Biosphere Charter

Biosphere Charter Values:

Protect the Natural Resources of the Region Develop the Economy in a Sustainable Way
Support and Preserve Cultural Heritage Minimize Impacts on the Environment
Contribute to a Healthy Community Educate and Raise Awareness about the GBBR

You can show your commitment to biosphere values by becoming a Biosphere Charter member. Anyone can join – individuals, families, organizations, and businesses. Your membership supports our work and educates our community. Join us today!

Membership Type
Would you like a 8×11 membership plaque?
If yes, name on your plaque:

Payable above with PayPal, or send your completed membership form and cheque to:

Georgian Bay Biosphere Reserve Inc.
11 James Street
Parry Sound, Ontario
P2A 1T4
Please email us if you have any questions, or call us 705 774 0978.
Biosphere Charter Membership Benefits:

  • Shows your commitment to Biosphere values,
  • Educates our community about the Biosphere designation and how they can help,
  • You receive an 8×10″ landscape photo, customized with your name… or upgrade to a professional 11×14″ wall plaque,
  • Information on our programs, newsletters, and event invitations.
For Businesses/Organizations…
  • In the Georgian Bay Biosphere Reserve Annual Report,
  • Through our online newsletter – reaching 1,400 people,
  • On our List of Charter Members and The Charter Member Map – great resources for the 25,000 annual visitors to,
  • Customers, clients & visitors will notice your Biosphere Charter plaque,
  • Free marketing and business promotion – we profile members monthly!
  • On social media reaching 10,000 people a week.

The 2016-2017 Biosphere Charter Plaque!