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LiveStream is where we tell and share stories about the value of greenspaces, protecting and preserving wildlife habitats and building complete, sustainable communities. Here, you'll find print and online articles and videos from TRCA and other like-minded organizations that educate and enlighten readers and viewers about the importance of preserving watersheds, nature and wildlife. The stories of caring, committed people and organizations like TRCA come to life in The Living City.

Media Releases


TRCA Statement on the death of Rob Ford

Condolences expressed by TRCA Chair Maria Augimeri.


Spring Safety Message: Exercise Caution Near Waterways

Toronto and Region Conservation urges residents to keep family members and pets away from the water's edge this spring.


Family Day Event combines Ecological Understanding, Creative Solutions and Fun

An upcoming community event is aimed at celebrating how teamwork has led to some inspiring solutions. The family day event, this Saturday, Feb. 13, will be held at the Toronto and Region Conservation's Tree and Wood Recovery Centre at the Small Arms Building, 1352 Lakeshore Drive, Mississauga from 12 to 3 p.m.


Advisory Panel Recommendations Get it Right

Earlier this year, the Conservation Authorities Moraine Coalition (CAMC) released their Report Card on the environmental health of the Oak Ridges Moraine and Greenbelt. It revealed water quality in streams and rivers was becoming increasingly degraded. The Report Card called for renewed partnerships, tools and funding to enhance and restore natural heritage and water resource systems. The Advisory Panel listened and agreed.


Expert Advisory Panel Recommendations Can Help Prepare Toronto Region for the New Climate Era

TRCA responds positively to the recommendations coming out of the Four Plans Advisory Panel and looks forward to their implementation by the Ontario government.


MEDIA RELEASE: From Tragedy to Triumph -- An Ash Tree Success Story

The destruction of thousands of trees in the GTA by a tiny insect known as the Emerald Ash Borer (EAB), has been a heavy blow for municipalities and their residents. A new video tells the story of how group of highly motivated and creative people joined forces to repurpose the wood devastated by EAB in surprising and lucrative ways.


Invasive Grass Carp Found in Toronto Island Harbour

Three Asian Grass Carp have been found in the waters around the Toronto Islands marina. In the evening hours of Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015, Toronto and Region Conservation (TRCA) staff caught two Asian Grass Carp while monitoring fish species in the area. The third was found late in the day on Wednesday, Sept. 2 in the same vicinity.


Search in Toronto's waterfront stepped down after no further Asian carps found

After more than 550 person hours, the coordinated search for Asian Grass Carp along Toronto's Lake Ontario waterfront by Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO), the Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry (MNRF) and Toronto and Region Conservation (TRCA) has been called off by DFO.


Invasive Grass Carp Found on Toronto's Waterfront

Two Asian Grass Carp have been found within a contained pond in Tommy Thompson Park along Toronto's Waterfront.


Conservation Authorities Act Under Discussion and Review

(Issued by Conservation Ontario)
Conservation Authorities are pleased to participate in the discussion and review of the Conservation Authorities Act as announced by the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry.


Rouge Days & Parks Canada - A Perfect Fit

For the second year in a row, Parks Canada is playing an important role in the five day celebration that is Rouge Days.


Employees Get Dirty Helping Communities Prepare for the Effects of Climate Change

100 Intact Financial staff and brokers lend a hand to plant hundreds of native trees and shrubs as part of the Alfred Kuehne Channel Naturalization Project


Feast of Fields Celebrates its 20th Anniversary at Kortright Centre for Conservation in Vaughan on September 13

Over 40 GTA Chefs Will Join Together To Showcase The Benefits of Cooking with Organic Produce


New Bridge Training Program Launches for Internationally Trained Environmental Professionals

Toronto and Region Conservation Launches Mentoring to Placement for Environmental Professionals (M2P) Program


MP Tilson and MPP Sandals Announce RInC Funding for Albion Hills Conservation Area

David Tilson, Member of Parliament for Dufferin-Caledon and Liz Sandals, Member of Provincial Parliament for Guelph, announced today that Toronto and Region Conservation (TRCA) will benefit from joint Federal and Provincial investment, under the Recreational Infrastructure Canada program in Ontario (RInC Ontario) and Recreation Ontario (Ontario REC).


David Tilson, M.P. and Liz Sandals, M.P.P. to make major recreational infrastructure announcement for Albion Hills Conservation Area

David Tilson, Member of Parliament for Dufferin-Caledon, and Liz Sandals, Member of Provincial Parliament for Guelph, will make an announcement regarding investments to support trail enhancements for Toronto and Region Conservation's Albion Hills Conservation Area.


Toronto and Region Conservation Launches New Website

Toronto and Region Conservation (TRCA) today launched a newly designed website to help visitors stay informed with TRCA programs, services, and initiatives.


One of Ontario's Largest Outdoor Swimming Pools Gets Multi-Million Dollar Makeover

Recreational Infrastructure Canada in Ontario and Ontario Recreation Programs to fund aquatic entertainment facility


Toronto and Region Conservation Reminds Residents of Affordable Options Available During City Strike

TRCA Provides Options for Pools, Splash Pads and Day Camps