With hundreds of kilometres of Lake Ontario shoreline, the opportunity for open-water swimming is all around you. You don’t need to travel far to ‘get into nature’. You can explore nature by swimming in your local waters. Here are three things to remember for open-water swimming.
The average rainfall for the entire month of August landed on Toronto in a single 24-hour period on August 7, 2018. The Swim Drink Fish Monitoring Team went to Harbourfront on the morning of August 8, 2018. They found evidence of a major sewage spill that poses a threat to public and environmental health. This letter to the City of Toronto explains our concerns.