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Ausable Bayfield Conservation Authority

Ausable Bayfield Conservation Authority (ABCA) watersheds encompass the drainage basins of the Ausable River, Bayfield River, Parkhill Creek, and the gullies between Bayfield and Grand Bend draining directly to Lake Huron.

Saturday, May 4, 2019 is Fishing Derby hosted by Exeter Lions.

Fishing derby on Saturday, May 4, 2019

The 35th Annual Trout Fishing Derby takes place on Saturday, May 4, 2019 at Morrison Dam Reservoir (Morrison Lake) from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. noon.
Flood Watch issued

Flood Watch issued

A Flood Watch was issued by Ausable Bayfield Conservation Authority (ABCA) on Thursday, April 18, 2019 at 12 p.m. noon.
File photo of flood forecasting and warning for local municipalities

Flood program provincial funding cut in half

Ontario’s 36 conservation authorities, including Ausable Bayfield Conservation Authority (ABCA), will receive roughly half as much provincial money to deliver flood management programs after a cut of almost 50 per cent to provincial transfer payments in
Shoreline Management Plan - Approved 2019
Shoreline Management
There is now a new, updated Shoreline Management Plan for the Lake Huron shoreline within the Ausable Bayfield Conservation Authority's area. The Board of Directors approved the plan at the board meeting on Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019.

Jones Bridge
Jones Bridge
Help make your community safer, more active. Donate to the pedestrian bridge project on the South Huron Trail. Help complete Jones Bridge Project, including ancillary structures and legacy preservation fund.