Water Safety Statement issued January 27, 2020

NOTE: This Flood Status has expired. To access the current Flood Status, click on the Flood Status Icon in the header at the top of the page. Thank you. Message #2020-09 Issued: 4:00 p.m., Monday January 27, 2020 SUBJECT: WATERSHED  CONDITIONS STATEMENT – WATER SAFETY  issued for all watercourses / waterbodies in the geographical jurisdiction… Read More >

Flood Watch issued January 24, 2020

Message # 2020-08  Issued:  11:00 a.m., Friday January 24, 2020 Subject: FLOOD WATCH issued for Otonabee River. Issued to: Municipalities of Selwyn, Douro-Dummer, Asphodel-Norwood, Otonabee-South Monaghan, Cavan Monaghan, City of Kawartha Lakes, City of Peterborough and Trent Hills, and Otonabee Conservation’s other partners in flood emergency management. The FLOOD WARNING that was first issued for… Read More >

Flood Warning updated January 22, 2020

Message #2020-07 Issued: 11:30 a.m., Wednesday January 22, 2020 Subject:  FLOOD WARNING – UPDATE issued for Otonabee River  Issued to: Municipalities of Selwyn, Douro-Dummer, Asphodel-Norwood, Otonabee-South Monaghan, Cavan Monaghan, City of Kawartha Lakes, City of Peterborough and Trent Hills, and Otonabee Conservation’s other partners in flood emergency management. This FLOOD WARNING – UPDATE is issued to… Read More >

Flood Warning Updated January 21, 2020

Message #2020-06 Issued: 12:30 p.m., Tuesday January 21, 2020 Subject:  FLOOD WARNING – UPDATE issued for Otonabee River  Issued to: Municipalities of Selwyn, Douro-Dummer, Asphodel-Norwood, Otonabee-South Monaghan, Cavan Monaghan, City of Kawartha Lakes, City of Peterborough and Trent Hills, and Otonabee Conservation’s other partners in flood emergency management. This FLOOD WARNING – UPDATE is issued to… Read More >

Flood Warning Issued January 19, 2020

Message #2020-05 Issued: 3:30 p.m., Sunday January 19, 2020 Subject: FLOOD WARNING – issued for Otonabee River Issued to: Municipalities of Selwyn, Douro-Dummer, Asphodel-Norwood, Otonabee-South Monaghan, Cavan Monaghan, City of Kawartha Lakes, City of Peterborough and Trent Hills, and Otonabee Conservation’s other partners in flood emergency management. This FLOOD WARNING is issued to alert municipalities,… Read More >

Flood Watch Issued January 17, 2020

Message # 2020–04  Issued:  3:30 p.m., Friday January 17, 2020 Subject:  FLOOD WATCH – UPDATE issued for Otonabee River. Issued to: Municipalities of Selwyn, Douro-Dummer, Asphodel-Norwood, Otonabee-South Monaghan, Cavan Monaghan, City of Kawartha Lakes, City of Peterborough and Trent Hills, and Otonabee Conservation’s other partners in flood emergency management. This FLOOD WATCH is issued to alert… Read More >

Flood Watch issued January 15, 2020

Message # 2020-03  Issued:  5:00 p.m., Wednesday January 15, 2020 Subject:          FLOOD WATCH issued for Otonabee River. Issued to: Municipalities of Selwyn, Douro-Dummer, Asphodel-Norwood, Otonabee-South Monaghan, Cavan Monaghan, City of Kawartha Lakes, City of Peterborough and Trent Hills, as well as ORCA’s other partners in flood emergency management. This FLOOD WATCH is issued to… Read More >

What a Flood Watch meant for Peterborough residents this past weekend

This past weekend, the scene was similar on any given street in Peterborough, Ontario; residents navigated slippery conditions, checking downspouts and chipping away ice-encrusted snow from around nearby sewer drains. After issuing a Flood Watch message on Friday, January 10th, Otonabee Conservation’s Flood Duty Officer, Neil MacFarlane was also busy this past weekend! MacFarlane toured… Read More >

Water Safety Statement issued January 14, 2020

Message #2020-02 Issued: 9:45 a.m., Tuesday January 14, 2020 SUBJECT: Watershed  Conditions Statement – Water Safety  issued for all watercourses / waterbodies in the geographical jurisdiction of the Otonabee Region Conservation Authority (ORCA).  ISSUED TO: Municipalities of Selwyn, Douro-Dummer, Asphodel-Norwood, Otonabee-South Monaghan, Cavan Monaghan, City of Kawartha Lakes, City of Peterborough and Trent Hills, as… Read More >

FLOOD WATCH issued | January 9, 2020

FLOOD WATCH issued for the Otonabee Region watershed, excluding the Kawartha Lakes, Otonabee River, and Rice Lake. Issued to: Municipalities of Selwyn, Douro-Dummer, Asphodel-Norwood, Otonabee-South Monaghan, Cavan Monaghan, City of Kawartha Lakes, City of Peterborough, and Trent Hills, and Otonabee Conservation’s other partners in flood emergency management. This FLOOD WATCH is issued to alert municipalities,… Read More >