The Ganaraska Region Conservation Authority is continuing to monitor the latest COVID-19 developments and is taking precautions to keep our workplace safe for staff, visitors and partners across the watershed

  • All GRCA buildings remain closed to the public, including the Ganaraska Forest Centre. Staff continue to operate through phone and email communications. Please see staff directory for a complete list of contact information.
  • GRCA's Planning & Regulations team is not accepting walk-in meetings, but is able to assist with electronic planning and permit submissions.

See homepage for a complete list of updates.

Your patience, cooperation and support is appreciated during this time. Please continue to visit the homepage for current updates. Stay safe.

Programs and Services

The Ganaraska Region Conservation Authority offers and administers many programs and services aimed to further the conservation, restoration, development and management of natural resources within local watersheds. The success of these programs builds upon working partnerships with member municipalities, provincial ministries, local organizations, academia and watershed residents. The programs and services support the vision and mission statements of the Ganaraska Region Conservation Authority: “Clean water, healthy land for healthy communities”; and “To enhance and conserve across the Ganaraska Region Watershed by serving, educating, informing and engaging.”