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  • Municipal Feature on Middlesex Centre

    Farm owners and residents of Middlesex Centre have a long history of land stewardship and conservation work. For the past 75 years, Ausable Bayfield Conservation has been fortunate to work with the community to help with conservation projects.
    Posted: Thursday, September 2, 2021

  • North Middlesex Municipal Feature Intro

    This is the introduction to a two-part feature on projects in the Municipality of North Middlesex. It is part of the Ausable Bayfield Conservation 75th Anniversary profile series on our 12 member municipalities.
    Posted: Tuesday, August 31, 2021

  • North Middlesex Feature Part One

    As part of our 75th anniversary feature series on our member municipalities, here is Part One of our profile of projects in the Municipality of North Middlesex.
    Posted: Monday, August 30, 2021

  • North Middlesex Municipal Feature Part Two

    As part of the Ausable Bayfield Conservation 75th Anniversary we are profiling projects in our 12 member municipalities. This is Part Two of the feature on North Middlesex.
    Posted: Sunday, August 29, 2021

  • Fall tree planting tips

    Order trees now for planting this autumn.
    Posted: Thursday, August 26, 2021

  • New artwork at museum in Arkona

    When the museum reopens, thousands of visitors to Arkona Lions Museum and Information Centre will know more about watersheds, and protecting them, thanks to the installation of a piece of art called A Watershed of Clay.
    Posted: Friday, August 13, 2021

  • Local Turtle Week – DAY SEVEN

    Here are the #LocalTurtleWeek posts for Thursday, September 2, 2021. Today's theme is release of turtle hatchlings.
    Posted: Saturday, August 7, 2021

  • New turtle crossing signs near Bayfield

    A local donor purchased turtle crossing signs and Ausable Bayfield Conservation and Municipality of Central Huron placed two new wildlife crossing signs on Bayfield River Road, just east of Highway 21.
    Posted: Friday, August 6, 2021

  • Local Turtle Week – DAY SIX

    Here are the #LocalTurtleWeek posts for Wednesday, September 1, 2021. Painted Turtles are cool! But did you know they can be super-cool?
    Posted: Friday, August 6, 2021

  • Local Turtle Week - DAY FIVE

    Here are the #LocalTurtleWeek posts for Tuesday, August 31, 2021. Today's theme is Nesting and Incubation.
    Posted: Thursday, August 5, 2021

  • Local Turtle Week - DAY FOUR

    The #LocalTurtleWeek theme for August 30, 2021 is Building, improving, and enhancing turtle habitat.
    Posted: Wednesday, August 4, 2021

  • Some dead Carp fish found at Parkhill Reservoir

    Several people have reported some dead fish at Parkhill Reservoir but it affects some Carp fish only.
    Posted: Tuesday, August 3, 2021

  • Local Turtle Week Day Three - Wetlands

    Turtles need wetlands. You can help Ontario's freshwater turtles by preserving and enhancing wetlands and natural areas.
    Posted: Tuesday, August 3, 2021

  • Local Turtle Week Day Two - Threats to Turtles

    Our turtles face many threats.
    Posted: Monday, August 2, 2021

  • Local Turtle Week Day One

    Find out why turtles are so important and why we need to protect them and preserve and enhance the habitat they need to survive and thrive.
    Posted: Sunday, August 1, 2021

  • Blue Fish Canada donates fishing tackle receptacle

    Matt Fryer, of Lucan, is the Vice-President and Conservation Director of the Forest City Bassmasters and installed the Fishing Tackle Recycler on July 26, 2021 near the fishing dock.
    Posted: Friday, July 30, 2021

  • New video about protecting groundwater sources

    Many of us get our drinking water from an aquifer source. What does an aquifer look like? What is it and how does it work? What can contaminate it?
    Posted: Wednesday, July 14, 2021

  • Program boosts cover crops for second year

    Landowners in the Bayfield and Lake Huron tributary watersheds are now eligible for an enhanced cost-share program that offers $30 per acre, up to 100 acres, for planting cover crops.
    Posted: Thursday, July 8, 2021

  • Remembering Chair Larry Brown

    Laurence Brown, or Larry Brown, was the first Chair of the first Drinking Water Source Protection Committee in Ontario. He was also our leader, colleague, and friend.
    Posted: Wednesday, July 7, 2021