Biodiversity Offsetting

View NPCA's response to the Conservation Authorities Act Discussion Paper.

View NPCA's response to the Wetland Conservation in Ontario Discussion Paper.


On Jan. 27, 2016, the NPCA delivered the following presentations to those interested in the possibility of biodiversity offsetting. Current legislation does not allow offsetting to occur, however, the Province of Ontario may allow this in the future.

If you have questions regarding biodiversity offsetting please email them to 




Lake Niapenco Closure

August 14, 2017 (BINBROOK, ON) - On August 14, 2017, a blue-green algae bloom was detected in the Binbrook Reservoir (Lake Niapenco) by the City of Hamilton Public Health Department. The Niaga

Policy Reivew: Commenting Period Extended

Having heard from many of our partners and stakeholders in the community during the final stage of our Policy Review, the NPCA Board of Directors has approved extending the commenting period for th