’50 in 50′ Series: Floodplain Mapping (1975)

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! In 1975, Lower Trent Conservation along with other Conservation Authorities,… Read More ’50 in 50′ Series: Floodplain Mapping (1975)

Mapping – From Hot-Air-Balloons to Satellites

Over the years, improvements in technology have allowed Lower Trent Conservation to gain an ever-increasing quality of mapping information.  Maps form the basis of many of the decisions that we make for our watershed management activities.  High quality maps help us answer questions such as:  Where might a flood occur?  Where are the sources of… Read More Mapping – From Hot-Air-Balloons to Satellites