Posted on Thursday, April 07, 2022 09:29 AM
Water Levels To Increase Again Across the Rideau Valley Watershed
(WCS – R08/2022)
April 6, 2022 – The Rideau Valley Conservation Authority is continuing with a HIGH WATER SAFETY message for all areas. Although water levels and flows are now declining for most areas of the Rideau Valley Watershed, except for the lakes which are discussed below, the forecasted rain will cause water levels and flows to increase in the coming days.
The short-term forecast indicates as much as 40 mm of rain may...
Posted on Tuesday, April 05, 2022 04:13 PM
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Annual Report offers glimpse into RVCA's record-setting 2021
MANOTICK, April 5, 2022 – With another challenging year behind us, it’s clear the Rideau Valley Conservation Authority not only survived 2021, but thrived.
The RVCA’s 2021 Annual Report is now available online. Despite continued disruption from the global pandemic, staff embarked on many special projects in 2021 that will continue into the coming year. This included:
- Installing 11 new climate stations across the watershed to improve our...
Posted on Tuesday, April 05, 2022 10:47 AM
Be Tick Smart!
The ticks are out! When temperatures rise above 4oC, ticks become active. Enjoy the benefits of being outdoors by going for a hike, working in the garden or cleaning up leaf litter in the yard; but remember to be tick smart. While not all Black legged ticks in our area carry bacteria that cause Lyme disease, a significant number do, and you cannot tell if a tick is positive by looking at it. Taking the following precautions will help to reduce your risk:
- Dress in light...