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Flood Warning update issued April 1, 2020

Message # 2020-18  Issued:  11:15 a.m., Wednesday April 01, 2020 Subject: FLOOD WARNING – UPDATE issued for the portion of the Trent-Severn Waterway within the geographical jurisdiction of Otonabee Conservation. 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… Read More >

FLOOD WARNING issued March 30, 2020

Message # 2020-17  Issued:  1:00 p.m., Monday March 30, 2020 FLOOD WARNING issued for that section of the Trent-Severn Waterway within the geographical jurisdiction of Otonabee Conservation. 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… Read More >

FLOOD WATCH issued March 27, 2020

Message # 2020-15  Issued:  12:15 p.m., Friday March 27, 2020 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 and residents that flood conditions are a… Read More >

Flood Watch issued March 18, 2020

Message # 2020-14  Issued:  3:45 p.m., Wednesday March 18, 2020 Subject: FLOOD WATCH issued for all watercourses / waterbodies in the Region of Otonabee Conservation. 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…. Read More >

Water Safety Statement issued March 13, 2020

Message #2020-13 Issued: 12:00 p.m., Friday, March 13, 2020 SUBJECT: Watershed  Conditions Statement – Water Safety  issued for all watercourses / waterbodies in the Region of Otonabee Conservation.  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… Read More >

Broader Approach Needed to Manage the Impacts of Flooding

Provincial Flood Management Strategy Recognizes the Broader Approach Needed to Manage the Impacts of Flooding in Ontario Media Release from Conservation Ontario: Newmarket ON (March 9, 2020) Ontario’s Flooding Strategy, just released by the Province in response to the Flood Advisor’s 2019 Report, reinforces a commitment to protect people and property from the devastating and… Read More >

Water Safety Statement issued March 6, 2020

Message #2020-12 Issued: 1:00 p.m., Friday March 06, 2020 SUBJECT: Watershed  Conditions Statement – Water Safety  issued for all watercourses / waterbodies in the Region of Otonabee Conservation.  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… Read More >

NEW online reservation system launches March 2nd!

This year, campers will be able to book their campsites online for Otonabee Conservation’s two campgrounds, Warsaw Caves Conservation Area and Beavermead Campground. The new online reservation system will go live on, March 2nd 9:00 a.m. at otonabeeconservation.com. It will allow campers to view a map of the campground, select a site, and then book,… Read More >