Monthly Archives: May 2019

Safety near escarpment areas

Safety Near Escarpment Areas Posted on May 28, 2019 On the late evening of Friday, May 24, 2019, a male slipped and fell from Dundas Peak.  The rope rescue units of the Hamilton Fire Department responded, but the man had no vital signs.  On February 21, 2019, three hikers were also rescued from the side…
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Leash laws to be enforced in Conservation Areas

Leash laws to be enforced in Conservation Areas Posted on Tuesday, May 14, 2019 Hamilton Conservation Areas are active places in the spring season as many different user groups head out to enjoy the warmer weather.  Dog-walking is one of the many activities that users of our conservation areas enjoy. HCA welcomes dog owners and…
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Ticks & Lyme Disease

Ticks & Lyme Disease It's that time of year again. The return of warmer weather also brings with it the return of ticks. Keep reading for more information on Ticks. What You Need to Know About Ticks The most common type of tick found in Hamilton is the American Dog tick. American Dog ticks cannot…
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Outdoor Adventure Summer Day Camps in the Dundas Valley

Outdoor Adventure Summer Day Camps in the Dundas Valley Posted on Monday May 6, 2019 Do your kids like to get out and explore? Love being outdoors? Want to learn more about the environment? The Hamilton Conservation Authority offers a variety of environment focused summer day camp programs in the Dundas Valley Conservation Area. Two…
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