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QUINTE CONSERVATION MAINTAINS FLOOD WARNING FOR LAKE ONTARIO AND THE BAY OF QUINTE – UPDATE #7

Posted on Friday, August 02, 2019 12:00 AM

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 2, 2019
QUINTE CONSERVATION MAINTAINS FLOOD WARNING FOR LAKE ONTARIO AND THE BAY OF QUINTE – UPDATE #7
Lake Ontario’s water level remains at a record high for this time of year. The peak of 75.92 metres was last recorded on June 15th. Water levels have been declining and are expected to continue to slowly decline at a rate slightly less than 1 cm per day throughout the summer. The rate of decline will primarily depend on rainfall.
Record high inflows from Lake Erie are...

QUINTE CONSERVATION’S WILD ABOUT WILDLIFE EVENTS ARE COMING TO THREE LOCAL COMMUNITIES THIS AUGUST!

Posted on Thursday, August 01, 2019 12:00 AM

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 1, 2019
QUINTE CONSERVATION’S WILD ABOUT WILDLIFE EVENTS ARE COMING TO THREE LOCAL COMMUNITIES THIS AUGUST!
Quinte Conservation will be holding a Wild About Wildlife day from 11:00 am – 2:00 pm on:
 Wednesday, August 7th at Potter’s Creek Conservation Area, Belleville ON
 Thursday, August 8th at Centre Hastings Skate Park, Madoc ON
 Friday, August 9th at Conservation Park, Napanee ON
Conservation Education Coordinator, Maya Navrot, says, “These events are great opportunities...

QUINTE CONSERVATION MAINTAINS FLOOD WARNING FOR LAKE ONTARIO AND THE BAY OF QUINTE – UPDATE #6

Posted on Friday, July 05, 2019 12:00 AM

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 5, 2019
QUINTE CONSERVATION MAINTAINS FLOOD WARNING FOR LAKE ONTARIO AND THE BAY OF QUINTE – UPDATE #6
Lake Ontario’s water level has been slowly declining at a rate slightly less than 1 cm per day. As of July 3, 2019 the water level was recorded at 75.88 m, which is below this year’s peak by 4 cm and the lowest level recorded since the end of May 2019.
Lake Ontario is expected to continue its slow decline in water levels over the next few weeks. As warm weather and drier...

QUINTE CONSERVATION MAINTAINS FLOOD WARNING FOR LAKE ONTARIO AND THE BAY OF QUINTE – UPDATE #6

Posted on Friday, July 05, 2019 12:00 AM

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 5, 2019
QUINTE CONSERVATION MAINTAINS FLOOD WARNING FOR LAKE ONTARIO AND THE BAY OF QUINTE – UPDATE #6
Lake Ontario’s water level has been slowly declining at a rate slightly less than 1 cm per day. As of July 3, 2019 the water level was recorded at 75.88 m, which is below this year’s peak by 4 cm and the lowest level recorded since the end of May 2019.
Lake Ontario is expected to continue its slow decline in water levels over the next few weeks. As warm weather and drier...

LEARN ABOUT SHORELINE REGULATIONS AND WATER LEVELS DURING QUINTE CONSERVATION’S OPEN HOUSE

Posted on Thursday, July 04, 2019 12:00 AM

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 4, 2019
LEARN ABOUT SHORELINE REGULATIONS AND WATER LEVELS DURING QUINTE CONSERVATION’S OPEN HOUSE
Staff at Quinte Conservation will be hosting a regulations and water levels open house on July 15, 2019. The purpose of the open house is so that residents can meet with staff to gain concise and comprehensive knowledge about current permit and regulation procedures, as well as flood information, in a single session.
CAO, Brad McNevin says, “With water levels reaching new heights...