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Thursday, January 17, 2019

South Coast Adventure Race Registration Open

Essex – Athletes and amateur thrill seekers have yet another chance to get a crash course on the sport of adventure racing at an upcoming Adventure Racing Workshop scheduled for…

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Wednesday, January 9, 2019

Winter Owl Prowl – It’s a Hoot!

Amherstburg– It’s that time of year again – time to listen for owls at a woodlot near you!  Shake off that cabin fever and enjoy an evening learning about the…

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Friday, January 4, 2019

Habitat Restoration to continue at Spring Garden

Windsor – The habitat improvement work initiated at Spring Garden Natural Area early in 2016 will continue this winter, through the ongoing collaborative efforts of the Essex Region Conservation Authority,…

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Friday, December 21, 2018

Union Gas Helps Connect Kids with Nature

Union Gas is proud to support a holiday tradition and celebration at the John R. Park Homestead, through a $1,000 grant to the Essex Region Conservation Foundation. “We at Union…

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Thursday, December 13, 2018

Climate Change collaborative a top priority for 2019

Essex– Moving forward a regional collaborative to address climate change vulnerabilities is a top priority for the Essex Region Conservation Authority (ERCA) in 2019. “Building on our recent Climate Change…

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Friday, December 7, 2018

South Coast Adventure Race to unveil ‘Championship Format’ for 2019

 Essex Region – The Essex Region Conservation Authority is announcing a new format for the South Coast Adventure Race (SCAR), making the 2019 edition the ultimate experience for Adventure Racers….

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Friday, December 7, 2018

Maurice Chauvin recognized with 2018 Conservation Farm Award

The winner of the 2018 Conservation Farm Award was announced at the Essex Soil & Crop Improvement Association (ESCIA) Annual Meeting on Thursday, December 6, 2018.  The award is presented…

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Interesting tree growth
Thursday, December 6, 2018

Grants available for tree planting and BMPs

Essex– The Essex Region Conservation Authority is offering grants of up to 80% for projects that help protect our environment.  “There’s still time to submit a crop nutrient plan application…

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Friday, November 30, 2018

Old-Fashioned Holiday Fun at the John R. Park Homestead

Essex – The John R. Park Homestead Conservation Area will celebrate this year’s holiday season in pioneer style with the Christmas in the Country special event on Sunday, December 9…

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3 flagpoles stand tall outside of the ERCA office building
Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Essex Region Conservation to meet

Essex Region –The Essex Region Conservation Authority (ERCA) will hold the regular meeting of its Board of Directors on Thursday, November 8 at 6:00 pm at the Essex Civic and…

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