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LTC holding native plant sale

Lower Trent Conservation is holding a native plant sale. Both tree seedlings and wildflower kits are available. Native plants support more biodiversity than non-native ones according to the LTC. Tree Seedlings: Bare-root, 1′ to...

 

Old Man Winter is crashing into the Quinte region

Old man winter is going to flex his muscles over the next little while. Snow, wind and cold will soon be upon us. Speaking to CJBQ’s Brian Decaire, our meteorologist Kevin Williams...

 
 

January insect hotels

I’ve been seeing a lot more attention being placed on having insect hotels in our backyards to encourage beneficial pollinating insects to visit our gardens. Surprisingly, these hotels are really...

 

Dam operations may affect ice conditions

Dam operations will continue at Second Depot Lake in an effort to ensure adequate flood storage for the spring. In addition to Second Lake Dam, Quinte Conservation is operating Bellrock...

 
 

Lower Trent Conservation seeking public input

Lower Trent Conservation is seeking public input on proposed improvements to its Proctor Park Conservation Area located in Brighton. The improvements, slated to begin this spring, include installation of a memorial grove...

 

Lunar eclipse Sunday

You might want to stay up late and get outside Sunday to see a special event in the night sky. A total lunar eclipse will begin shortly before midnight Sunday. If the...

 
 

A good ol’ fashioned Canadian winter

Snow and bitterly cold temperatures are expected this weekend. Eastern Ontario is expected to be on the northern fringe of a major winter storm tracking south of the Great Lakes this...

 

Fish habitat concerns delaying bridge work

There’s been a holdup in plans to rebuild the Catherine Street pedestrian bridge in Belleville. The pedestrian bridge in downtown Belleville was closed because of safety concerns. The existing structure was deteriorating. Plans...

 
 

Cleaning up the Bay of Quinte

The organization that is working to keep the Bay of Quinte clean is getting ready to take another “environmental challenge” to the public for consultation. The Bay of Quinte Remedial Acton...

 

Rain and snow melt lead to early damn operations

Recent rain, warm weather and snow melt have forced Quinte Conservation to begin some dam operations in the Napanee River Watershed. In an effort to make sure there is enough room...

 
 
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