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Friday, December 6, 2019

Essex Soil and Crop Improvement Association – 2019 Conservation Farm Award Winner Announced

Essex Region – The Winner of the 2019 Conservation Farm Award was announced at the Essex Soil & Crop Improvement Association (ESCIA) Annual Meeting on Thursday, December 5, 2019.  The…

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Thursday, November 28, 2019

Provincial Flood Advisor’s Report Calls for Strategies to Address Flooding and Erosion in Windsor-Essex

Essex Region – The Province of Ontario released its Independent Review of 2019 Flood Events in Ontario today. Contained within the 66 recommendations was a call for the provincial, federal…

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ERCA employee looking through binoculars while standing in a marsh.

Thursday, March 12th 2020

Marsh Monitoring Program Workshop

Ojibway Nature Centre
Cost: FREE

Bird Studies Canada (BSC), in partnership with the City of Windsor and the Essex Region Conservation Authority (ERCA), are looking for wetland enthusiasts willing to adopt a local marsh and...

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Monday, August 5, 2019

Monarch Butterfly eclosing from chrysalis – August 2019

These butterflies eclosed in the safety of our ERCA offices before being released into the wild.


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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Friday, September 13, 2019

Environmental Impact Assessment Guidelines

The Environmental Impact Assessments (EIA) Guidelines provide guidance relating to the preparation of EIAs in support of Planning Act applications in the region. The ERCA Board of Directors approved this…

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