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monarch on milkweed plant
Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Environmental Excellence to be Awarded

Essex Region –  Essex Region Conservation is seeking nominees who have made an environment impact in the Place for Life!  “Over the past 28 years, we’ve had the opportunity to…

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Windsor-Shoreline
Friday, November 8, 2019

Essex Region Source Protection Authority Releases Invitation for Expressions of Interest for the Essex Region Source Protection Committee (SPC)

The Essex Region Source Protection Committee was created Under Ontario Regulation 288/07, Clean Water Act, 2006 to develop a Source Protection Plan to protect drinking water sources in the Essex…

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3 flagpoles stand tall outside of the ERCA office building
Tuesday, November 5, 2019

Essex Region Conservation to Meet

Essex Region –The Essex Region Conservation Authority (ERCA) will hold its Board of Directors’ meeting on Thursday, November 7 at 6:00 pm at the Essex Civic and Education Centre, 360…

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Friday, November 1, 2019

Super Santas to Run in Support of Local Conservation

Amherstburg – Bells will be ringing in downtown Amherstburg as hundreds of jolly participants walk and run in support of the local environment at Essex Region Conservation’s annual Super Santa…

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Thursday, October 24, 2019

Information about local climate change impacts and actions released

Essex Region – October 24 is the International Day of Climate Action and to mark the day, Essex Region Conservation and the Windsor-Essex Climate Change Collaborative (WEC3) have developed an…

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Hillman marsh
Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Chase Family Kicks off 2019 Smile Walk

Dennis B. Chase Smile Walk for Optimism and Conservation Leamington – On November 9, the Chase family will host the third Dennis B. Chase Smile Walk for Optimism and Conservation…

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Wednesday, October 9, 2019

Greening Gignac Park

Windsor – The City of Windsor got a little greener today as more than 30 volunteers gathered to plant 50 large trees at Gignac Park. Volunteers included students from the…

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Friday, October 4, 2019

Celebrate Harvest with the John R. Park Homestead

Essex –  As the trees change colour and their leaves crunch underfoot, there’s no better way to celebrate autumn in Essex County than with an outdoor celebration of the bountiful…

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Monday, September 23, 2019

Moving forward with local Climate Action

Windsor/Essex – As news feeds are flooding with images of the estimated 4 million people across the world rallying for climate action in advance of today’s kickoff to the United…

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Hawk
Thursday, September 19, 2019

Holiday Beach to Reopen for Festival of Hawks

Amherstburg –  Thanks to the hard work of ERCA’s staff and contractors hired to aid in the cleanup, Holiday Beach will be reopened on Saturday, September 21 & Sunday, September…

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