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HCA Winter Safety Information

Winter Safety Information Hamilton Conservation Authority encourages everyone to get out and enjoy our natural areas in any season, but with the arrival of winter weather come winter hazards. We have assembled a few basic guidelines which will help you identify and avoid some common winter hazards. Please take a moment to learn about some…
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Coyotes Spotted in Hamilton Conservation Areas

Coyotes Spotted in Hamilton Conservation Areas HCA advises the public that coyotes have been sighted recently in some conservation areas. Coyotes are a natural part of a healthy ecosystem in agricultural and rural areas, but have been known to forage in urban residential areas as well. Habitat in Ontario includes marginal farmland, highly developed mixed…
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Open House: Valens Lake Master Plan and Management Plans

Open House: Valens Lake Master Plan and Management Plans We want to hear from you! Come learn about the new Valens Lake Master Plan and Management Plans for Fletcher Creek, Beverly Swamp, and the Lafarge Trail. When:Wednesday September 11, 2019Time:Doors open at 6:30pm and there will be a short presentation at 7pm. Staff on hand…
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2019 Funding to Decommission Abandoned Water Wells

2019 Funding to Decommission Abandoned Water Wells Landowners in the City of Hamilton may be eligible to receive financial assistance to decommission abandoned water wells on their property, up to a maximum of $1,000 per well, with a limit of two wells per property. An abandoned well that is not properly filled, sealed and capped…
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