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Friday, April 17, 2020

Hillman Marsh to close for May

 Leamington, ON – In order to ensure compliance with physical distancing requirements, the Essex Region Conservation Authority (ERCA) has made the difficult decision to close Hillman Marsh Conservation Area for…

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Tuesday, April 14, 2020

Essex Region Conservation Authority to conduct digital meeting

Essex Region  – The Essex Region Conservation Authority (ERCA) will conduct its first digital Board of Directors’ meeting on Thursday, April 16 at 6:00 pm.    Agenda items include:   ·         Update on…

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Monday, April 6, 2020

ERCA supporting at home learning with education resources

Windsor – Essex – In an effort to support students, parents and teachers with continued at-home learning, Essex Region Conservation has developed a variety of environmental and human history themed…

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Friday, April 3, 2020

ERCA Launches Virtual Earth-E Month Celebrating Earth Day’s 50th Anniversary

Windsor – Essex  April is Earth Month, and as we all adhere to public health regulations, Essex Region Conservation has launched a virtual means of helping the community celebrate.  Earth-E…

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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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