’50 in 50′ Series: Provincial Water Quality Monitoring Network – Monitoring Local Waterways (1970s)

Lower Trent Conservation is celebrating its 50th anniversary! To commemorate this milestone occasion, we have released our ’50 in 50′ historical blog series.  This special series features 50 articles highlighting some of the achievements, milestones and events of the past 50 years. We hope you enjoy them! Ontario is rich in water resources. Our province borders… Read More ’50 in 50′ Series: Provincial Water Quality Monitoring Network – Monitoring Local Waterways (1970s)

’50 in 50′ Series: Summer Experience (1972)

Lower Trent Conservation is celebrating its 50th anniversary! To celebrate this milestone, we have released our ’50 in 50′ historical blog series (posts continuing throughout the year). This special series features 50 articles highlighting some of the achievements, milestones and events of the past 50 years. We hope you enjoy them! Hiring summer students is an annual… Read More ’50 in 50′ Series: Summer Experience (1972)

’50 in 50′ Series: Warkworth Dam – Protecting a Village (1972)

Lower Trent Conservation is celebrating its 50th anniversary! To celebrate this milestone, we will be releasing a ’50 in 50′ historical blog series throughout the year – 50 articles highlighting some of the achievements, milestones and events of the past 50 years. The Warkworth dam was officially opened on September 13, 1972 with much pomp… Read More ’50 in 50′ Series: Warkworth Dam – Protecting a Village (1972)

’50 in 50′: Youth Education – Connecting Kids with Nature (1971)

 Lower Trent Conservation is celebrating its 50th anniversary! To celebrate this milestone, we will be releasing a ’50 in 50′ historical blog series throughout the year – 50 articles highlighting some of the achievements, milestones and events of the past 50 years. The youth of today are tomorrow’s environmental leaders. Lower Trent Conservation has long… Read More ’50 in 50′: Youth Education – Connecting Kids with Nature (1971)

’50 in 50′: Operation Cleansweep – Giving Nature a Helping Hand (1971)

 Lower Trent Conservation is celebrating its 50th anniversary! To celebrate this milestone, we will be releasing a ’50 in 50′ historical blog series throughout the year – 50 articles highlighting some of the achievements, milestones and events of the past 50 years. An army of more than 300 volunteers, 40 trucks and as many boats… Read More ’50 in 50′: Operation Cleansweep – Giving Nature a Helping Hand (1971)

’50 in 50′: Proctor House – A Step Back in Time (1970)

 Lower Trent Conservation is celebrating its 50th anniversary! To celebrate this milestone, we will be releasing a ’50 in 50′ historical blog series throughout the year – 50 articles highlighting some of the achievements, milestones and events of the past 50 years. Proctor Park Conservation Area was donated to Lower Trent Conservation in 1970 by… Read More ’50 in 50′: Proctor House – A Step Back in Time (1970)

’50 in 50: Lower Trent Conservation Headquarters – Changes Through the Years (1968)

Lower Trent Conservation is celebrating its 50th anniversary! To celebrate this milestone, we will be releasing a ’50 in 50′ historical blog series throughout the year – 50 articles highlighting some of the achievements, milestones and events of the past 50 years. For an organization that has grown from one employee in 1970 to 22… Read More ’50 in 50: Lower Trent Conservation Headquarters – Changes Through the Years (1968)