Posted on Tuesday, April 28, 2020 11:44 AM
April 28, 2020 – Conservation areas within the Kawartha Conservation watershed will remain closed until at least May 31. The decision to maintain the closure is consistent with the province’s continuation of park closures aimed at reducing social gatherings and community spread of Covid-19.
“No one would like to see our conservation areas opened more than we would,” said Kristie Virgoe, Director of Stewardship and Conservation Lands at Kawartha Conservation. “We know people are missing the trails...
Posted on Monday, April 27, 2020 09:13 AM
April 27, 2020 – Due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, Kawartha Conservation has reduced its full-time and contract staff by nearly 60 percent effective Friday, April 24, providing only services deemed essential through the Province’s declared State of Emergency.
“This was an extremely difficult decision. There are no words to adequately reflect how much we struggled as an organization with this decision and the impact it will have on our staff,” said Kawartha Conservation CAO Mark Majchrowski.
Posted on Tuesday, April 21, 2020 09:07 AM
April 21, 2020 – Kawartha Conservation has made the difficult, and appropriate, decision to cancel all in-person Stewardship, Education and Conservation Lands programs and events until further notice. The cancellation includes all summer and nature camps, parent and tot programs, forest bathing, seniors’ walks, in-person stewardship consultations and tree planting initiatives.
“As our communities continue to deal with this unprecedented global pandemic, we felt the right course...
Posted on Wednesday, April 08, 2020 10:12 AM
April 8, 2020 – Having access to the information you want, and need is important. When the new Kawartha Conservation website – www.kawarthaconservation.com – was launched, we wanted to put the power of that information in the hands of the public, and we have.
Residents, businesses and visitors can now subscribe to the information they want, and only the information they want, without being inundated with information that isn’t applicable to them.
By visiting https://subscribe.kawarthaconservation.com/subscribe website...
Posted on Tuesday, April 07, 2020 11:09 AM
April 7, 2020 – Kawartha Conservation is launching a new streamlined, accessible and responsive website to help provide visitors with the information they want and need quickly and efficiently.
“This project has involved all of our staff and resulted in more than six months of re-writing, simplifying and reviewing the information people want and need,” said Kawartha Conservation CAO Mark Majchrowski. “Our goal was to make it easy for people to find key information whether they are...