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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.

This beautiful painting by former feature artist Madeleine Roske is one of the 2019 pieces to be included in this year's 30th auction event.

Former feature artists invited to return for 30th

Reaching 30 years of Conservation Dinners is a milestone for the community. We wanted to do something special, said Co-Chair Jim Beckett. Inviting former feature artists to return for this special Dinner was an appropriate way to recognize them.
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Job posting - Tree planters required

Ausable Bayfield Conservation is looking for energetic, enthusiastic people to plant trees through our spring tree planting program.
New 50-50 draw for 30th Dinner projects

New 50-50 draw for community

A 50-50 Draw is to be held for first time, by Exeter Lions Club, in conjunction with the Conservation Dinner. The winning raffle ticket is to be drawn on the evening of the 30th charity auction but the winner does not need to be there to win.
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 the Jones Bridge Project, including needed ancillary structures.