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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.

Watershed Report Cards Regulations Permits
Grants for Landowners Employment

Current Watershed Conditions

Flood Status Normal

Outdoor Education Programs at Longwoods Road Conservation Area!

Outdoor Education Programs at Longwoods Road Conservation Area!

Teachers are calling to book their classes into our spring conservation and native studies outdoor programs at Longwoods Road Conservation Area and the Ska-Nah-Doht Village and Museum. The park is alive with the spring songs of birds, the drumming of […]
Thames River Flood Preparedness Underway (previously posted March 11, 2015)

Thames River Flood Preparedness Underway (previously posted March 11, 2015)

Thames River Flood Preparedness Underway for 2015 “Reduced Risk of Flooding if Forecast Holds” The risk of Thames River flooding this spring is reduced but still present based on weather forecasts according to water management staff at the Lower Thames […]
LTVCA Board Holds Annual General Meeting

LTVCA Board Holds Annual General Meeting

Conservation Authority Budget Approved for 2015. The Lower Thames Valley Conservation Authority (LTVCA) held its Annual General Meeting on February 19 at the University of Guelph Ridgetown Campus in the Municipality of Chatham-Kent. John Kavelaars was elected as Chair and […]