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Flood Alert for Water Safety Statement

QUINTE CONSERVATION ISSUES A WATERSHED CONDITIONS STATEMENT FOR THE MOIRA REGION

Posted on Monday, September 27, 2021 01:30 PM

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
September 27, 2021

A widespread large rain event that occurred late last week brought, on average, 70 mm of precipitation to the Quinte region Watersheds. Some regions north of HWY 7, in particular the Black River watershed, received over 130 mm of rain. This significant rainfall resulted in a rapid rise in flows in the Black River, and to a lesser extent the Upper Moira, and Skootamatta Rivers.

All lakes and rivers in the upper Moira watershed reached their peak over the weekend...

Flood Alert for Water Safety Statement

September 21, 2021 QUINTE CONSERVATION ISSUES A WATER SAFETY STATEMENT DUE TO SEVERE WEATHER WARNING

Posted on Tuesday, September 21, 2021 12:16 PM

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
September 21, 2021

A slow moving frontal system stretching from Sarnia to North Bay will be traveling into the region today. With moisture being drawn from the Gulf of Mexico, significant rainfall and unsettled weather conditions are anticipated for the next several days.

Local weather forecasts for the Quinte Conservation Watershed are predicting 50-60 mm of widespread precipitation and sustained high winds exceeding 20 km/hr with expected gusts of 50 km/hr, starting Tuesday...

MEDIA RELEASE: MACAULAY MOUNTAIN AMONG OTHER CONSERVATION AREAS FACING VANDALISM CONCERNS

Posted on Friday, August 13, 2021 02:59 PM

For Immediate Release:
August 13, 2021

Quinte Conservation’s public green spaces have been experiencing an influx of vandalism and property damage this summer.

Aside from the usual incidents of garbage dumping, illegal camping, and damage to natural areas caused by visitors and off-leash pets straying from designated trails, most notably, it has been the intentional destruction of newly installed safety signage at Macaulay Mountain in Picton and severe damage to shoreline trees at Third Depot Lake...

QUINTE CONSERVATION UPDATES PARKING PROGRAM TO PAY BY PHONE

Posted on Wednesday, May 19, 2021 03:29 PM

For Immediate Release:
May 19, 2021

As of May 20, 2021, Quinte Conservation will be switching to the Pay-By-Phone payment system to receive all parking payments for the conservation areas.


In an effort to further facilitate parking fees, Quinte Conservation has elected to switch to the more user-friendly method of payment; Pay-By-Phone. This service will be used at all conservation areas. Current annual passes held through the old system will remain valid until the end of 2021.


CAO Brad McNevin says,...

April 23, 2021 - QUINTE CONSERVATION FACES ISSUE WITH NEW WEBSITE’S CONTACT US MODULE

Posted on Friday, April 23, 2021 03:15 PM

For Immediate Release:
April 23, 2021

An error was recently discovered to be affecting portions of the contact us / email module at QuinteConservation.ca. This issue has since been repaired.

If you have been emailing Quinte Conservation through the general contact module on the website and have not received a response from staff, please directly email the office at info@quinteconservation.ca.

CAO Brad McNevin says, “I’d like to issue an apology to everyone who has been waiting patiently for a response...