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River conditions forecasts posted on 2021-01-12 by Ottawa River Regulating Committee
Water levels and flows on the main stem of the Ottawa River upstream of Ottawa-Gatineau are close to normal for
Bulletins posted on 2020-12-11 by Ottawa River Regulating Committee
The Ottawa River Regulating Committee provides integrated management of the principal reservoirs in the Ottawa River basin throughout the year,
Expecting a notable increase in water levels and flows due to significant rainfall in Abitibi-Timiskaming
Bulletins posted on 2020-10-23 by Ottawa River Regulating Committee
The Ottawa River Regulation Committee would like to advise residents that a notable increase in water levels and flows is