A HEALTHY natural environment where communities THRIVE


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

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

New Watershed Map App Showcases 60 Years of Conservation

In 2019, Otonabee Conservation is celebrating our 60th year of providing environmental services to area municipalities and residents. Otonabee Conservation… Read More

Millbrook Dam Reconstruction -UPDATE

October 2019 As previously reported, the reconstruction of the Millbrook dam is now completed. The site was hydro seeded in… Read More


Board Meeting | November 21, 2019

The Otonabee Conservation Board of Directors will meet on Thursday, November 21, 2019 for its… Read More


Level 2 Low Water Condition Ends in Otonabee Region Watershed

The Otonabee Region Water Response Team (WRT)  has lifted the Level 2 Low Water declaration,… Read More

43,494 trees planted this year by Otonabee Conservation!

Otonabee Conservation wrapped up the fall tree planting season on November 5th by planting a… Read More

Millbrook Dam Ribbon Cutting Event

Otonabee Conservation hosts celebratory ribbon-cutting event for Millbrook Dam on November 1, 2019 Otonabee Conservation,… Read More

Flood Status Update | Oct. 30, 2019

Message #2019-21 Issued: 11:00 a.m., Wednesday October 30, 2019 Subject:   WATERSHED CONDITIONS STATEMENT – WATER SAFETY… Read More