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News in Brief, Bulletins & Releases

2020News Release
Nov.Proposed Changes to Conservation Authorities Act Post Risk to Environment & Public Safety
Sept.Hay Bay Boat Launch Closure – September 24 & 25, 2020
Cataraqui Conservation Policy Updates – Public Consultation Period 
Fall Water Level Adjustments on Inland Lakes
JulyCataraqui Conservation Seeks Public Input into Low Water Levels – July 16
JuneLevel I Low Water Confirmation for Cataraqui Region – June 24
Flood Watch Cancelled, Shoreline Conditions Statement – Water Safety Issued for Lake Ontario & St. Lawrence River – June 16
MaySource Protection Committee – 20th Anniversary of Walkerton Tragedy – May 21
Flood Watch Update – Lake Ontario & St. Lawrence River – May 11
AprilWater Safety Statement – Inland Lakes and Streams – April 29
Cataraqui Conservation to Re-Open Some Conservation Areas Starting April 25
Flood Watch – Lake Ontario & Upper St. Lawrence River – April 12
Cataraqui Conservation to Close Conservation Areas due to COVID-19 – April 7
Gates On Cataraqui Trail to Close by April 3
MarchWater Safety Statement – Inland Lakes and Streams – March 19
Cataraqui Conservation Takes Steps to Mitigate COVID 19 – March 16
Maple Madness Cancelled due to COVID 19 – March 16
Flood Outlook – Lake Ontario & St. Lawrence River – March 13
Water Safety Statement – Inland Lakes and Streams – March 6
FebruaryFlood Outlook (Strom Surge) -Lake Ontario & St. Lawrence River – Feb 26
JanuaryWater Safety Statement – Inland Lakes and Streams – Jan. 9
Water Safety Statement – Lake Ontario & St. Lawrence River – Jan 29

 

2019News Release
DecemberWater Safety Statement – Inland Lakes and Streams – Dec. 12
Water Safety Statement Extended for Lake Ontario & St. Lawrence River – Dec. 5
NovemberProvincial Flood Report – Cataraqui Conservation Echoes Conservation Ontario Comments – Nov. 29
OctoberFlood Outlook – Lake Ontario & St. Lawrence River – Storm Surge – Oct. 31
Water Safety Statement – Inland Lakes and Streams – Oct. 30
Water Safety Statement Extended for Lake Ontario & St. Lawrence River – Oct. 8
Trail Work at Lemoine Point Conservation Area
SeptemberFall Water Level Adjustments on Inland Lakes – Sept. 30
CRCA Announces New General Manager – Sept. 30
CRCA Declares Level 1 Low Water Conditions – Sept. 6
Flood Watch Downgraded to Water Safety Statement – Lake Ontario & St. Lawrence River – Sept. 5
AugustFlood Warning Downgraded to Flood Watch – Lake Ontario & St. Lawrence River – August 7
JulyFlood Warning Update – Lake Ontario & St. Lawrence River – July 24
JuneFlood Warning Update – Lake Ontario & St. Lawrence River – June 25
Flood Warning Update – Lake Ontario & St. Lawrence River – June 4
MayFlood Watch Update – Inland Lakes – May 21
Flood Warning – Update – Lake Ontario & St. Lawrence River – May 17
Flood Watch Update – Inland Lakes – May 15
Watershed Conditions Statement – Water Safety – May 14
Flood Watch – Inland Lakes – May 13
Flood Warning – Lake Ontario & St. Lawrence River – May 8
CRCA Inland Watershed Conditions Return to Normal – May 1
AprilProvincial Flood Watch – Lake Ontario & St. Lawrence River – April 26
Watershed Conditions Statement – Lake Ontario & St. Lawrence River – April 24
Watershed Conditions Statement – Flood Outlook – April 17
Watershed Conditions Statement – Water Safety – UPDATE – April 10
MarchFlood Warning Statement – March 31
Watershed Conditions Statement – Water Safety – UPDATE – March 29
Watershed Conditions Statement – Water Safety – March 27
Watershed Conditions Statement – Flood Outlook – Millhaven Creek – March 12
Watershed Conditions Statement – Water Safety – Update – March 6
FebruaryWatershed Conditions Statement – Flood Outlook – Millhaven Creek – Feb. 27
Trail Conditions and Visitor Safety – Wind Warning – Feb 22
Watershed Conditions Statement – Water Safety – Feb 20
Watershed Conditions Statement – Flood Outlook – Millhaven Creek – Feb. 13
Watershed Conditions Statement – Flood Outlook – Millhaven Creek – Feb. 1
Watershed Conditions Statement – Water Safety – Feb. 1

