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Rideau Valley
Conservation Authority
3889 Rideau Valley Drive,
PO Box 599, Manotick, ON
K4M 1A5
Hours: Weekdays 8:30 to 4:30

Member of Conservation Ontario

What's New at RVCA
New Newsletter Visit our Around the Rideau webpage to get the January/February issue of Around the Rideau and our special thank you to our generous sponsors!

Summer jobs are now posted — Click here!

Conditions Statement
2016.01.08 — Water Safety — January Thaw

New Fee Schedule Effective January 1, 2016, New Planning Fee Schedule



Newsletter November/December Around the Rideau

Booklet Solutions for Shoreline Erosion — A basic Guide to Bioengineering

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