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An archive of all past HCA news

Employment Opportunity: Terrestrial Resources Technician

Terrestrial Resources Technician Summer Student Position This is a summer position in HCA’s Watershed Planning and Engineering Department. Responsibilities include assistance with a variety of ecological surveys and monitoring programs in the HCA watershed as part of the HCA Terrestrial Resources Monitoring Program and Conservation Area Master Plan work. This will include conducting biological inventories…
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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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Updated Watershed Conditions Statement: Water Safety

Updated Watershed Conditions Statement (Water Safety) The Hamilton Conservation Authority (HCA) is advising that water levels and flows remain significantly elevated in Spencer Creek, as a result of recent rainfall.  Localized watercourse flooding of low-lying areas that typically flood during higher water levels may still be occurring, particularly in Upper Spencer Creek areas.  However, presently…
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Watershed Conditions Statement (Flood Outlook) – Feb. 22

The Hamilton Conservation Authority (HCA) is advising that significant increases in water levels and flows in the area watercourses may occur as a result of forecasted rain and melting snowpack on Saturday and Sunday (February 23 and 24).  Localized watercourse flooding of low-lying areas that typically flood during higher water levels is also possible. However,…
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