Monthly Archive

April 2019

Welcome to our Archives page. On this page you will find a total of 19 of our articles broken down into Months and Years.
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Flood Warning – Update # 6 -- Ottawa River — Arnprior to Hawkesbury

April 29, 2019 — Rideau Valley Conservation Authority (RVCA), in conjunction with the Mississippi Valley Conservation Authority (MVCA) and South Nation Conservation (SNC) is maintaining the FLOOD... read more..

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Water Levels Declining Across Rideau Valley Watershed Except in Reservoir Lakes

April 29, 2019 - Unlike the Ottawa River Watershed which is currently experiencing historic high water conditions, the water levels and flows in the Rideau Valley Watershed are declining and approachi... read more..

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Flood Warning – Update # 5 -- Ottawa River — Arnprior to L'Original

April 27, 2019 — Rideau Valley Conservation Authority (RVCA), in conjunction with the Mississippi Valley Conservation Authority (MVCA) and South Nation Conservation (SNC) is maintaining the FLOOD... read more..

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Flood Warning – Update # 4 — Ottawa River — Arnprior to L'Original

April 25, 2019 — Rideau Valley Conservation Authority (RVCA), in conjunction with the Mississippi Valley Conservation Authority (MVCA) and South Nation Conservation (SNC) is maintaining the FLOOD... read more..

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Support your backyard’s “secret superheroes” this summer

APRIL 25, 2019 - You probably know that bees and butterflies need our help – but do you know how easy it is? Helping backyard pollinators can be as simple as planting a packet of native wildflower se... read more..

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Flood Warning – Update # 3 - Ottawa River — Arnprior to L'Original

April 23, 2019 — The Rideau Valley Conservation Authority (RVCA), in conjunction with Mississippi Valley Conservation Authority (MVCA) and South Nation Conservation Authority (SNC) is maintaining... read more..

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Water Levels Are Decreasing Across the Rideau Valley Watershed

April 23, 2019 – Rainfall amounts close to 50 mm fell over much of the Rideau Valley Watershed between last Thursday through Saturday.  This rain resulted in increased water levels and flows acro... read more..

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Flood Warning-- Update #2 -- Ottawa River -- Arnprior to L'Original

APRIL 21, 2019, The Rideau Valley Conservation Authority (RVCA), in conjunction with the Mississippi Valley Conservation Authority (MVCA) and South Nation Conservation (SNC) is maintaining our&nb... read more..

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Flood Warning -- Ottawa River - Arnprior to L'Original

APRIL 19, 2019 OTTAWA RIVER FROM ARNPRIOR TO L'ORIGINAL — The Rideau Valley Conservation Authority (RVCA), in conjunction with the Mississippi Valley Conservation Authority (MVCA) and South Natio... read more..

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Flood Watch - Update #1 - Ottawa River – Arnprior To Hawkesbury

APRIL 18, 2019 OTTAWA RIVER FROM ARNPRIOR TO HAWKESBURY — Rideau Valley Conservation Authority (RVCA) in conjunction with the Mississippi Valley (MVCA) and South Nation Conservation Authorities (SNC) ... read more..

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Significant Rain in Forecast Will Again Cause Water Levels to Increase Across the Rideau Valley Watershed

The current forecast is calling for rainfall amounts of 50 to 65 mm, with possibly more, from Thursday to Saturday across the Rideau Valley Watershed which will cause water levels and flows to increas... read more..

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Flood Watch - Ottawa River – Arnprior To Hawkesbury

APRIL 17, 2019: OTTAWA RIVER FROM ARNPRIOR TO HAWKESBURY — Rideau Valley Conservation Authority (RVCA) in conjunction with the Mississippi Valley Conservation Authority (MVCA), South Nation Conservati... read more..

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New Drinking Water System Protected for the Village of Richmond

MISSISSIPPI AND RIDEAU WATERSHEDS, April 15, 2019 — On March 11, 2019 the Ministry of Environment, Conservation and Parks (MECP) approved an amendment to the Mississippi-Rideau Source Protection ... read more..

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Recent Heavy Rain Causing Water Levels to Increase in Upper Watershed and Other Localized Areas

April 15, 2019 – The heavy rainfall on Sunday and Monday, with amounts up to 40 mm, is causing the water levels to increase in all waterways across the Rideau Valley Watershed.  The areas most af... read more..

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Forecast Rain Expected to Increase Water Levels in Bobs Lake, Christie Lake, Tay River and Wolfe Lake

April 11, 2019 – The current weather forecast is calling for up to 30 mm of rain between Friday and Monday, and then more rain later next week.  This anticipated rain, plus meltwater from the rem... read more..

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Volunteer makes a splash with conservation authority

April 11, 2019 - As volunteers go, Larry Hum’s a real humdinger. The retired telecoms engineer has been volunteering with the Rideau Valley Conservation Authority (RVCA) since 2015, helping staff rem... read more..

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Rideau Valley Conservation Authority releases 2018 annual report

April 9, 2019 - Close your eyes. Can you picture six million trees? We can – because that’s how many we’ve planted since 1984. The Rideau Valley Conservation Authority (RVCA) has released its 2018 an... read more..

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Flood Watch Downgraded to Water Safety in Rideau Valley Watershed

April 8,2019 – With below seasonal temperature and no significant precipitation over the past several days, water levels and flows continue to decline slowly across most areas of the Rideau Valley Wat... read more..

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Flood Warning has Ended, But Flood Watch Still in Effect for Low-lying Areas in Rideau Valley Watershed

April 3, 2019 -- With limited precipitation and below seasonal temperatures so far this week, water levels and flows have somewhat stabilized across the Rideau Valley Watershed since last weekend.&nbs... read more..

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