2017 Media Releases
This Family Day Weekend, Crawford Lake welcomes you to enjoy a flurry of outdoor activities during its Snowflakes and Snowsnakes festival, while Mountsberg invites you to enjoy winter in the country at Tales by a Winter’s Fire.
Based on precipitation figures for the last three months and current stream levels, Conservation Halton is updating the Low Water Status within our watershed from Level I Low Water Condition back to a Normal Condition. Above average temperatures through December and January has resulted in more precipitation falling as rain which has aided the recovery of local streamflow.
Conservation Halton has issued a Watersed Conditions Statement - Water Safety at 7:30 p.m. on January 11, 2017.
Mountsberg Conservation Area’s popular winter Owl Prowls offer participants an opportunity for adventure and insight during a winter night hike to search for wild local owls. There are four Owl Prowl nights: Friday, January 20 and 27 (from 7 to 9 p.m.) are advanced Prowls for Adults, while Saturday, January 21 and 28 (from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.) are all-ages Family Nights.
Conservation Halton issued a Watershed Conditions Statement - Water Safety which is in effect until Wednesda, January 4, 2017. Please stay away from all watercourses and structures such as bridges, culverts and dams. Elevated water levels, fast flowing water, and slippery conditions along stream banks continue to make these locations extremely dangerous.