DRCC Events

CCIW Open House

June 12th, 2017

You’re Invited!  On Friday, June 16 and Saturday, June 17, the Canada Centre for Inland Waters is hosting an Open House in celebration of National Public Service Week and the 150th anniversary of Canada.  Over 50 exhibits will be staffed by government scientific experts, members of the Coast Guard, plus enforcement officers with Environment and […]

Paddling events to highlight Detroit River Watershed

May 9th, 2017

As part of a national effort to recognize and celebrate Canada’s Heritage Rivers, as well as the country’s 150th birthday, the Essex Region Conservation Authority and a number of local partners will host free paddling events throughout the Detroit River watershed on Sunday, June 4. Amateur and expert paddlers alike will have the opportunity to explore […]

ACT Recycling Day

April 11th, 2017

Here’s your opportunity to start some spring cleaning! Simply visit the drive-thru drop-off located in the Devonshire Mall parking lot, 9am-5pm. Recycle your computers, batteries, phones, DVD players, TVs, gently used clothing, bicycles, tires (limit of 4), microwaves, old medication and more! And be sure to visit the environmental displays in the mall, including DRCC, […]

Caesars Windsor’s CodeGreen to Clean Little River Watershed

April 3rd, 2017

April 3, 2017    Media Advisory   Caesars Windsor’s CodeGreen to Clean Little River Watershed Windsor – Caesars Windsor’s CodeGreen team of employees will partner with the Detroit River Canadian Cleanup, the City of Windsor and the Little River Enhancement Group to remove litter along a portion of the Little River watershed near the Twin Oaks […]

Calling all Green Teams for Earth Day Tree Planting

April 3rd, 2017

April 3rd 2017 Media Release For Immediate Release           Calling all Green Teams for Earth Day Tree Planting Join Essex Region Conservation, the Detroit River Canadian Cleanup, and hundreds of individuals from across the region for the annual Earth Day Tree Planting Celebration, happening from 10am to Noon on April 23 […]

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