Announcements Archive


Watershed Conditions Statement – Flood Watch issued May 22 at 12:05pm

Conservation Halton Issues a Flood Watch Lake Ontario Shoreline at 12:05 p.m. on May 22, 2019. The latest information provided by the International Lake Ontario - St. Lawrence River Board (ILOSLRB) indicates that Lake Ontario levels will continue to rise over the next several weeks due to record high inflows from Lake Erie combined with reduced outflows from Lake Ontario which are required to limit downstream flooding within the lower St. Lawrence River.

Conservation Halton Easter Weekend Hours 2019

Conservation Halton’s Administration Office will close for the Easter Weekend holidays from Friday, April 19th, 2019 until Monday, April 22, 2019. The office will reopen on April 23, 2019.

Conservation Halton issues a Watershed Conditions Statement Flood Outlook at 10:10 AM on April 13th…

Conservation Halton is asking all residents and children to keep a safe distance from all watercourses and structures such as bridges, culverts and dams. Elevated water levels, fast flowing water, and slippery conditions along stream banks continue to make these locations extremely dangerous. Please alert children in your care of these imminent dangers.

Homeowner Workshops begin April 2019 in Oakville and Burlington

Want to upgrade your yard, but do not know where to start? Conservation Halton is offering a series of gardening workshops, called the Healthy Neighboursheds Homeowner Workshops, for homeowners to learn about landscaping techniques that will save them money and time.

Spring Safety Message: Exercise Caution Near Waterways

Conservation Halton reminds residents of dangers that can exist near streams, rivers, ponds and lakes around this time of year and urges people to keep family and pets away from the edges of all waterways.

Maple Season begins March 2 at Mountsberg and Crawford Lake

Starting March 2 until April 7 (open on weekends, and March Break), Mountsberg Conservation Area welcomes visitors to the working sugar bush at Maple Town and Crawford Lake Conservation Area presents Sweet Water Season, a celebration of the Indigenous origins of maple sugaring.

Administration Office

Wednesday, February 27 - Due to inclement weather, the Administration Office will be closing at 3 pm. The office will re-open for regular business hours at 8:30 am on Thursday, February 28.

Join us at Glen Eden on February 3rd for United Way Snowflake Day

Join us on February 3 to support Halton & Hamilton United Way and receive front of the line lift privileges, dual slalom race participation, a swag bag and more.

Mountsberg’s Owl Prowls offer opportunity for adventure and insight

Mountsberg Conservation Area is once again gearing up for our popular winter Owl Prowl programs. Intrepid prowlers will be provided with lots of information on our native Ontario owls during a winter night hike to search for wild local owls.

Conservation Halton Holidays Hours 2018

Conservation Halton’s Administration Office will close for the holidays as of 1 p.m. on Monday December 24th. Walk-in services for permits and planning will close as of 12:30 p.m.