Useful Information

Here you will find different  types of information and advice related to the environment, environmental health, including public health, public safety published by various organizations.

Useful Links

Public Health Agency of Canada
Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety
Health Canada
Santé et service sociaux Québec
Sécurite publique Québec
 S.O.S. Poaching

Environment and environmental health

Riparian Area Renaturalisation - MCI Presentation
Riparian Buffer Zones, presentation given by David Curry, chargé de projets en environnement, MRC Memphrémagog
Installation of septic systems and the riparian area
Ecological Maintenance of Lawns and waterfront
Guide d'élaboration d'un plan directeur de bassin versant de lac et adoption de bonne pratiques
Residual Materials Management Plan
Phosphates-free products
The 3 Rs in recycling + Enhance
Managing Farm Wastes
Dangerous Domestic Wastes (RDD)
Systèmes écologiques du traitement des eaux usées
Végétaux recommandés pour la végétalisation des bandes riveraines

Useful link on the subject : World health Organization

Fauna, flora and pets

Emerald Ash Borer
Invasive and alien species in Canada
Feeding deer in winter (info. from Nova Scotia)
Maple tar spots
Don't allow your dog to run loose!
Have your cats and dogs been spayed or neutered

Public Health

Several diseases that can have a serious impact on human health are  linked to environmental factors including algae, birds and animals.

Blue-green algae (cyanobacteria)
Arsenic in drinking water
Giant Hogweed
Swimmer's itch
(Bird Flu: reporting ot dead or diseased wildl birds)
Lyme disease 
West Nile Disease

Public Security

Brûlage de l'herbe
Feux du printemps
What to do before, during and after a disaster


March 19th, 2018
Recycling Material Pick-up
March 26th, 2018
Compost Pick-up

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Burning permit : 819 843-0000
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