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- Press Releases — issued by the Ottawa River Regulating Committee, to inform residents of specific river conditions on the main stem of the Ottawa River (e.g. start of freshet, increased risk of flooding)
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River conditions forecasts posted on 2021-09-14 by Ottawa River Regulating Committee
Flows are below normal in all locations on the main stem of the Ottawa River for this time of the
Bulletins posted on 2021-08-25 by Hydro Quebec
A press release is available in French: 2021-08-25 HQ Niveau réservoir Baskatong.
Bulletins posted on 2021-07-23 by Ottawa River Regulation Secretariat
For more information about the torrential rains that fell in the Timiskaming area on July 15, please read the following
Bulletins posted on 2021-06-25 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
Bulletins posted on 2021-05-20 by Ottawa River Regulating Committee
Freshet occurred early this year. At the end of February, the snow water content was close to average in most
Bulletins posted on 2021-04-06 by Ottawa River Regulation Secretariat
The Ottawa River Regulation Secretariat would like to inform residents of the Ottawa River Basin that the Regulating Committee will
Press Release posted on 2021-03-25 by Ottawa River Regulating Committee
The Ottawa River Regulating Committee would like to inform watershed residents that levels and flows along the Ottawa River have
Bulletins posted on 2021-03-22 by Ottawa River Regulating Committee
The Ottawa River Regulating Committee monitors the Ottawa River basin closely in preparation for the spring freshet. There are many