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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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New Twitter Account Dedicated to Flood Advisories

New Twitter Account Dedicated to Flood Advisories

Yesterday, the Lower Thames Valley Conservation Authority created a dedicated Twitter account to which flood advisories only will be posted. It is hoped that by using this dedicated account, flood advisories will not get lost in the flurry of other activities […]
“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 the 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 9. Gates […]
“Plan a ‘Camping Get-Away’ in Lower Thames Valley Country!”  Conservation Areas Open Mid-May for Camping Season

“Plan a ‘Camping Get-Away’ in Lower Thames Valley Country!” Conservation Areas Open Mid-May for Camping Season

LTVCA Watershed Wide – Nearby and natural, LTVCA conservation areas offer family and group camping in a variety of settings.  Experience Carolinian forests and wooded ravines, the Lake Erie shoreline, a heritage river and cultural sites.   Four conservation areas located […]