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.

Aerial image of Peche Island with a group of people aboard a large canoe
Monday, August 19, 2019

Province Moves to Constrain Conservation Authorities’ Programs and Services

Newmarket  – Conservation authorities and Conservation Ontario are stunned by a letter that the Province circulated recommending that conservation authorities start shutting down any programs not related to their ‘core…

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Monday, July 29, 2019

High Water Level Information Sessions

Essex Region – With continued record-high lake and river levels significantly impacting the Windsor-Essex region, the City of Windsor, County of Essex and all regional municipalities, together with the Essex…

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Volunteers planting trees in a grassy field

Saturday, October 19th 2019

TD Tree Days Leamington

Caldwell First Nation Restoration Site
Cost: FREE

Join ERCA, Caldwell First Nation and TD Friends of the Environment Foundation as we plant 150 trees in the Sturgeon Creek watershed!  As TD’s flagship volunteer and urban greening program,...

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Volunteers planting trees in a field

Saturday, October 26th 2019

TD Tree Days Windsor

Green space near Florence and Wyandotte
Cost: FREE

Join ERCA, the Detroit River Canadian Cleanup, the Little River Enhancement Group, the City of Windsor and TD Friends of the Environment Foundation as we plant 450 trees in the...

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Friday, April 5, 2019

With Gratitude!

Thanking the many supporters and partners who have helped to enrich and sustain our region as the #PlaceforLife.


Thursday, August 22, 2019

ERCA Guidelines and Procedures for Fill, Construction, and Alteration to Waterways

Essex Region Conservation Authority Policies, Guidelines and Procedures for Fill, Construction and Alteration to Waterways Regulations and Review of Planning Documents and Development ProposalsDecember 1987. This Policies, Guidelines and Procedures…

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Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Windsor-Essex Region Stormwater Management Standards Manual

The Windsor-Essex Region Stormwater Management Standards Manual  provides consistent and practical design criteria for stormwater management.