ERCA has a broad range of reports, videos, fact sheets, news releases and more to assist in helping to create a cleaner, healthier and more sustainable environment.

Thursday, April 2, 2020

ERCA programs and facilities update

Windsor/Essex –  Working collaboratively with the Windsor-Essex community to slow the spread of COVID-19, Essex Region Conservation announces the following updates to our programs and facilities: ·         The opening date…

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waves crashing over a parking area
Thursday, April 2, 2020

Long Term Flood Watch for Essex Region

Essex region – Due to the elevated lake levels in Lake Erie, Lake St. Clair, and the other lakes in the Great Lakes and St. Lawrence River system, the Essex…

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Saturday, April 25th 2020

Great Global Cleanup: Detroit River (Postponed until 2021)

Cost: FREE

The GGCUDR team is closely monitoring the sweeping magnitude of the COVID-19 virus and will provide event updates via our website and social media channels.   SAVE THE DATE! We are so excited...

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Sunday, April 26th 2020

Earth Day Community Tree Planting (Postponed until Fall 2020)

Ganatchio Trail

Working collaboratively with the Windsor-Essex community to slow the spread of COVID-19, it is with great regret that we must postpone the Earth Day Tree Planting Event until Fall, 2020....

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Friday, January 24, 2020

2019 Annual Report

While 2019 was a year of unprecedented challenges, ERCA continued to provide critical services to the residents, and businesses, and governing bodies of Essex region.

Monday, December 16, 2019

Essex County Demonstration Farm Annual Report – 2019

The Essex Region Conservation Authority (ERCA) and partners from the agricultural community established the Essex County Demonstration Farm (ECDF) at Holiday Beach Conservation Area in 1996 to demonstrate best management…

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Friday, December 6, 2019

Colchester to Southeast Shoal Littoral Cell Study

The Colchester to Southeast Shoal littoral cell is located on the north shore of Lake Erie in the shallow western basin. The study objectives were to: Calculate historical shoreline change…

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