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The Lower Thames Valley Conservation Authority is one of the 36 Conservation Authorities in Ontario. It has jurisdiction over watersheds of all streams draining into the Thames River from Delaware to Lake St. Clair. The Southern boundary includes the watersheds of streams draining into Lake Erie, from the Talbot Creek watershed in the east, to the Two Creeks watershed in the west. Total area 3,275 square kilometres (1,264 square miles) and is home to 107,000 people. There are 10 member municipalities.  We have a new logo so watch its launch!

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“Local landowner fined $15,000”  Violations of Conservation Authority Act Can Be Costly!

“Local landowner fined $15,000” Violations of Conservation Authority Act Can Be Costly!

LTVCA Watershed – A healthy environment is key to healthy and vibrant communities.  To maintain the vitality of our watersheds and to prevent loss of life and property due to natural hazards such as flooding and erosion, Ontario’s 36 Conservation […]
“To Open 7 Days A Week for the Tourist Season!”  Ska-Nah-Doht Village & Museum  At  Longwoods Road Conservation Area

“To Open 7 Days A Week for the Tourist Season!” Ska-Nah-Doht Village & Museum At Longwoods Road Conservation Area

    Mount Brydges – ‘Step Into Nature’ at Longwoods Road Conservation Area this spring! The Resource Centre and Ska-Nah-Doht Village will open 7 days a week from 9 a.m. till 4:30 p.m. beginning May 20 through to October 10.  […]
“Clear Creek: Grand Opening!” Five-Year Chatham-Kent Conservation Project Breaks Ground

“Clear Creek: Grand Opening!” Five-Year Chatham-Kent Conservation Project Breaks Ground

Chatham, ON –Join us, on Friday, May 13th at 11 a.m. as we, The Lower Thames Valley Conservation Authority (LTVCA) and Enbridge Inc., host a joint grand opening to celebrate the start of a wetland conservation project. In 2015, the […]