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PHOTO OPPORTUNITY: SALAMANDER SHOWS

Posted on Thursday, April 27, 2017 12:00 AM

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 27, 2017
PHOTO OPPORTUNITY: SALAMANDER SHOWS
WHAT: Quinte Conservation will be hosting award-winning Salamander Conservationist Matt Ellerbeck (A.K.A The Salamander Man) for an insightful and educational presentation on salamanders.
WHERE: Quinte Conservation Office, 2061 Old Highway 2, Belleville, ON
WHEN: Friday, May 5 at 3:00pm and 4:00pm
SEE: Jennifer May-Anderson, Communications Manager
DETAILS: This will be a great opportunity to photograph and interview adults and children...

QUINTE CONSERVATION ISSUES FLOOD OUTLOOK STATEMENT FOR SHORELINE RESIDENTS ON BAY OF QUINTE AND LAKE ONTARIO

Posted on Wednesday, April 26, 2017 12:00 AM

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 26, 2017
QUINTE CONSERVATION ISSUES FLOOD OUTLOOK STATEMENT FOR SHORELINE RESIDENTS ON BAY OF QUINTE AND LAKE ONTARIO
Quinte Conservation has issued a Flood Outlook Statement for residents along the shorelines of the Bay of Quinte and Lake Ontario. Water Resources Manager Christine McClure says, “Lake Ontario is about 30 centimetres higher than normal for this time of year and is approaching 1 in 100 year levels for the lake. We are warning shoreline residents that these...

DON’T LET YOUR GARDEN DRY OUT THIS SUMMER - ORDER A RAIN BARREL FROM QUINTE CONSERVATION

Posted on Friday, April 21, 2017 12:00 AM

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 21, 2017
DON’T LET YOUR GARDEN DRY OUT THIS SUMMER - ORDER A RAIN BARREL FROM QUINTE CONSERVATION
Rain barrels are available for order on the Quinte Conservation website (QuinteConservation.ca) until May 4 to support the Adopt An Acre program. Communications Manager Jennifer May-Anderson says, “This rain barrel sale is a win-win for residents and the local environment. Rain barrels help to provide free irrigation for gardens as well as reduce harmful runoff into our local...

CELEBRATE SALAMANDER DAY WITH QUINTE CONSERVATION AND THE SALAMANDER MAN

Posted on Tuesday, April 18, 2017 12:00 AM

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 18, 2017
CELEBRATE SALAMANDER DAY WITH QUINTE CONSERVATION AND THE SALAMANDER MAN
Join award-winning Salamander Conservationist Matt Ellerbeck (A.K.A The Salamander Man) for an insightful and educational presentation on salamanders. This event is part of an initiative started by the Foundation for the Conservation of Salamanders to raise awareness about salamanders, their habitats and their role in the ecosystem. To help with these efforts, Salamander Conservationist Matt...

QUINTE CONSERVATION ISSUES FLOOD OUTLOOK STATEMENT

Posted on Thursday, April 06, 2017 12:00 AM

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 6, 2017
QUINTE CONSERVATION ISSUES FLOOD OUTLOOK STATEMENT
Quinte Conservation has issued a Flood Outlook Statement for the Moira, Napanee, and Prince Edward Watersheds. General Manager Terry Murphy says, “With the rain we have received and what is in the forecast we can expect that smaller creeks and streams may overspill their banks. Larger rivers should be able to handle the rain with no major impacts. Properties that usually get wet in the spring may already be wet,...