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QUINTE CONSERVATION ISSUES A LOW WATER STATEMENT

Posted on Thursday, June 02, 2016 12:00 AM

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 2, 2016
QUINTE CONSERVATION ISSUES A LOW WATER STATEMENT
Quinte Conservation has declared a Level 1 Low Water Condition for the Quinte watersheds. Quinte Conservation Water Resources Manager, Christine McClure says, “Precipitation from March to the end of May for this year is only about 60 - 75 per cent of what it usually is, and that is what has triggered this Level 1 Low Water Condition. Current flow conditions in the Moira, Napanee and Salmon Rivers are extremely low...

WORKING NEAR WATER? DO YOU NEED A PERMIT? FIND OUT FROM QUINTE CONSERVATION ON JUNE 7

Posted on Tuesday, May 24, 2016 12:00 AM

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 24, 2016
WORKING NEAR WATER? DO YOU NEED A PERMIT? FIND OUT FROM QUINTE CONSERVATION ON JUNE 7
A public information night will be held on June 7, 2016 to discuss the Quinte Conservation permit process. This information night will be of interest to landowners planning to do any development or work on their property. Quinte Conservation staff will be on hand to answer questions.
Examples of development projects that require a permit include, but are not limited to:
 any shoreline...

QUINTE CONSERVATION RECOGNIZES VOLUNTEER’S 20TH YEAR OF SERVICE

Posted on Thursday, May 19, 2016 12:00 AM

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 19, 2016
QUINTE CONSERVATION RECOGNIZES VOLUNTEER’S 20TH YEAR OF SERVICE
Quinte Conservation recognizes local volunteer Randy Vincent’s 20th year of service. Communications Manager, Jennifer May-Anderson says, “We appreciate Randy’s dedication to our organization. The commitment of volunteers like Randy helps us in our goal of creating a healthy watershed. We are truly grateful for his years of volunteering.”
Source Water Protections Communications Coordinator, Lucille Fragomeni,...

QUINTE CONSERVATION’S EARTH DAY RAIN BARREL SALE RAISES ALMOST $2000

Posted on Friday, May 13, 2016 12:00 AM

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 13, 2016
QUINTE CONSERVATION’S EARTH DAY RAIN BARREL SALE RAISES ALMOST $2000
Quinte Conservation launched its first annual rain barrel sale on April 22nd to support Earth Day 2016. The organization raised $1758 for the Adopt An Acre program. Quinte Conservation sold 161 rain barrels and 74 rain barrel accessories. Quinte Conservation Communications Manager, Jennifer May-Anderson says, “We are ecstatic about the success of our first annual rain barrel sale. We raised enough...

GET TICK SMART WITH QUINTE CONSERVATION

Posted on Wednesday, May 11, 2016 12:00 AM

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 11, 2016
GET TICK SMART WITH QUINTE CONSERVATION
Join Quinte Conservation as Public Health Inspector Aptie Sookoo talks about ticks. Ticks are a reality for people who spend time outdoors, on their property, or at Conservation Areas and other trails. Some tick bites might result in Lyme Disease. Find out what you need to know about ticks in our area.
DATE: Monday, May 16, 2016 LOCATION: Quinte Conservation Office 2061 Old Highway 2 (corner of Old Highway 2 and Wallbridge-Loyalist...