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Conservation Areas and Camping

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

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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

New Bridge for Jackson Creek Trail

The Jackson Creek Trail is a 4.2 kilometer multi-use recreational trail that extends from Jackson Park in the City of Peterborough to just… Read More

Tree Seedling Program 2019

Girl Holding Seedling

Otonabee Conservation is pleased to offer watershed landowners the Tree Seedling Program. Orders are now being accepted. 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


Flood Watch – Cancellation

Otonabee Conservation advises that the FLOOD WATCH is now CANCELLED for the entire Otonabee Region… Read More

New Bridge on Jackson Creek Trail

The Jackson Creek Trail has a new bridge! It arrived yesterday – November 27, 2018.… Read More

Fleming Partnership Provides Practical Experience

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