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Ausable Bayfield Conservation Authority

Ausable Bayfield Conservation Authority (ABCA) watersheds encompass the drainage basins of the Ausable River, Bayfield River, Parkhill Creek, and the gullies between Bayfield and Grand Bend draining directly to Lake Huron.

Order trees now for spring

Order Trees for Spring Planting

The spring tree order deadline, with payment, is February 28, 2019. If, in a backyard setting, there is not enough space for 20 trees sometimes people go together with neighbours, family, or friends to place an order. Give us a call to find out more!
Learn about some of the things that impact flooding and streamflow at partner appreciation evening.

Floods, streamflow - Partner Appreciation Evening

The conservation awards are to be followed by the keynote presentation by Trevor Dickinson, Professor Emeritus, University of Guelph. He is to speak on the topic of Climate Change and Development in Rural Areas: Impacts on Streamflow and Floods in Souther
Ann Johns receives winning certificate from Judith Parker

Ann Johns, Exeter, wins limo ride Early Bird Draw

The charitable fundraiser is going to be extra special for Exeter’s Ann Johns who bought her Dinner ticket early and was eligible for the Early Bird Prize Draw and was drawn as the winner.
Draft Proposed Update Shoreline Management Plan
Shoreline Management
Thank you for your written comments during the recent (Nov. 28, 2018 to Jan. 25, 2019) consultation on the new updated Draft Proposed Shoreline Management Plan. All written comments will be provided to the Board of Directors for consideration.

Jones Bridge
Jones Bridge
Help make your community safer, more active. Donate to the pedestrian bridge project on the South Huron Trail. Right now people have to walk beside traffic on road to enjoy both sections of trail. You can give them a safer, more scenic alternative.