“Lost Villages” presentation by Louis Helbig

The Ottawa Chapter hosted guest speaker, and local photographer, Louis Helbig at this month’s meeting. It was open to the public. Thirty-eight people attended Louis’ presentation called “Sunken Villages”. It…

SOS Announces Resurrection of the Annual Forum

SOS Announces Resurrection of Annual Forum The board of directors is pleased to announce the return of this hallmark annual event. Scheduled for April 13th and 14th, 2013, the Forum…

Amnesty on river treasures – for now

Origianl Article: Brockville Recorder and Times http://www.recorder.ca/2012/08/15/amnesty-on-river-treasures–for-now By Megan Burke, The Recorder and Times Wednesday, August 15, 2012 1:55:07 EDT PM (No photo credit supplied in orginal article) Treasure holders,…

Anchors away for the new Brockville Marine Discovery Center now named The AquaTarium

Article in the Brockville Recorder and Times about the lowering of the anchor recovered by SOS 1000 Islands (under license of course) and the work done by students to clean…

2012 Marine Heritage Award

Leamington, ON The Save Ontario Shipwrecks Marine Heritage Award was presented to 2012 recipient, Peter Rindlisbacher for his 25 years of contribution to public appreciation of Ontario’s marine heritage. Peter…

Mooring Buoy Expansion in Lake Erie!

SOS Hamilton is proud to announce it received project funding from the Corporate Heritage Fund allowing us to proceed with an expansion of the mooring buoy program on Lake Erie….

SOS Welcomes Barrie Chapter

Save Ontario Shipwrecks is proud to announce the certification of it’s newest chapter. At the annual general meeting on April 13th, 2012 the probationary chapter received unanimous support of the…

New SOS Website Launches

The new Save Ontario Shipwrecks website launched today at the 2012 Annual General Meeting. More features like the Members section will be added next week!

You are here Home Ontario Needs a Marine Heritage Advisor

In 2011 the Ontario Government eliminated their one and only marine archaeologist position. Ontario is home to some of the best preserved, highest quality wrecks in the world, sign the…

SOS Partners with Liefa on Website Re-development

The bids are in and after much deliberation, SOS is happy to announce that it will partner with Liefa Communications to revitalize the website as well as our back end…