Monthly Archive

May 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 Termination — Ottawa River: Arnprior to Hawkesbury

MAY 31, 2019 — Rideau Valley Conservation Authority (RVCA), in conjunction with the Mississippi Valley Conservation Authority (MVCA) and South Nation Conservation (SNC) is TERMINATING t... read more..

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Flood Warning Update #14 - OTTAWA RIVER – ARNPRIOR TO HAWKESBURY

MAY 28, 2019 — Rideau Valley Conservation Authority (RVCA), in conjunction with the Mississippi Valley Conservation Authority (MVCA) and South Nation Conservation (SNC) is maintaining the FLOOD W... read more..

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Water Safety - Bobs and Christie Lakes Slowly Declining in Rideau Valley Watershed

May 28, 2019 – The Rideau Valley Conservation Authority (RVCA) is terminating the Flood Watch that was previously in effect and issuing a High Water Safety message for properties around Bobs Lake and ... read more..

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Blog launch: The River Reed to cover life in the Rideau Valley watershed

 May 23, 2019 – Looking for ways to green your backyard? Need inspiration from your most dedicated neighbours? Want the scoop on river-friendly development trends? The Rideau Valley Conservation read more..

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Flood Warning Update #13 - OTTAWA RIVER – ARNPRIOR TO HAWKESBURY

MAY 22, 2019 - Rideau Valley Conservation Authority (RVCA), in conjunction with the Mississippi Valley Conservation Authority (MVCA) and South Nation Conservation (SNC) is maintaining the FLOOD WARNIN... read more..

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Flood Watch Update #4 - Bobs and Christie Lakes Still High in Rideau Valley Watershed

May 21, 2019 – A FLOOD WATCH is being maintained for properties around Bobs Lake and Christie Lake. The water levels on Bobs and Christie Lakes continues to decline slowly, but the recent wet/cool we... read more..

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Flood Warning — Update #12: Ottawa River – Arnprior to Hawkesbury

May 17, 2019 — Rideau Valley Conservation Authority (RVCA), in conjunction with the Mississippi Valley Conservation Authority (MVCA) and South Nation Conservation (SNC) is maintaining the FLOOD WARNIN... read more..

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We can still plant trees – we just need your help

May 16, 2019 – The cancellation of the provincial 50 Million Trees program has generated a lot of conversation – and with good reason. As Ontario residents mop up from record flooding, and as climate ... read more..

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Opinion: Flood prevention cheaper than clean-up

May 14, 2019 – As homeowners and municipalities look to clean up after another record flood on the Ottawa River, the need to prevent such damage from happening again and again is clear. We don’t yet ... read more..

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Flood Warning — Update #11: Ottawa River – Arnprior to Hawkesbury

May 14, 2019 — Rideau Valley Conservation Authority (RVCA), in conjunction with the Mississippi Valley Conservation Authority (MVCA) and South Nation Conservation (SNC) is maintaining the FLOOD WARNIN... read more..

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Flood Watch Update #3: Bobs and Christie Lakes Still High in Rideau Valley Watershed

May 13, 2019 —A FLOOD WATCH is being maintained for properties around Bobs Lake and Christie Lake. The water levels on both lakes continue to decline slowly and remain above average for this tim... read more..

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Seeking volunteer 'scientists' to monitor Ottawa’s streams

May 13, 2019 — Do you love being outside, getting your hands dirty and doing some good for the planet? Are you interested in science or biology, but want to skip the degree? We’ve got just the job for... read more..

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Flood Warning — Update #10: Ottawa River – Arnprior to Hawkesbury

May 10, 2019 — Rideau Valley Conservation Authority (RVCA), in conjunction with the Mississippi Valley Conservation Authority (MVCA) and South Nation Conservation (SNC) is maintaining the FLOOD WARNIN... read more..

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Flood Warning -- Update #9 — Ottawa River — Arnprior to Hawkesbury

May 7, 2019 — Rideau Valley Conservation Authority (RVCA), in conjunction with the Mississippi Valley Conservation Authority (MVCA) and South Nation Conservation (SNC) is maintaining the FLOOD WARNING... read more..

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Planting for the future: Nepean students branch out from climate protest

May 7, 2019 – As thousands of Canadian students walked out of class to protest climate policies on May 3, a group of Nepean High School students were taking their protest back to basics. Shovels... read more..

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Skip the bouquet! Spring for a tree this Mother's Day

May 7, 2019 – Your mother gave you the gift of life, and now you can return the favour. Thanks to the Rideau Valley Conservation Foundation’s special occasions tree planting program, you can skip the... read more..

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Bobs and Christie Lakes Still High in Rideau Valley Watershed

May 6, 2019 —A FLOOD WATCH is being maintained for properties around Bobs Lake and Christie Lake. Water levels on both lakes continue to decline slowly but both remain above average fo... read more..

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Flood Warning – Update # 8 — Ottawa River — Arnprior to Hawkesbury

May 3, 2019 — Rideau Valley Conservation Authority (RVCA), in conjunction with the Mississippi Valley Conservation Authority (MVCA) and South Nation Conservation (SNC) is maintaining the FLO... read more..

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Flood Warning – Update # 7 — Ottawa River — Arnprior to Hawkesbury

May 1, 2019 — Rideau Valley Conservation Authority (RVCA), in conjunction with the Mississippi Valley Conservation Authority (MVCA) and South Nation Conservation (SNC) is maintaining the FLOOD WA... read more..

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