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  • A WATERSHED CONDITIONS STATEMENT – WATER SAFETY is now in effect. High water levels in watercourses throughout the Kawartha Conservation watershed, caused by warm air temperatures and precipitation in the…
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  • A FLOOD WATCH is now in effect for the Kawartha Conservation watershed jurisdiction. A series of rain showers and thunderstorms have passed through southern Ontario, including the Kawartha Conservation watershed,…
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  • Kawartha Conservation advises that warmer weather accompanied by rainfall is expected to begin to move through the watershed on Wednesday, March 13th through Friday, March 15th. This weather system is…
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Information about your watershed

Details about forests, wetlands, water quality, and water quantity, including watershed grades.

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Shoreline protection

Adding native plants with deep roots have many benefits, such as reducing erosion, providing wildlife habitat, and contributing to water quality.

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water quality sampling

Lake Management Planning

Science-based plans for protecting lakes and watersheds are taking place across the Kawarthas.

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One-day Nature Camps for Kids is back for 2018 offering children, ages 4 (must turn 4 by July 1) to 6, with different themed days with hands-on, structured outdoor learning in a fun, safe and nurturing environment.

Activities include: hikes, arts and crafts, exploring nature, learning about wildlife, playing games and much more.

Camp participants can be dropped off at 8 a.m. and picked up at 4:30 p.m. Extended Day Services will be available from 4:30-5pm for an additional $10/day charge applied.

July 3, 4, 5, 6, 30 and 31
August 1, 2, 3, 7, 8, 9 and 10

1 or 2 camps - $45/day
3-5 camps - $40/day
More than 6 camps - $35/day
All 13 Day Camps - $420

To learn more about the one-day Nature Camps for Kids or to register contact Nancy Aspden at 705-328-2271 Ext. 218, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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