park Official Website -
South Georgian Bay’s Beautiful Parks -
Wasaga Beach -
Great Lakes Atlas (USA EPA site)


The Weather Network – Midland, On
Marine Forecast for Southern Georgian Bay

Wind Power
UK negative experience
Renewable Energy Options For Canada
David Suzuki
Wind Power and Climate Change
Energy Insight from the Canadian Energy Research Institute
Environment Canada’s Wind Energy Atlas
Coalition of Residents Tiny – opponents of the project being screened at the Robitaille Farm Wind Park