Simon Lake 2019 Phosphorus
COVID-19 Update – July 16, 2021
|As of Friday, July 16, Greater Sudbury will enter step three of the Province’s Roadmap to Reopen. The roadmap outlines a three-step plan to safely and gradually ease public health measures and reopen the province.
Seven municipal beaches are open with lifeguard supervision from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily.
Spring Phosphorus Results
The 2019 spring phosphorus value for Simon Lake is 40.1 µg/L. The average total spring phosphorus for Simon Lake since 2001 is 36.2 µg/L which is above the Provincial Water Quality Objective of 20.0 µg/L and indicates that this lake is eutrophic.
For more detailed information, download the graph illustrating the spring phosphorus levels in Simon Lake from 2001-2019 (PDF 391 KB).
Shoreline Classification Project
View your lakes's shoreline classification (PDF 577 KB).
Simon Lake has 154 permanent residents and 1 seasonal/recreational resident.
Location & Lake Characteristics
Simon Lake is located in Graham township. Simon Lake is 102.0 hectares in size and has a shoreline perimeter of 6.2 kilometres. The maximum depth of Simon Lake is 12 metres. View maps of Simon Lake.
Simon Lake is located in the Lower Junction Creek watershed. For more information on the watershed, please click on the following link: Watershed Map.
Click on the Simon Lake Community Stewardship Group link to obtain information about the stewardship group and its activities.
For more information regarding the Lake Stewardship groups in Greater Sudbury or for information on how to start your own lake association, please click on the Lake Stewardship link.
For more detailed information on the different fish species found in Greater Sudbury follow the fish link.
View a list of documented aquatic insects in Simon Lake.
View a list of the documented aquatic plants in Simon Lake.