 

2018News Release
DecemberWatershed Conditions Statement – Water Safety – Dec. 20
NovemberLevel I Low Water Condition Cancelled – Nov. 15
OctoberOutlet Boat Launch Re-Opens Oct. 4
SeptemberOutlet Boat Launch Closed for Repairs Starting Sept. 24
AugustLevel I Low Water Condition Continues – August 16
JulyCRCA Declares Level I Low Water Condition – July 19
JuneLow Water Conditions along Millhaven Creek
AprilWatershed Conditions Statement – Flood Outlook – April 17
Watershed Conditions Statement – Water Safety – April 12
Watershed Conditions Statement – Flood Outlook – April 3
MarchWatershed Conditions Statement – Flood Outlook Cancelled – Water Safety – Mar 8
FebruaryWatershed Conditions Statement – Flood Outlook – Feb. 20
Watershed Conditions Statement – Water Safety – Feb. 16
JanuaryWatershed Conditions Statement – Flood Outlook – Jan 18
Watershed Conditions Statement – Water Safety – Jan 10

 

2017News Release
NovemberWatershed Conditions Statement, Water Safety – Nov. 8
Flood Watch – Nov. 1
OctoberWatershed Conditions Statement – Flood Outlook – Oct. 28
Flood Watch – Lake Ontario & St. Lawrence River – Oct. 14
SeptemberFlood Watch Cancelled – Lake Ontario & St. Lawrence River
Lake Ontario / St. Lawrence River – Flood Watch
AugustInland Lakes – Water Safety Statement – Aug 15
Flood Outlook – Inland Lakes – Flood Watch Charleston & Buck Lake – Aug 9
Flood Watch – Inland Lakes – Flood Warning Charleston & Buck Lake – Aug 2
JulyUpdate – Flood Warning – Levels continue to rise – July 26
Update – Flood Warning for Inland Lakes – July 26
Flood Warning for Inland Lakes – July 25
Flood Warning Extended for Lake Ontario & St. Lawrence River – July 25
Flood Warning Issued for Charleston Lake – July 24
Inland Lakes & Streams – Flood Outlook – Flood Watch for Brockville – July 24
JuneFlood Warning Extended for Lake Ontario & St. Lawrence River – June 29
Flood Warning Extended for Lake Ontario & St. Lawrence River – June 15
Flood Warning Extended for Lake Ontario & St. Lawrence River – June 2
MayFlood Warning Extended for Lake Ontario & St. Lawrence River – May 26
Flood Warning Cancelled for Inland Lakes – May 24
Flood Warning – Inland Lakes, Lake Ontario & St. Lawrence River – May 19
Flood Warning Update – Inland Lakes – May 17
Flood Warning Update for the Cataraqui Region – May 15
Flood Warning Update for the Cataraqui Region – May 10
Flood Warning – Lake Ontario & St. Lawrence River – May 8
Flood Warning Update – Cataraqui & Gananoque River Systems – May 7
Flood Warning – Inland Lakes & Streams – May 6
Flood Watch – Buells/Butlers Creek Brockville – May6
Flood Watch – MNRF – Lake Ontario – May 6
Flood Warning – May5
FloodOutlook – Buells/Butlers Creek Brockville – May 5
Flood Watch Update – May4
Watershed  Statement – WaterSafety – Buells/Butlers Creek Brockville Basin-May4
FloodWarning – May2
AprilWatershed  Statement – Flood Outlook- Lake Ontario/St. Lawrence River – April 30
Watershed  Statement – Flood Outlook- Lake Ontario/St. Lawrence River – April 27
Watershed  Statement – Water Safety – April 24
Flood Watch Update – April 18
Flood Watch Update – April 13
Flood Watch Update – April 10
Flood Watch – April 7
Watershed  Statement – Flood Outlook – April 5
Watershed  Statement – Water Safety – April 4
MarchGates on Cataraqui Trail to Close April 1
FebruaryWatershed  Statement – Water Safety Update – March 15
Watershed  Statement – Water Safety Extended – March 7
Watershed Statement – Water Safety Extended – Feb 28
Watershed Statement – Water Safety – Feb 21
Low Water Statement – Minor – Feb 17
JanuaryWatershed Statement – Water Safety – Jan 5