Warning: Invalid argument supplied for foreach() in /home/oton250/public_html/wp-content/themes/orca/author.php on line 4
ORCA – Otonabee Regional Conservation Authority
Author Archive for Orca

Level 2 Low Water Condition Lifted

The Otonabee Region Water Response Team has lifted the Level 2 Low Water Condition which was triggered by extreme dry conditions throughout most of 2016. Recent rainfall and improved stream flows mean the Otonabee Region watershed is no longer in a Low Water Condition. “The mild winter weather has allowed for the infiltration of rain […]

Posted in ORCA News | Comments closed

Flood Warning Update – April 20, 2017

A Flood Warning is issued when flooding is imminent or occurring.  Issued to: Municipalities of Selwyn (SEL), Douro-Dummer (DD), Asphodel-Norwood (AN), Otonabee-South Monaghan (OSM), Cavan Monaghan (CM), City of Kawartha Lakes (CKL), City of Peterborough (CP) and Trent Hills (TH), as well as ORCA’s other partners in emergency flood management. This Flood Warning applies to […]

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments closed

Flood Warning Update – April 17, 2017

A Flood Warning is issued when flooding is imminent or occurring. Issued to: Municipalities of Selwyn (SEL), Douro-Dummer (DD), Asphodel-Norwood (AN), Otonabee-South Monaghan (OSM), Cavan Monaghan (CM), City of Kawartha Lakes (CKL), City of Peterborough (CP) and Trent Hills (TH), as well as ORCA’s other partners in emergency flood management. This Flood Warning applies to […]

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments closed

Flood Warning Update – April 13, 2017

A Flood Warning is issued when flooding is imminent or occurring. Issued to: Municipalities of Selwyn (SEL), Douro-Dummer (DD), Asphodel-Norwood (AN), Otonabee-South Monaghan (OSM), Cavan Monaghan (CM), City of Kawartha Lakes (CKL), City of Peterborough (CP) and Trent Hills (TH), as well as ORCA’s other partners in emergency flood management. This Flood Warning applies to […]

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments closed

Celebrate Earth Day – Join a Clean Up!

EVENT #1  ~19th Annual Earth Day Jackson Creek Clean Up ~ Saturday, April 22, 2017 Join us for the 19th Annual Earth Day Jackson Creek Clean Up hosted by Otonabee Conservation with support by the City of Peterborough, Swish Maintenance, Tim Hortons and community volunteers. Time:               10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon Location:        Meet at main […]

Posted in ORCA News | Comments closed

Flood Warning Update for April 12, 2017

Otonabee Conservation advises that the Flood Warning remains in effect for the Kawartha Lakes and the Otonabee River. Residents are reminded to stay clear of all waterways during this time, as high flows and cold water temperatures will be dangerous. The reservoir lakes north of the Otonabee Region watershed are currently nearing their capacity as […]

Posted in ORCA News | Comments closed

Flood Warning Update

Otonabee Conservation advises that the Flood Warning remains in effect and provides the following update for April 11, 2017. Inflows to the Kawartha Lakes continue to run high, which will maintain elevated water levels in Buckhorn, Chemong and Pigeon Lakes. Lower Buckhorn Lake should continue to rise slightly, but is close to leveling off. However, […]

Posted in ORCA News | Comments closed

Flood Warning – Update

Otonabee Conservation advises that the Flood Warning issued Friday, April 7, 2017 remains in effect and offers the following update on the situation. In the coming days, flooding along the Kawartha Lakes and Otonabee River is expected to get worse. This week’s forecast rain and warm air temperatures in the Haliburton Lakes region will cause […]

Posted in ORCA News | Comments closed

Flood Warning now in Effect

Otonabee Conservation advises that a Flood Warning is now in effect for the entire watershed region. A Flood Warning is issued when flooding is imminent or is occurring. Recent rainfall combined with snowmelt in the Haliburton Lakes Region is responsible for the increased flows through the Gull, Burnt and Mississauga Rivers as well as Nogies […]

Posted in ORCA News | Comments closed

Flood Watch now in Effect

Otonabee Conservation has issued a Flood Watch for the entire watershed region. A low-pressure weather system is currently impacting the geographical area of the Otonabee Region Conservation Authority, which stretches from the Kawartha Lakes in the north to Rice Lake in the south. In the next 24 hours, before it leaves our region on Friday […]

Posted in ORCA News | Comments closed

Recent Posts

Archives