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QUINTE CONSERVATION REMOVES SHORELINE CONDITIONS STATEMENT ISSUED FOR LAKE ONTARIO AND THE BAY OF QUINTE

Posted on Friday, July 31, 2020 12:00 AM

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 31, 2020
QUINTE CONSERVATION REMOVES SHORELINE CONDITIONS STATEMENT ISSUED FOR LAKE ONTARIO AND THE BAY OF QUINTE
Quinte Conservation has removed the shoreline conditions statement issued on June 26th for Lake Ontario and The Bay of Quinte.
Quinte Conservation uses lake elevation measurements of 75.3 m which corresponds to the level at which the lowest properties experience water over shoreline banks. The lake level is now below this elevation and is not expected to rise...

QUINTE CONSERVATION ISSUES A LEVEL 2 LOW WATER CONDITIONS STATEMENT FOR THE QUINTE WATERSHED

Posted on Thursday, July 30, 2020 12:00 AM

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 30, 2020
QUINTE CONSERVATION ISSUES A LEVEL 2 LOW WATER CONDITIONS STATEMENT FOR THE QUINTE WATERSHED
Quinte Conservation and this region’s Low Water Response Team (LWRT) have declared a Level 2 Low Water Condition for the Quinte Watershed.
There has been a significant shift in precipitation patterns over the last three months. Since early May, below normal precipitation has persisted which has resulted in dry conditions with a noticeable decline in stream flows.
Water supplies...

QUINTE CONSERVATION ISSUES A LEVEL 2 LOW WATER CONDITIONS STATEMENT FOR THE QUINTE WATERSHED

Posted on Thursday, July 30, 2020 12:00 AM

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 30, 2020
QUINTE CONSERVATION ISSUES A LEVEL 2 LOW WATER CONDITIONS STATEMENT FOR THE QUINTE WATERSHED
Quinte Conservation and this region’s Low Water Response Team (LWRT) have declared a Level 2 Low Water Condition for the Quinte Watershed.
There has been a significant shift in precipitation patterns over the last three months. Since early May, below normal precipitation has persisted which has resulted in dry conditions with a noticeable decline in stream flows.
Water supplies...

LITTLE BLUFF CONSERVATION AREA CLOSURE - UPDATE #1

Posted on Wednesday, July 29, 2020 12:00 AM

For Immediate Release: July 29, 2020
LITTLE BLUFF CONSERVATION AREA CLOSURE - UPDATE #1
Starting Friday, July 31, 2020, Little Bluff Conservation Area will be closed for use until further notice. The decision to re-open the area will be evaluated on a week by week basis starting August 14th. Any use of the area is not permitted at this time. Individuals are asked to respect the closure and those caught violating this closure may be subject to a fine.
The decision to limit vehicle access into the area...

QUINTE CONSERVATION LAUNCHES NEW WATER LEVELS SUMMARY MAP VIEWER

Posted on Tuesday, July 28, 2020 12:00 AM

For Immediate Release: July 28, 2020
QUINTE CONSERVATION LAUNCHES NEW WATER LEVELS SUMMARY MAP VIEWER
The Geographic Information Systems (GIS) department at Quinte Conservation has launched a Water Levels Viewer application so that residents can quickly access near real-time flow and water level information for major lakes and rivers within Quinte Conservation’s watersheds.
Several hydrometric gauging stations within Quinte Conservation’s monitoring network, including those operated by Environment Canada...