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Hamilton Conservation Authority

Hamilton Conservation Authority, located at the western end of Lake Ontario, is the area’s largest environmental management agency, and is dedicated to the conservation and enjoyment of watershed lands and water resources.

Permits & Regulation

FAQ’s, links, property mapping, information and advice regarding permits, fees and regulations with regards to HCA.

Conservation Areas

Plan your visit to an HCA conservation area, and discover all of what there is to see and do at our areas.

Stewardship Program

The Hamilton Watershed Stewardship Program (HWSP) works with landowners within HCA’s watershed.

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