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Local Conservation Authorities Plant 180,000 Trees, Distribute Free Seedlings to Residents This Spring Across Eastern Ontario

A municipal and Conservation Authority commitment to improve local forest cover saw both the South Nation (SNC) and Raisin Region (RRCA) Conservation Authorities partner with municipalities from across their watershed jurisdictions to safely distribute 17,500 free trees to local residents through May. Read more

FLOOD WATCH: St. Lawrence River (Update #5)

This is an update to the Flood Watch statement issued by South Nation Conservation (SNC) for the St. Lawrence River on May 15, 2020. Weather Forecast: General rainfall up to 5 to 10 mm with a chance of moderate thunderstorms are in the forecast for Eastern Ontario starting Friday, May 29th into Saturday, May 30th. More rainfall is expected later next week. Read more

SNC’s Seasonal Conservation Areas and Boat Launches Are Now Open for Public Use

Eager anglers and boaters from across South Nation Conservation’s (SNC) 4,441 square-kilometer jurisdiction in Eastern Ontario can (safely) rejoice. Following the provincial announcement last week and direction from the Eastern Ontario Health Unit, SNC has re-opened public boat launches, river access points and select Conservation Areas, with certain COVID-19 precautions in place. The following Conservation Areas and municipal partner sites for river access and boat launching are all open as of May 19th: Read more

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