Posted on Thursday, February 15, 2024 10:42 AM
Saugeen Conservation Agricultural Advisory Committee Seeks Member at Large
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – February 15th, 2024
SAUGEEN WATERSHED, ONTARIO (Bruce, Grey, Huron, Dufferin and Wellington Counties)
Saugeen Valley Conservation Authority’s (SVCA) Agricultural Advisory Committee is a dedicated platform
to represent and address the needs and concerns of the agricultural community within the SVCA
watershed. In addition to the appointed representatives from various agricultural organizations and the
Posted on Friday, February 09, 2024 03:02 PM
Notice of Public Information Centre #2 – Durham Creek Flood Hazard Mapping Project The Project
The Saugeen Valley Conservation Authority (SVCA) is in the process of completing a flood hazard mapping study for Durham Creek in partnership with the Municipality of West Grey and D.M. Wills Associates Limited. The study area is generally outlined in Figure1.The Process
The process to develop floodplain maps involves field investigations (topographic, bathymetric, and hydraulic structure surveys), a...
Posted on Thursday, January 25, 2024 12:47 PM
Saugeen Valley Conservation Authority (SVCA) invites applications for one Capital Water Infrastructure Coordinator position, reporting to SVCA’s Administrative Office.Summary of Functions
Reporting to the Manager of Water Resources, the Capital Water Infrastructure Coordinator will be responsible for the administration and coordination of SVCA’s capital water infrastructure program, which includes flood control dykes, dams, slope stability projects, and erosion control projects. This position is...
Posted on Tuesday, January 23, 2024 12:00 PM
Watershed Conditions Statement: Flood Outlook across the Saugeen Watershed from Tuesday, January 23rd, 2024 to Sunday, January 28th, 2024
Saugeen Conservation advises that forecasted precipitation, above freezing temperatures, and associated
snowmelt are likely to result in above seasonal water levels throughout the watershed over the next
Temperatures are expected to rise above freezing over the next several days and will be accompanied by
20 to 25 mm of rain between Wednesday,...
Posted on Monday, January 15, 2024 11:25 AM
Ontario Court of Justice sides with Saugeen Conservation; Landowner to Restore Property and Undergo Probation with Fine
In an important affirmation of environmental regulations, the Ontario Court of Justice in December 2023
ruled against a landowner in the Municipality of West Grey for infringing upon four sections of Ontario
Regulation 169/06. The court recognized the severity of the breaches by convicting the individual under
the Conservation Authorities Act, resulting in penalties that include a...