Due to maintenance on the Kelso Dam, the water levels in Kelso reservoir have been lowered by approximately five feet (1.5m). Visitors to Kelso Conservation Area will notice lower than seasonal water levels, especially at the beach. Under Halton Region’s Beach Monitoring Testing Program, Kelso Beach has been deemed safe for swimming. Based on previous testing, it had been declared unsafe for swimming.
Conservation Halton (CH) held its 33rd annual Conservation Halton Awards on Tuesday, June 23, 2015 at the Milton Centre for the Arts. The awards are presented to people and organizations that make outstanding contributions to conservation in the Halton watershed.