News

Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Shorebirds Flock to Hillman Marsh in May

 Essex Region – Bird enthusiasts from around the world make Leamington, Ontario one of their bucket list destinations each May, and Hillman Marsh is ready to greet these guests from…

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Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Earth Day Travelling Road Show Will Help 3,500 Students Make Every Day Earth Day!

Essex Region – More than 3,500 students will have the chance to experience the Earth Day Travelling Road Show over the next two weeks, thanks to the lead sponsorship of…

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Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Connecting People in the Place for Life through Citizen Science

Thanks to a grant provided by TD Friends of the Environment Foundation, citizen scientists contributed to conservation initiatives in the Place for Life! Citizen scientists are individuals who volunteer their…

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Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Caesars Windsor’s CodeGreen HEROs cleanup Caesars Windsor Nature Trail

Windsor – Caesars Windsor’s CodeGreen HEROs have come to the rescue again by cleaning up  along the Caesars Windsor Nature Trail at Devonwood Conservation Area. The cleanup will begin on…

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Gravel trail through forested area
Monday, April 15, 2019

Greenway Trails Re-Opened for Equestrian Use

Essex – Please be advised that the Greenway Trails have been re-opened for equestrian use in areas where horses are permitted.

Greenway Cyclist
Monday, April 15, 2019

ERCA formalizes Greenway Etiquette Guidelines

Essex Region – The Essex Region Conservation Authority has formalized its Greenway Etiquette Guidelines to promote best practices along the multi-use trail. “Last year, we undertook a Greenway User survey…

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3 flagpoles stand tall outside of the ERCA office building
Tuesday, April 9, 2019

Essex Region Conservation Authority to Meet

Essex Region –The Essex Region Conservation Authority (ERCA) will hold its Board of Directors’ meeting on Thursday, April 11 at 6:00 pm at the Essex Civic and Education Centre, 360…

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Gravel trail
Thursday, April 4, 2019

ERCA Reminding equestrians of spring thaw use

Essex Region – The Essex Region Conservation Authority is reminding users of the Greenway trail that horses are prohibited from the trail during the spring thaw. “With a spring rains…

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Thursday, March 28, 2019

Rotary, Chase Family Receive Conservation Foundation Awards

Windsor – The Essex Region Conservation Foundation celebrated its donors and supporters at its Annual General Meeting on March 27. “There’s no question that thanks to our partners and supporters, 2018…

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Hillman marsh with bright blue sky
Thursday, March 14, 2019

Notice of Temporary Conservation Area Closure

With the recent warm weather, frost is thawing causing roadways to become soft. In order to prevent damage to the roads and pathways, the following Conservation Areas are temporarily closed…

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