But still, she noted, that Mark Peacock of the GRCA
, has been more directly engaged and would have additional information.
To improve water quality, the GRCA
operates and maintains the dams and reservoirs for water supply and for enhancing river flows during dry periods; monitors water quality; undertakes river water quality modelling to determine the combined impacts of urban and rural sources of pollution, participates in managing urban storm water to maintain or improve water quality; and implements conservation programs on public and private lands (planting trees, promoting best management farming practices, rehabilitating streams).
Check the GRCA
website (see GRCA
Sidebar) for bountiful information on the breed, its various problems today, and how to find responsible breeders.
Walton's trees consultant, Bruce Zavitz, told the committee that none of the abandoned nursery stock could be considered significant woodland despite a contradictory opinion from the GRCA
, because none of those trees was a native species.
and other conservation authorities administer regulations that control development near wetlands, along watercourses and their flood plains, steep slopes and the Lake Erie shoreline.
He said that SBA was not aware that the area was regulated by the GRCA
money will be available to landowners until the end of the year for upgrading private wells or decommissioning unused wells, and maintaining or replacing a septic system.
Water levels in GRCA
reservoirs remain far below normal for this time of year.
During the summer months, the GRCA
and local health units regularly tests the water in its pools and designated beaches to ensure water meets the guidelines set for swimming areas in Ontario.
In a May 7 press release, spokesman Cam Linwood said the GRCA
is looking forward to playing host to the event.
Many of our team members look forward to relaxing with their families at the local conservation areas, and we hope that this donation will support the ongoing stewardship of the GRCA
," said TMMC president Brian Krinock in a May 14 press release.
A thank-you note was received from Mike O'Byrne, Chair of the Brant Heritage Committee, for the county's financial and staff support at the very successful GRCA
Heritage Workshop held Feb.