Media Releases

The media releases presented here includes a range of Conservation Sudbury news that will give you information of upcoming issues and exciting information as it becomes available.

Media Release Archives

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Bernie Langlois in support of the Lake Laurentian Conservation Area

PRESS RELEASE - January 26, 2021 – The Nickel District Conservation Foundation is proud to announce a generous gift from Bernie Langlois in support of the Lake Laurentian Conservation Area. In recognition of Bernie’s generosity, the Foundation decided to honour Bernie by naming the point at the end of the Perch Lake Trail as the Langlois Point.

Lin Gibson re-elected as Vice-Chair of Conservation Ontario

Conservation Sudbury is proud to announce that Chairperson Lin Gibson has been acclaimed in one of two Vice-Chair positions on the board of directors of Conservation Ontario for 2021-22.

Lin has been vice-chair of Conservation Ontario since 2013. The election took place at the Conservation Ontario annual general meeting held on April 12, 2021.

Director of Advancement - Julie Houle

November 3, 2020 - The Nickel District Conservation Foundation (NDCF) is pleased to announce a significant new addition to their organization. Julie Houle joined the Foundation in August as the new Director of Advancement. As Director, Julie will play an integral role in advancing the Foundation’s mission by developing philanthropic strategies and increasing fundraising opportunities.


MEDIA RELEASE - March 12, 2020


Sudbury – Conservation Sudbury hosted its annual spring Flood Contingency Planning meeting today at Tom Davies Square. The most recent information regarding snow pack and water levels was shared and preparedness for the upcoming spring runoff was discussed. The following organizations participated:

  • City of Greater Sudbury
  • Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry
  • Canadian Red Cross
  • Vale Canada
  • Glencore (SINO)
  • Ontario Power Generation
  • Greater Sudbury Police Service
  • Enbridge Gas

PRESS RELEASE - September 27, 2019

Conservation Sudbury Completes Low Impact Development Pilot Project

On Thursday evening Conservation Sudbury held a walk-through and grand opening of a low impact development (LID) pilot project recently completed in partnership with the City of Greater Sudbury. The event, held at the Gerry McCrory Countryside Sports Complex, was attended by community members as well as project partners including Greenland International Consulting, TeraNorth Construction & Engineering Limited and Hollandia Land and Environmental Solutions.

LID, also known as green infrastructure, is a storm-water management approach that uses natural features such as specialized soils and native tree, shrub, and perennial species as its infrastructure. The goal of LID is to mimic pre-development hydrological conditions.


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NDCA Receives Community Builders Award

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CLICK HERE to read the featured article on the Northern Life's 2012 Community Builder Awards of Excellence.