Www.nation.on.ca South Nation Conservation Conservation Area Update

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<ul><li> Slide 1 </li> <li> www.nation.on.ca South Nation Conservation Conservation Area Update </li> <li> Slide 2 </li> <li> www.nation.on.ca SNC has 15 public day use Conservation Areas Russell Municipality J. Henry Tweed W.E. Burton Nokomis Park Embrun boat launch Introduction Jim Hendry, Team Lead - Property </li> <li> Slide 3 </li> <li> www.nation.on.ca 2014 activities included: Erosion control and fish habitat creation Trail counter installation Hazard tree removal Winter trail grooming J. Henry Tweed Conservation Area </li> <li> Slide 4 </li> <li> www.nation.on.ca J Henry Tweed Monitoring </li> <li> Slide 5 </li> <li> www.nation.on.ca Planned for 2015: Trail Improvements Hazard Tree Removal Stream bank restoration Boundary line review Winter trail grooming J. Henry Tweed Conservation Area </li> <li> Slide 6 </li> <li> www.nation.on.ca 2014 activities included: Trail maintenance W.E Burton Conservation Area </li> <li> Slide 7 </li> <li> www.nation.on.ca Planned for 2015: Update sign Trail maintenance Hazard tree removal Planning for red pine thinning W.E Burton Conservation Area </li> <li> Slide 8 </li> <li> www.nation.on.ca 2014 activities included: Trail maintenance Planned for 2015: Install slab for privy Trail improvement Nokomis Park </li> <li> Slide 9 </li> <li> www.nation.on.ca Installation and removal of Embrun dock Embrun Boat Launch </li> <li> Slide 10 </li> <li> www.nation.on.ca Natural heritage legacy SNC Land Trust Ecological Gifts Program Land Donation Program </li> <li> Slide 11 </li> <li> www.nation.on.ca South Nation Conservation Source Protection Update </li> <li> Slide 12 </li> <li> www.nation.on.ca Source Protection Areas around Municipal Wells Limoges and Vars Embrun/Marionville Russell Wellhead Protection Areas </li> <li> Slide 13 </li> <li> www.nation.on.ca Source Protection Funding MOE funding for implementation Regional collaboration of 19 Municipalities Additional $15 000 awarded per partner Collaborating Municipalities for Source Protection </li> <li> Slide 14 </li> <li> www.nation.on.ca Source Protection Plan Source Protection Plan took effect April 1, 2015 Risk Management Office delegated to South Nation Reviewing new planning/building applications in protection areas </li> <li> Slide 15 </li> <li> www.nation.on.ca Land-Use Planning Mapping, constraint layers, la carte Updates to County Official Plans Requirement to pre-consult in the protection areas </li> <li> Slide 16 </li> <li> www.nation.on.ca Safe Septic Program Building Code, required in protection areas 5 systems in Russell Funding available, education provided Monique Sauve with a property owner </li> <li> Slide 17 </li> <li> www.nation.on.ca South Nation Conservation Flood Forecasting and Warning Update </li> <li> Slide 18 </li> <li> www.nation.on.ca Advanced flood conditions and on-going updates Reduce the risk of loss of life, injury, and property damage Flood Contingency Plan Flood Forecasting and Warning Program </li> <li> Slide 19 </li> <li> www.nation.on.ca Russell stream gauge station Stream flow increased during weekend (April 3 rd to 5 th ) above normal Available to public on SNC website (watershed condition page) FF&amp;W Program Stream Flow Monitoring Russell Stream Gauge Station Water Level Hydrograph </li> <li> Slide 20 </li> <li> www.nation.on.ca As of April 7 th, 2015 Flood Status: Flood Outlook Stream flow: elevated Snow pack: decreased Warmer days forecasted, some rainfall (5 to 15 mm) No severe flooding forecasted; condition analyzed weekly Current Watershed Conditions </li> <li> Slide 21 </li> <li> www.nation.on.ca Our Local Environment, Were in it Together. www.nation.on.ca </li> </ul>


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