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QUINTE CONSERVATION HAS REMOVED THE FLOOD WATCH FOR LAKE ONTARIO AND THE BAY OF QUINTE

Posted on Tuesday, September 19, 2017 12:00 AM

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 19, 2017
QUINTE CONSERVATION HAS REMOVED THE FLOOD WATCH FOR LAKE ONTARIO AND THE BAY OF QUINTE
Water levels have been lowering steadily since June and although they are high for this time of year, there is no longer a concern for flooding.

FLOOD WATCH FOR BAY OF QUINTE AND LAKE ONTARIO SHORELINES IN THE QUINTE CONSERVATION WATERSHED

Posted on Tuesday, September 05, 2017 12:00 AM

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 5, 2017
FLOOD WATCH FOR BAY OF QUINTE AND LAKE ONTARIO SHORELINES IN THE QUINTE CONSERVATION WATERSHED
Quinte Conservation is downgrading from a flood warning to a flood watch for the Bay of Quinte and Lake Ontario Shorelines within the Quinte Conservation Watershed.
Lake Ontario water levels have declined more than 60 centimetres since the lake peaked near the end of May. Quinte Conservation Water Resources Manager Christine McClure says, “Most residential dwellings...

FLOOD WARNING FOR BAY OF QUINTE AND LAKE ONTARIO SHORELINES IN THE QUINTE CONSERVATION WATERSHED IN EFFECT UNTIL THE BEGINNING OF SEPTEMBER

Posted on Tuesday, August 08, 2017 12:00 AM

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 8, 2017
FLOOD WARNING FOR BAY OF QUINTE AND LAKE ONTARIO SHORELINES IN THE QUINTE CONSERVATION WATERSHED IN EFFECT UNTIL THE BEGINNING OF SEPTEMBER
A flood warning remains in effect for Lake Ontario and the Bay of Quinte from Quinte West to Napanee and all of Prince Edward County.
Following reports from the International Lake Ontario - St. Lawrence River Board, Quinte Conservation Water Resources Manager Christine McClure says, “Water levels on Lake Ontario and the Bay...

HEAVY RAINFALL IN THE NAPANEE WATERSHED HAS PROMPTED DAM OPERATIONS

Posted on Monday, July 24, 2017 12:00 AM

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 24, 2017
HEAVY RAINFALL IN THE NAPANEE WATERSHED HAS PROMPTED DAM OPERATIONS.
Significant amounts of rain received in the Napanee Watershed have caused beaver dams to collapse, prompting dam operations. Water Resources Manager Christine McClure says, “Quinte Conservation is operating dams in the Napanee Watershed to alleviate the impacts of significant amounts of localized rain received over night and into Monday. Residents may experience changing water levels which may...

FLOOD WARNING FOR BAY OF QUINTE AND LAKE ONTARIO SHORELINES IN THE QUINTE CONSERVATION WATERSHEDS IN EFFECT UNTIL THE BEGINNING OF AUGUST

Posted on Wednesday, June 28, 2017 12:00 AM

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 28, 2017
FLOOD WARNING FOR BAY OF QUINTE AND LAKE ONTARIO SHORELINES IN THE QUINTE CONSERVATION WATERSHEDS IN EFFECT UNTIL THE BEGINNING OF AUGUST
Water levels on Lake Ontario and the Bay of Quinte have been gradually decreasing since the water levels peaked at the end of May. Quinte Conservation Water Resources Manager Christine McClure says, “It is expected that water levels will continue to decline throughout the summer. However, wind, waves, and widespread heavy rainfall...