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.


Links to Other Agencies

Projects requiring a permit under Ontario Regulation 163/06 from Lower Trent Conservation may also be subject to other legislation, policies and standards administered by other agencies and municipalities such as the provincial Drainage Act, Environmental Assessment Act, and Federal Fisheries Act among others.

It is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure that all other necessary approvals are obtained prior to undertaking any works. Links to planning approval agencies with the Lower Trent Conservation watershed region are provided below: