Lower Trent Conservation
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On average, Conservation Authorities plant more than 2M trees annually through their various tree planting programs and stewardship initiatives. This work helps to mitigate climate change by moderating the effects of drought and flooding, reducing soil erosion, reducing GHGs, sequestering carbon, providing habitat for wildlife, creating recreational opportunities, and providing an essential economic resource.

Lower Trent Conservation News

Federal funding for two freshwater projects in the Bay of Quinte

On Thursday, September 28, Environment Minister, Steven Guilbeault, announced $2.7 million would be going to freshwater projects surrounding the Great Lakes that would include the Bay of Quinte.

The money will be invested over three years in 24 different projects.

For the Bay of Quinte, this includes the Lower Trent Conservation Authority receiving $276,000 in a project regarding reducing soil erosion and phosphorus loading. The full article can be found here: https://www.quintenews.com/2023/09/28/federal-funding-for-two-freshwater-projects-in-the-bay-of-quinte/