What does the Nickel District Conservation Authority do?

  • supports all staff, members and programs of the Conservation Authority


  • to ensure program activities are consistent with watershed resources; management and polticial needs; community needs; and financial realities
  • to ensure accountability to the community; watershed partners; and most importantly, the member municipality
  • to provide cost-effective programs
  • to maintain competent, well-trained and motivated staff to implement the Authority’s programs
  • to keep members, staff, stakeholders and the watershed public informed concerning the Authority’s programs and policies

Who Benefits?

  • member municipalities from targeted programs tailored to their specific environmental needs and fiscal capabilities
  • landowners, community groups, and stakeholders, from funding which they could not access on their own
  • taxpayers receive high value for their dollars
  • staff and members of the Authority