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Conservation Halton issues Level II Low Water Condition August 10, 2016

A combination of below-average precipitation this year with hot summer temperatures has resulted in water levels in local streams dropping well below normal. As a result, Conservation Halton is escalating from a Level I to a Level II Low Water Condition for its watershed, based on criteria set out in the Ontario Low Water Response guidelines.

Amazing Things to do before you are 12 on August 13 and 14, 2016

Reconnect with the great outdoors and combat nature deficit disorer at ‘Amazing Things To Do Before You Are 12’ on August 13 and 14 at Crawford Lake and Mountsberg.

Family Outdoor Movie Nights return to Kelso this Friday, August 5

Family Outdoor Movie Nights return to Kelso Conservation Area with four family films, which will delight audiences of all ages. Opening night is this Friday, August 5 with a showing of Zootopia.

Conservation Halton issues Level I Low Water Condition July 8-16

Conservation Halton has declared a Level I Low Water Condition for its watershed. The low snow accumulation over the winter combined with below-normal rainfall amounts over the last three months (April, May and June) has resulted in reduced water flows and levels in local streams.

Conservation Halton Appoints Hassaan Basit as CAO

The Conservation Halton Board of Directors are pleased to announce they have unanimously decided to offer Hassaan Basit the fulltime role of Chief Administrative Officer of Conservation Halton.

Good night barn Pajama Night at Mountsberg June 25-16

Good night owls, good night goats, good night horses, and good night Mountsberg! This Saturday, June 25, we invite you to join us for the Good Night Barn Pajama Night from 7 to 9 p.m. at Mountsberg Conservation Area.

Aboriginal Awareness Day this Sunday June 19-16 at Crawford Lake

Join us for Aboriginal Awareness Day at Crawford Lake and enjoy a fun filled day celebrating Canada’s Aboriginal past, present and future in the park’s picturesque, reconstructed Iroquoian village. The festival runs from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. on Sunday June 19.

Explore with Dad at Mountsberg on Father’s Day June 19-16

Hey kids, why not bring your dad out to Mountsberg Conservation Area and explore on Father’s Day, Sunday, June 19. The event takes place from 10 a.m. to noon.Explore with Dad tickets are $16 for adults, $11 for children (age 5 to 14 years), $11 for seniors (ages 65 years and over), FREE for preschool (ages 4 years and under).

Yoga in the Park at Rattlesnake Point May 25 to Aug 31-16

Conservation Halton and Moksha Yoga Milton have teamed up to offer Yoga in the Park every Wednesday night from 7 to 8 p.m. at Rattlesnake Point Conservation Area. The sessions started on Wednesday, May 25 and will continue until Wednesday, August 31, 2016.

Say good night moon at Crawford Lake’s May 28-16 Pajama Night

On Saturday, May 28, we invite you to grab your comfy pajamas and join us at Crawford Lake Conservation Area for the first Pajama Night of the Season. The event takes place from 7 to 9 p.m.