Registration & Park Offices at Fanshawe, Pittock, & Wildwood Conservation Areas are CLOSED to the public until Wednesday, April 8, 2020 notice to help protect visitors and staff from COVID-19.
We welcome visitors who wish to park and walk in at designated access points during daylight hours. Vehicle access is restricted at the Fanshawe CA dam crossing, and the Pittock CA gatehouse.
For more information, please go to COVID-19 Closures at the UTRCA.
Record breaking rainfall in January 2020 resulted in high water throughout the entire Thames watershed. This Youtube video demonstrates the importance of restricting development in flood plains and preserving wetlands and forests, and the role of dams, reservoirs, and other flood control structures, such as dykes and flood channels, in protecting people and property.