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Conservation Areas

White-throated Sparrow

Conservation areas are natural lands owned by Otonabee Conservation that offer watershed residents and visitors to the region opportunities to explore and enjoy the outdoors. Camping, spelunking, hiking, fishing, swimming and canoeing top the list of favourite activities to be enjoyed. Read More

Apply for a Permit

photo of applying for permit

What is Ontario Regulation 167/06? Otonabee Conservation’s regulation under Section 28 of the Conservation Authorities Act, is known as Ontario… Read More

Of Interest

Millbrook Dam Reconstruction -UPDATE

Otonabee Conservation has embarked upon a major capital  project with the reconstruction of the Millbrook Dam. The Board of Directors of… Read More

Water Conservation in and around the Home

Water is a Shared Resource We all depend on water and expect it to be available when we need it.… Read More


Board Meeting ~ December 13

The Board of Directors of the Otonabee Region Conservation Authority will meet on Thursday, December… Read More

2019 Annual Meeting of the Board

The Board of Directors of the Otonabee Region Conservation Authority will hold its 60th Annual… Read More


Fleming Partnership Provides Practical Experience

A partnership between Otonabee Conservation and Fleming College has resulted in the clearing of two… Read More

Wintery Weather Delays Jackson Creek Bridge

The Jackson Creek Trail will be getting a new bridge this month, but the wintery… Read More

Level 1 Low Water Condition Lifted


With frequent and above normal precipitation receipts over the past several weeks, water levels and… Read More

Permit Required to Hunt Otonabee Conservation Lands

Deer in Meadow

With the fall hunting season only weeks away, Otonabee Conservation is reminding hunters that hunting… Read More