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Conservation Area Closures

April 4, 2020

Effective immediately, additional Long Point Region Conservation Authority (LPRCA) Conservation Areas (CAs) will be closed until further notice.

LPRCA continues to follow the recommendations of the Provincial Government and health experts. On April 3, the Haldimand-Norfolk Health Unit ordered enhanced social distancing measures, closing all recreational facilities including trails and trail systems. With continued emphasis on the crucial importance of physical distancing by public health authorities, LPRCA is adding the following Conservation Areas to the list of closed facilities:

  • Black Creek CA
  • Big Creek CA
  • Brook CA
  • Croton CA
  • Fisher CA
  • Hay Creek CA
  • Lehman Dam CA
  • Little Lake CA
  • Norwich CA
  • Rowan Mills CA
  • Sutton CA
  • Teeterville CA
  • Tillsonburg CA
  • Vern Ryerse Memorial CA
  • Vittoria CA
  • Waterford Trout Pond
  • All Canoe Launch Sites

On March 17, LPRCA closed facilities and CAs with campgrounds to the public:

  • Backus Heritage Conservation Area
  • Deer Creek Conservation Area
  • Haldimand Conservation Area
  • Norfolk Conservation Area
  • Waterford North Conservation Area

LPRCA asks that the closure of these CAs be respected and that no one accesses the land for the purposes of hiking, fishing or any other activity. Updates and changes to LPRCA services and facilities will be posted to and our social media accounts.