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Welcome to the Ganaraska Region Conservation Authority

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The Ganaraska Region Conservation Authority (GRCA) was formed in October 1946 under the Conservation Authorities Act and is one of the oldest conservation authorities in Ontario.

The watersheds of the GRCA covers an area of 361 square miles from Wilmot Creek in Clarington to east of Cobourg from the south shore of Rice Lake down to Lake Ontario. This area includes seven municipalities in whole or in part: Township of Cavan-Monaghan, Town of Cobourg, Township of Alnwick-Haldimand, Township of Hamilton, Municipality of Port Hope, City of Kawartha Lakes, Municipality of Clarington. Learn More »

Latest News

Sampling fish from the watercourses within the Ganaraska Region Conservation Authority are: A Shocking Story
Sampling fish from the watercourses within the Gan…
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October 7th, 2014
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Biologists at the Ganaraska Region Conservation Authority (GRCA) regularly use electricity to stun fish so they can be caught.  Electrofishing is a common scientific survey method used to sample fish … read more
We haven\\\'t moved...but our address has changed.
We haven't moved...but our address has changed.
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September 23rd, 2014
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Please note that the Ganaraska Region Conservation Authority address is now: 2216 County Road 28Port Hope, OntarioL1A 3V8… read more
Planning on Building on the Oak Ridges Moraine? What You Need to Know.
Planning on Building on the Oak Ridges Moraine? Wh…
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September 18th, 2014
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The Oak Ridges Moraine (ORM) is an irregularly shaped geologic feature, formed from glacial sand and gravel deposition. It stretches from the Trent River in the east to the Niagara Escarpment in the w… read more

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