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3 flagpoles stand tall outside of the ERCA office building
Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Essex Region Conservation to host Annual General Meeting

Essex Region – The Essex Region Conservation Authority (ERCA) will hold its Annual General Meeting on Thursday, January 23 at 6:00 pm at the Essex Civic and Education Centre, 360…

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Dirt trail through forest bathed in golden evening light
Friday, January 10, 2020

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.  “We are now accepting grant applications for crop nutrient…

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Wednesday, January 8, 2020

Conservation Foundation Seeking Board Members

Essex  – The Essex Region Conservation Foundation has been enriching the Essex region as the Place for Life since 1977.  “The Foundation raises funds to support conservation efforts in the…

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Wednesday, December 18, 2019

ERCA urging emergency preparedness through winter months

The Essex Region Conservation Authority is urging municipalities and residents to remain prepared for hazards throughout the winter.  The Essex Region and other areas across the Great Lakes System experienced…

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Kopegaron Woods Trail boardwalk below the trees
Thursday, December 12, 2019

ERCA Outline Priorities for 2020

Windsor/Essex – Community energy planning and outreach to combat climate change, plans to monitor and reduce phosphorus and fight blue green algae, continued work to address flooding and erosion, and…

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3 flagpoles stand tall outside of the ERCA office building
Tuesday, December 10, 2019

Essex Region Conservation Authority to Meet

Essex Region  – The Essex Region Conservation Authority (ERCA) will hold its Board of Directors’ meeting on Thursday, December 12 at 6:00 pm at the Essex Civic and Education Centre,…

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Monday, December 9, 2019

Give the Gift of Conservation this Holiday Season

 Essex Region – With the holiday season in full swing, it can be challenging to find those last minute gifts on your list. For the special someone in your life…

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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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Tuesday, November 26, 2019

Frozen in Time Holiday Traditions 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 8…

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