Posted on Wednesday, September 16, 2020 09:31 AM
September 16, 2020 – Kawartha Conservation’s website, which launched in April of this year, has been recognized as the Best Environmental Website, finishing with the highest score in the Environmental Website category of the WebAwards.
The WebAwards are an international competition that honours excellence in websites for organizations, companies and government.
“This recognition is a testament to the incredible time, effort and work our staff put in to ensure we are developing and delivering...
Posted on Monday, September 14, 2020 11:11 AM
September 14, 2020 – From beautiful vistas, scenic hiking and biking trails, driving and cycling routes, quaint shops, and vibrant downtowns, villages and communities, the Kawartha watershed has everything you need to fall in love with your own backyard all over again.
This Autumn, Kawartha Conservation wants to help showcase...
Posted on Thursday, August 13, 2020 11:18 AM
August 13, 2020 – Fenelon Falls Brewing Co.’s Kawartha Summer Ale is the must-try beer of the Kawarthas for summer.
The first batch of the popular unofficial beer of summer, an official collaboration with Kawartha Conservation, sold out in record time, creating increased demand as the boating, cottage and tourist season ramped up along the Trent Severn Waterway and across the Kawartha Lakes.
“Our customers and visitors have told us how much they are enjoying our Kawartha Summer Ale,” said Mathew...
Posted on Wednesday, August 12, 2020 02:03 PM
August 12, 2020 – Persistent dry weather across the Kawartha Conservation watershed has resulted in an ongoing Level II Low Water declaration for the entire area.
On Wednesday morning, August 12, the Kawartha Low Water Response Team met to receive an update on the current situation and three month average, which has resulted in the continued low water warning.
“We have seen precipitation in parts of our watershed, but not enough to move us back into a Level I condition at this point,” explained Kawartha...
Posted on Friday, July 31, 2020 10:09 AM
TORONTO, 30 JULY 2020—Last week, the Federal Taskforce for a Resilient Recovery, which includes Canadian business and finance experts, as well as policy and sustainability leaders, urged governments to invest in natural infrastructure as part of COVID-19 recovery. Given our work over a number of years to build awareness and community capacity to effectively utilize natural infrastructure, we welcomed the Task Force highlighting the importance of natural infrastructure as part of broader climate action...