AGM & Environmental Excellence Award Winners

Otonabee Conservation AGM celebrated 2022’s successes and highlights climate change, nature & health with Keynote Speaker, Dr. Thomas Piggott, Medical Officer of Health. The Otonabee Conservation Annual General Meeting (AGM) was held online on the evening of January 26th. Over 40 watershed residents, supporters, donors, staff, and members of the board of directors joined virtually… Read More >

Jackson Creek Trail Re-opening

Otonabee Conservation celebrates the Jackson Creek Trail revitalization with the community Otonabee Conservation, along with delegates from Curve Lake First Nation, Federal and Municipal governments, community members, local interest groups, project engineers and contractors celebrated the completion of the Jackson Creek Trail revitalization project with an event at Jackson Creek Trail’s East Trailhead. Over 60… Read More >

Trees planted by Metis Nation of Ontario

Metis Nation of Ontario (Peterborough & District Wapiti Metis Council) and Otonabee Conservation planted trees to help rehabilitate a gravel pit in Ennismore, Ontario. Volunteers from the Metis Nation of Ontario (Peterborough & District Wapiti Metis Council) planted 450 native trees at a gravel pit in the Township of Selwyn on Sunday. These trees will… Read More >

Siemens Employees plant over 160 trees!

Siemens Canada, Tree Canada, and Otonabee Conservation enhanced habitat at the new Peterborough Humane Society Animal Care Centre grounds on October 27th Employees from Siemens Canada in Peterborough planted over 160 native trees and shrubs at the new Peterborough Humane Society Animal Care Centre on October 27th, in partnership with Tree Canada and Otonabee Conservation…. Read More >

TD Tree Day 2022

Over 400 trees and shrubs planted at the new Peterborough Humane Society site as the focus of 2022 TD Tree Days event On Saturday, October 22nd, over 50 volunteers planted over 400 trees and shrubs at the new Peterborough Humane Society facility site at 1999 Technology Drive. This planting was supported by TD Tree Days,… Read More >

Another 100+ trees planted!

Another 100+ trees and shrubs were planted in the Otonabee Region watershed, today! 114 native trees and shrubs were planted in Golfview Heights Park in Peterborough’s west end. Otonabee Conservation, Tree Canada, and LCBO employees partnered for this project, as part of ongoing efforts to enhance habitat and increase biodiversity in the City of Peterborough…. Read More >

Over 100 trees planted at Denne Park!

Employees of Skyline Living, part of the Skyline Group of Companies, planted over 100 native trees and shrubs at Denne Park today with the support of Tree Canada and Otonabee Conservation. This planting is part of ongoing efforts to enhance habitat and increase biodiversity in the City of Peterborough. “When we undertake stewardship projects like… Read More >

Rain Garden installed by local students

Otonabee Conservation and students in the Youth Leadership in Sustainability (YLS) Program (Kawartha Pine Ridge District School Board) installed a rain garden at the new Beavermead Campground gatehouse today. Over 100 native trees, shrubs, grasses, and flowers will enhance habitat and increase biodiversity in the City of Peterborough. Native species of purple coneflower, big bluestem,… Read More >

Media Advisory | Fall Tree Planting

The media is invited to a selection of tree planting events as Otonabee Conservation plants 30,000+ native trees and shrubs this fall This fall,Otonabee Conservation is planting over 30,000 trees and shrubs with a variety of community partners thanks to generous financial support from Tree Canada, TD Friends of the Environment Foundation, Nefab Canada, Pathway… Read More >

Tree Planting at Dainard Park with Nefab

Nefab Canada and Otonabee Conservation partner to enhance habitat with native tree planting this fall 80 native trees and shrubs were planted today by Otonabee Conservation and Nefab Canada, as part of ongoing efforts to enhance habitat and increase biodiversity in the City of Peterborough. The Nefab Canada Team in Peterborough planted around the perimeter… Read More >