A HEALTHY natural environment where communities THRIVE


ORCA Land & Trail Closure Updates

UPDATED August 9, 2022 Members of the public are asked to obey all Otonabee Conservation trail and property closures during… Read More

FAQs during the Coronavirus pandemic

Updated May 31, 2022 In the ever-changing and evolving times of the Coronavirus pandemic, we want to offer some answers… Read More

Your Watershed News

Your Watershed News is a regular e-newsletter with updates for events, volunteer opportunities, news items, conservation tips, recreational opportunities, and… Read More

Of Interest

Visit a Conservation Area today!

Connect with lots of resources to plan your trip to our Conservation Areas. Reserve your campsite by selecting from the… Read More

Check out our 2021 Climate Change Report Card

The 2021 Climate Change Report Card report card tracks our annual progress of implementing the Climate Change Strategy and provides… Read More

NEW Floodplain Maps are available now!

How do I access the new floodplain mapping? View our Floodplain Mapping Story MapSearch for your address on the interactive… Read More


Board Meeting | August 18, 2022

The Otonabee Conservation Board of Directors will meet on Thursday, August 18, 2022 for its… Read More


Low Water Status remains as ‘Normal’

The Otonabee Region Low Water Response Team met on July 18th to review the Region’s… Read More

ORCA recipient of over $1M from FedDev

Otonabee Conservation is pleased to receive over $1 million from the Federal Economic Development Agency… Read More

New CAO/Secretary-Treasurer Announced

Otonabee Conservation announces Janette Loveys Smith as new CAO The Otonabee Conservation (ORCA) Board of… Read More

Water Safety Update | June 20, 2022

Message #2022-13 Issued: 10:00 a.m., Monday, June 20, 2022 SUBJECT: Watershed Conditions Statement – Water… Read More