News release For immediate release Belmont, ON – It’s that time of year again! Local children will be grabbing their fishing gear for the 30th annual Tall Tales Fishing Derby at Lake Whittaker Conservation Area. Sponsored by the Kettle Creek Conservation Authority, this fishing derby will take place from 7:00 am to 12:00 pm on […]
Every Tuesday, I travel out to Lake Whittaker Conservation Area to complete weekly water testing in and around Lake Whittaker. Lake Whittaker is an 11 hectare, groundwater-fed kettle lake surrounded by Provincially Significant Wetland settled in the heart of the Carolinian Eco zone. While I work around the park, I make notes on the bird […]
News release For immediate release St. Thomas – The Kettle Creek Conservation Authority is launching a new online camping reservation system which will be available on March 1 for the 2017 camping season. “Active Network provides online reservations for public and private campgrounds across the United States and Canada,” says Joe Gordon, director of operations […]
At this time of year, we receive many calls regarding orphaned or injured wildlife. However, before making a call, you should ask yourself: Is that really an orphaned animal? You may come across a nest of birds or baby animals with no adult in sight. Unless you can see a problem (a nest out of […]
News release For immediate release St. Thomas – This pilot project was made possible through a partnership between the Kettle Creek Conservation Authority (KCCA) and the Elgin St. Thomas Healthy Kids Community Challenge. “KCCA is excited to be part of this pilot project, because it will give watershed residents not only an opportunity to get active, […]
Not sure what to get that special someone? Give the gift of nature! Gift cards are available in any denomination and can be used for a weekend of camping at Dalewood or Lake Whittaker Conservation Areas or a seasons pass. Gift cards can be purchased at the administrative centre at 44015 Ferguson Line, or by calling […]
Kettle Creek Conservation Authority (KCCA) is considering running outdoor summer day camps at Dalewood and/or Lake Whittaker Conservation Area. We hope to give children the opportunity to to be creative, to be curious and to learn and explore the outdoors. We would like your feedback by Wednesday, November 25th, 2015.
News release For immediate release St. Thomas – Try your luck at Lake Whittaker this weekend at the Tall Tales Fishing Derby. Some of the best smallmouth bass fishing in Middlesex County can be found at Lake Whittaker Conservation Area. This annual event is planned for Saturday, July 11, 2015 at Lake Whittaker Conservation Area. As part […]