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Request for Pre-Qualification – Millbrook Dam Spillway

Otonabee Conservation has issued a Request for Pre-Qualifications for the Millbrook Dam Spillway Replacement and Dam Reconstruction project. Bid documents are available on-line at Biddingo.com. Applicants must be listed on the document takers list in Biddingo.com for this pre-qualification. Submissions are due June 28, 2017. Only those firms the successfully pre-qualify will be invited to… Read More >

New Design for Millbrook Dam Spillway

On January 26th, 2017, Otonabee Conservation held an Information Centre at the Cavan Monaghan Municipal Office in Millbrook to share with the public the latest design for the reconstruction of the Millbrook Dam spillway. We received a lot of positive feedback about the spillway design and the proposed finishing features. At that time, we also… Read More >

Discovery Days Explores Natural Environment

Otonabee Conservation is pleased to announce the 2017 Discovery Days series of family-friendly explorations and activities featuring the natural environment of the watershed region during the celebratory year of Ontario’s 150th birthday. The Discovery Days series will be held at various conservation areas including the Harold Town Conservation Area, the historic Hope Mill, Beavermead Campground… Read More >

Otonabee Conservation Campgrounds Open for the Season

Another sure sign of spring happened on Friday, May 12 when Otonabee Conservation swung open the gates for the 2017 camping and recreational season at the Warsaw Caves Conservation Area and Campground and Beavermead Campground. The two campgrounds offer a family-friendly camping experience in very different settings. The Warsaw Caves campground is nestled in the… Read More >

New Tree Seedling Program a Great Success

Otonabee Conservation says the first year of the new Tree Seedling Program was a great success with 8,000 native trees and wildlife shrubs being planted this spring by landowners across the watershed. “Trees are important in maintaining a healthy and resilient natural environment. Trees and forests protect water quality in our rivers and streams. They… Read More >