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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.

77722 London Road, behind Huronview Seniors' Complex, Clinton, Ontario

Innovative Drainage Live Demo

The public is welcome to stop by one of Ontario's most innovative field drainage sites as it is being installed on Saturday, June 15, 2019 at the Huronview Demonstration Farm, near Clinton. The event will include live installation, more.
Huron County's new grant category for septic system upgrades

Septic system upgrade grants from County of Huron

The Huron County Clean Water Project is allocating a total of $40,000 to the septic system upgrade category in 2019 with a maximum grant of $2,000 per project.
The local community asked Ausable Bayfield to make soil health a priority.

Local research reviews world soil health mapping

The Ausable Bayfield watershed area is home to research that could lead the way in guiding best management practices for soil health approaches. Ausable Bayfield Conservation staff are leading innovative work to improve soil health data collection and map
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.