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...
Posted on Thursday, July 16, 2020 12:27 PM
Below normal rainfall observed over the past four months continues to bring very dry conditions to most of southern Ontario, including Kawartha Conservation’s watershed. As a result, Kawartha Water Response Team has been established, and has upgraded the Low Water Condition to Level 2 within its watershed jurisdiction.
The Water Response Team is coordinated by Kawartha Conservation, and includes local municipal, agriculture, non-governmental organisations, and government representatives. The...
Posted on Saturday, July 11, 2020 03:33 PM
DATE: July 11, 2020 TIME: 3:00 p.m. Message sent on the basis of information received from:
- Environment Canada
- Kawartha Conservation Flood Forecasting Network
- Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry – Surface Water Monitoring Centre
Posted on Monday, July 06, 2020 12:44 PM
Kawartha Conservation has declared a Level 1 Low Water Condition throughout the watershed.
Precipitation observed within the Kawartha Conservation watershed over the period of April through June has been persistently below the long-term average values. With very hot and dry weather forecast, there is no relief to the low water conditions expected during the next two weeks.
As part of the declaration of a Level 1 Low Water Condition all water users are asked to voluntarily reduce...
Posted on Wednesday, June 03, 2020 11:11 AM
June 3, 2020 – Fenelon Falls Brewing Co.’s Kawartha Summer Ale has become the popular choice as the unofficial beer of summer in Kawartha Lakes and beyond.
“We are thrilled with the response to our Kawartha Summer Ale,” said Mathew Renda, General Manager at Fenelon Falls Brewing Co. “We knew it was going to be popular after the first weekend, but we’ve continued to see orders increase both locally and across Peterborough, the GTA and beyond.”
Conceived as a partnership with Kawartha Conservation,...