Who are we?

Mission and objectives

The mission of the Association is to promote, protect and preserve the quality of Lac Notre Dame and Usher Lake and the watershed environment of the Lakes to ensure their continued use and enjoyment by all.

The Objectives and mandate of the Association are as follows:

(a)to establish and operate a not for profit association for the benefit of members who are owners or users of property on or in the vicinity of the Lakes for the purpose of monitoring water quality and conditions affecting the environment of the Lakes and to contribute to the maintenance and enhancement of the well being of the local environment and the quality of life on the Lakes for both seasonal and permanent residents;

(b)to acquire a thorough knowledge of the Lakes and their systems and associated watersheds for the purpose of promoting their continued protection and preservation;

(c)to foster awareness of the importance and techniques for maintaining and improving the quality of the Lakes and to provide a forum for the sharing of information and experiences on scientific, administrative, legal, and financial aspects of lake, wetland, and watershed management;

(d)to monitor all factors that could have a negative impact on the water quality of the Lakes and to implement measures designed to maintain and improve the environment of the Lakes and their watershed;

(e)to organize and promote social, educational and fund-raising activities that will benefit the quality of the Lakes, the watershed environment of the Lakes and/or the Association and users of the Lakes;

(f)to foster the development of lake restoration and protection programs in accordance with appropriate management strategies and techniques;
(g)to communicate with and solicit the assistance and participation of government and private agencies on behalf of the members as required in furtherance of the mission and Objectives of the Association;

(h)to receive real or personal property, grants, donations, inheritances, and other monetary contributions of a similar nature (collectively, “Donations”) and to administer these Donations, to organize fund-raising activities for the purpose of achieving the Objectives of the Association;

(i)generally, to pursue the achievement of the Objectives of the Association.

Members of the Board of Directors


Jacqueline Lambert-Madore


Brian Castledine


Nick Strachan


Yvon Fleurant


Carol Doré


Bryan Watkinson


Robert Boucher






To download the Constitutions and By-Laws goto Documents.