Thursday, January 20, 2022

ERCA 2021 Annual Report

ERCA Annual Report 2021

Wednesday, December 22, 2021

ERCA Transition Plan – 2021 – 2024

Significant changes to Conservation Authorities Act (CA Act) were initialized with the Royal Assent of Bill 229, Protect, Support and Recovery From COVID-19 Act (Budget Measures), 2020. Since that time,…

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Friday, May 14, 2021

County of Essex Regional Energy Plan – Executive Summary

The climate emergency declared in 2019 by the County of Essex, the City of Windsor, and others, recognized the need for robust and permanent changes, that the future climate performance…

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Monday, December 16, 2019

Essex County Demonstration Farm Annual Report – 2019

The Essex Region Conservation Authority (ERCA) and partners from the agricultural community established the Essex County Demonstration Farm (ECDF) at Holiday Beach Conservation Area in 1996 to demonstrate best management…

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Friday, December 6, 2019

Colchester to Southeast Shoal Littoral Cell Study

The Colchester to Southeast Shoal littoral cell is located on the north shore of Lake Erie in the shallow western basin. The study objectives were to: Calculate historical shoreline change…

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Friday, September 13, 2019

Environmental Impact Assessment Guidelines

The Environmental Impact Assessments (EIA) Guidelines provide guidance relating to the preparation of EIAs in support of Planning Act applications in the region. The ERCA Board of Directors approved this…

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Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Windsor-Essex Region Stormwater Management Standards Manual

The Windsor-Essex Region Stormwater Management Standards Manual  provides consistent and practical design criteria for stormwater management.

Thursday, January 12, 2017

Ojibway Shores Natural Heritage Inventory/Evaluation

The Ojibway Shores Natural Heritage/Inventory was a joint effort between the Essex County Field Naturalists’ Club, the Detroit River Canadian Cleanup, the Citizens Environment Alliance and the Essex Region Conservation…

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Sunday, December 1, 2013

Big Creek Watershed Plan

The Town of Amherstburg, Essex Region Conservation Authority, and other partners created the Big Creek Watershed Plan. The Watershed Plan was informed by several technical studies and included a broad…

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Saturday, November 23, 2013

Sharing Agricultural Science, Technology and Data Proceedings

A bi-national conference on water quality was hosted by many partners in 2013. The Sharing Agricultural Science-Technology-Data-Proceedings are available here.