Watershed Conditions Statement – Flood Outlook

Pleased be advised that Otonabee Conservation has issued a Watershed Conditions Statement – Flood Outlook for the entire watershed region effective immediately. This message is being issued to raise awareness about weather forecasts for heavy rain, and that a change in conditions on local waterways is possible. Otonabee  Conservation advises that conditions are ideal this afternoon and… Read More >

Public Reminders about Enjoying Conservation Areas with Dogs

Summer is a great season to get outdoors and explore local conservation areas. Otonabee Conservation offers a few reminders about enjoying the outdoors in the company of one’s dog (or dogs). “There are a few key reminders to ensure the enjoyment and safety for all when visiting our conservation areas,” Jessie James, Manager, Conservation Lands… Read More >

Otonabee Conservation Monitoring Low Water Conditions

Otonabee Conservation is monitoring local watershed conditions as the area continues to experience hot, dry weather. “The watershed region received below normal precipitation amounts in June, and during the first two weeks of July precipitation has been 25% of normal. This lack of precipitation has caused stream flows  to decline as well,” says Dan Marinigh,… Read More >