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Thursday, January 20, 2022

Essex Region Conservation Honours Award Winners

Essex Region – Seven organizations and individuals were honoured with Essex Region Conservation Awards for their efforts in making the Windsor/Essex/Pelee Island region more environmentally sustainable. “It’s very inspiring to…

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Thursday, January 20, 2022

ERCA Virtual Annual General Meeting

Essex Region –The Essex Region Conservation Authority (ERCA) will hold its Annual General Meeting virtually on Thursday, January 20 at 6:00 pm. The Chair and Vice-Chair will be elected. Agenda…

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Wednesday, December 22, 2021

Illegal ATV Use at Hillman Marsh

Essex Region – Over the past month, significant construction works have been ongoing at Hillman Marsh Conservation Area. Rehabilitation of the dykes is being conducted in partnership with Ducks Unlimited…

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Saturday, December 11, 2021

Service Disruption – John R. Park Homestead

Due to risks from Lake Erie’s high winds, the historic home at the John R. Park Homestead will be closed today. The Heritage & Conservation Centre remains open to enjoy…

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Wednesday, December 8, 2021

Essex Region Conservation Authority to Meet

Essex Region – The Essex Region Conservation Authority (ERCA) will hold its regularly scheduled Board of Directors’ meeting digitally on Thursday, December 9 at 6:00 pm.  Agenda items include: Framework…

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Thursday, November 18, 2021

Essex Region Conservation Authority to Meet

Essex Region –The Essex Region Conservation Authority (ERCA) will hold its regularly scheduled Board of Directors’ meeting digitally on Thursday, November 18 at 6:00 pm. Agenda items include: Microsoft Office…

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2021 conservation award plaque
Monday, November 15, 2021

Environmental Excellence to be Awarded

Essex Region –  Essex Region Conservation is seeking nominees who have made an environmental impact in the Place for Life!  “Throughout this year, organizations and individuals were creative in finding…

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Friday, November 12, 2021

Service Disruption: John R. Park Homestead Heritage & Conservation Centre

Due to unforeseen circumstances, the Heritage & Conservation Centre at the John R. Park Homestead will be closed on Friday, November 12. The grounds remain open for public enjoyment.

a floodplain map of the little river
Tuesday, November 2, 2021

Little River Watershed Regulatory Floodplain Mapping Update – Notice of Public Information Centre

To meet the future growth needs of the City of Windsor (City), 2,600 hectares of land in the former Township of Sandwich South was transferred from the Town of Tecumseh…

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dignitaries pose next to the Enbridge Natural Playground sign
Wednesday, October 27, 2021

Enbridge creates new, natural playground at Holiday Beach

Amherstburg, ON – A new, natural playground has been created at Holiday Beach Conservation Area in Amherstburg, thanks to a generous gift from Enbridge Inc. Today, students from Natural Pathways…

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