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QUINTE CONSERVATION REMOVING BUCKTHORN AT MASSASSAUGA POINT CONSERVATION AREA TODAY AND TOMORROW

Posted on Tuesday, June 14, 2016 12:00 AM

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 14, 2016
QUINTE CONSERVATION REMOVING BUCKTHORN AT MASSASSAUGA POINT CONSERVATION AREA TODAY AND TOMORROW
Quinte Conservation staff will be removing invasive European Buckthorn from the Massassauga Point Conservation Area today and tomorrow. General Manager Terry Murphy says, “Over the years we have tried several strategies such as spraying and burning to remove invasive European Buckthorn from Massassauga Point. Nothing has worked. This year we will be removing it mechanically...

LAKE AND RIVER LEVELS STILL LOW IN QUINTE REGION

Posted on Monday, June 13, 2016 12:00 AM

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 13, 2016
LAKE AND RIVER LEVELS STILL LOW IN QUINTE REGION
Rainfall has been in short supply over the Quinte region this spring. Quinte Conservation Water Resources Manager Christine McClure says, “We have received less than 70% of average rainfall for the past three months and less than 40% of average rainfall for the month of May. This means that some lake and river levels are visibly lower than they would normally be for this time of year. Flows in the Moira, Napanee and...

LAKE AND RIVER LEVELS STILL LOW IN QUINTE REGION

Posted on Monday, June 13, 2016 12:00 AM

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 13, 2016
LAKE AND RIVER LEVELS STILL LOW IN QUINTE REGION
Rainfall has been in short supply over the Quinte region this spring. Quinte Conservation Water Resources Manager Christine McClure says, “We have received less than 70% of average rainfall for the past three months and less than 40% of average rainfall for the month of May. This means that some lake and river levels are visibly lower than they would normally be for this time of year. Flows in the Moira, Napanee and...

LOW WATER CONDITIONS IN THE QUINTE REGION PERSIST IN SPITE OF RECENT RAIN

Posted on Tuesday, June 07, 2016 12:00 AM

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
June 7, 2016
LOW WATER CONDITIONS IN THE QUINTE REGION PERSIST IN
SPITE OF RECENT RAIN
The Quinte Region received less than 30 millimetres of rain over the last few days. Quinte
Conservation Water Resources Manager Christine McClure says, “The recent rain has not been
enough to help our current low water conditions. Flows in the Moira, Napanee and Salmon
Rivers continue to be extremely low and we need a significant amount of rain to change that.”
Quinte Conservation declared a Level...

LOW WATER CONDITIONS IN THE QUINTE REGION PERSIST IN SPITE OF RECENT RAIN

Posted on Tuesday, June 07, 2016 12:00 AM

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
June 7, 2016
LOW WATER CONDITIONS IN THE QUINTE REGION PERSIST IN
SPITE OF RECENT RAIN
The Quinte Region received less than 30 millimetres of rain over the last few days. Quinte
Conservation Water Resources Manager Christine McClure says, “The recent rain has not been
enough to help our current low water conditions. Flows in the Moira, Napanee and Salmon
Rivers continue to be extremely low and we need a significant amount of rain to change that.”
Quinte Conservation declared a Level...