Lower Trent Conservation
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Collectively, Conservation Authorities own and protect a total of 150,000 hectares, including forests, wetlands, areas of natural and scientific interest, recreational lands, natural heritage and cultural sites, as well as, land for flood and erosion control.


Located in the heart of the Village of Warkworth, the Conservation Area provides a perfect location for a brief break along Mill Creek.  The Mill Pond is a favourite site for painters and photographers particularly with the backdrop of fall colours.

Your Conservation Areas

1.26 ha (3.12ac)
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Unique Features:
Mill Creek, flood control structure (dam)
Playground and picnic facilities adjacent
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Lake / River / Reservoir
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Natural Habitat Areas

In addition to Conservation Areas, Lower Trent Conservation owns and manages Natural Habitat areas. These areas are not promoted as recreational use areas. They are generally large tracts of land that remain in their natural state. There are no maintained trails or facilities but they are open to the public.