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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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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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Monday, March 30, 2020

Staying Safe During a Flood

Essex region – With this past weekend’s high winds causing flooding in multiple municipalities and storm season upon us, the Essex Region Conservation Authority is reminding people to exercise proper…

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Monday, March 23, 2020

Reminder: Dogs on Leash

Essex Region Conservation is reminding all visitors to Conservation Areas that dogs MUST be on leashes in all Conservation Areas and along Greenway trails. As well, please be sure to…

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Monday, March 16, 2020

ERCA doing its part for public health

Windsor/Essex –  In a continued effort to proactively respond to the public health guidelines for preventative action related to COVID-19, Essex Region Conservation announces the following changes to operations and…

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Friday, March 13, 2020

ERCA Cancels March Break Events

Windsor/Essex –  Responding to the public health guidelines for preventative actions related to COVID-19, Essex Region Conservation will cancel its planned March Break events, including Maple Moon and Maple March…

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Friday, March 13, 2020

Maple March Break Programming Cancelled

Responding to the precautionary measures recommended by public health officials, we will be cancelling Maple March Break programs. We regret any inconvenience this may cause, but want to do our…

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Thursday, March 12, 2020

Service Disruption – Kopegaron Woods Conservation Area

Kopegaron Woods Conservation Area has been closed until further notice to allow the access roads to dry up and be repaired. An announcement at a later date will follow when…

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Monday, March 2, 2020

ERCA to Host Free Prairie Pollinator Workshop

Essex – The Essex Region Conservation Authority will host a free Prairie Pollinator Workshop on Tuesday, March 24 from 6:30 to 8:00 PM in Committee Room C at the Essex…

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Friday, February 21, 2020

Maple Syrup Festival kicks off the sweet taste of spring

 Essex – The John R. Park Homestead’s sweet slate of spring events kicks off on March 7 & 8 with the region’s premier Maple Syrup Festival, happening from 11am to…

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