LRCA News

Hazelwood Beach Open

Hazelwood Beach Open

Posted on July 26th

Blue-Green Algae Update:

Please be advised that the beach at Hazelwood Lake Conservation Area has re-opened as of July 8, 2021.

While it is currently safe to swim and paddle in the lake at this time, please remain vigilant and if you spot a suspected Blue-Green Algae bloom, report it to the Spills Action Centre immediately at 1-800-268-6060.  

For more information on Blue-Green Algae blooms, please visit the Ministry of the Environment, Conservation and Parks website at: https://www.ontario.ca/page/blue-green-algae.

If you have questions, please contact the Thunder Bay District Health Unit at 807-625-5900 to speak with a public health inspector.

Blue-Green Algae at Hazelwood Lake

Blue-Green Algae at Hazelwood Lake

Posted on June 22nd

***UPDATE***

As of July 8, 2021, the beach at Hazelwood Lake Conservation Area has been re-opened.

Hazelwood Beach Area is CLOSED

The pressence of Blue-Green Algae has been identified at Hazelwood Lake Conservation Area. Please click here for more information from the Thunder Bay District Health Unit. 

If you spot a suspected blue-green algae bloom, report it to the Spills Action Centre at 1-800-268-6060.

For more information on blue-green algae blooms, please visit the Ministry of the Environment, Conservation and Parks website at: https://www.ontario.ca/page/blue-green-algae.

If you have questions, please contact the Thunder Bay District Health Unit at 807-625-5900 to speak with a public health inspector.

2020 Annual Report

2020 Annual Report

Posted on May 12th

The 2020 Lakehead Region Conservation Authority Annual Report is now available.

Physical copies are being distributed via the Chronicle Journal and will eventually be available at our Administrative Office once it reopens.

We are proud of the work completed during 2020, and look forward to continuing our mission to lead the conservation and protection of the Lakehead Watershed in service of our vision of a healthy, safe and sustainable Lakehead Watershed for future generations.

2020 LRCA ANNUAL REPORT