Announcements Archive


Conservation Halton issues a Watershed Conditions Statement Flood Outlook at 10:10 AM on April 13th…

Conservation Halton is asking all residents and children to keep a safe distance 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. Please alert children in your care of these imminent dangers.

Homeowner Workshops begin April 2019 in Oakville and Burlington

Want to upgrade your yard, but do not know where to start? Conservation Halton is offering a series of gardening workshops, called the Healthy Neighboursheds Homeowner Workshops, for homeowners to learn about landscaping techniques that will save them money and time.

Spring Safety Message: Exercise Caution Near Waterways

Conservation Halton reminds residents of dangers that can exist near streams, rivers, ponds and lakes around this time of year and urges people to keep family and pets away from the edges of all waterways.

Maple Season begins March 2 at Mountsberg and Crawford Lake

Starting March 2 until April 7 (open on weekends, and March Break), Mountsberg Conservation Area welcomes visitors to the working sugar bush at Maple Town and Crawford Lake Conservation Area presents Sweet Water Season, a celebration of the Indigenous origins of maple sugaring.

Administration Office

Wednesday, February 27 - Due to inclement weather, the Administration Office will be closing at 3 pm. The office will re-open for regular business hours at 8:30 am on Thursday, February 28.

Join us at Glen Eden on February 3rd for United Way Snowflake Day

Join us on February 3 to support Halton & Hamilton United Way and receive front of the line lift privileges, dual slalom race participation, a swag bag and more.

Mountsberg’s Owl Prowls offer opportunity for adventure and insight

Mountsberg Conservation Area is once again gearing up for our popular winter Owl Prowl programs. Intrepid prowlers will be provided with lots of information on our native Ontario owls during a winter night hike to search for wild local owls.

Conservation Halton Holidays Hours 2018

Conservation Halton’s Administration Office will close for the holidays as of 1 p.m. on Monday December 24th. Walk-in services for permits and planning will close as of 12:30 p.m.

Conservation Halton seeking landowners for tree plantings on property

Conservation Halton is looking for landowners for 2019. The knowledgeable, expert staff at Conservation Halton will conduct a free site visit to discuss your project objectives and create a planting plan that is well suited to your property. We will help you access and apply to the appropriate funding programs to reduce the cost of tree planting. Conservation Halton staff will also plant the trees, and come back for tending, and other follow-up.

Enjoy a Family New Year’s Eve celebration at Mountsberg

Welcome 2019 with family and friends and a lively dose of outdoor fun this New Year’s Eve! Mountsberg Conservation Area is pleased to present its kid friendly, New Year’s Eve Hoopla, December 31, 2016 from 5:30 p.m. until 9 p.m.