Record #: BRA0274
Last Modified: 22 Dec 2020
Last Full Update: 22 Dec 2020

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Description & Services

Alternate Name TRCA
Description Conservation authority covering the following watersheds: Etobicoke * Mimico * Humber * Don * Highland * Rouge * Petticoat * Duffins * Carruthers 
Manages flood control and flood plain regulation * water conservation * conservation planning * Toronto waterfront * fisheries habitat improvement * water management * resource and environmental management * nature tours * heritage conservation * education and recreation * sustainable community planning * renewable energy and energy conservation * environmental stewardship, etc 
Manages the following conservation areas within Peel Region: Albion Hills * Heart Lake * Glen Haffy * Boyd * Bruce's Mill * Albion Hills and Indian Line campgrounds * Kortright * Petticoat Creek * education field centres at Albion Hills, Claremont and Lake St. George 
Also manages: 
Black Creek Pioneer Village: 1000 Murray Ross Pkwy, Downsview * 416-736-1733 * mid-19th century community with a restored village, village grounds, visitor centre, gardens, restaurants, gift shop and special events 
Kortright Centre For Conservation: 9550 Pine Valley Dr, Woodbridge * 416-667-6295 * nature centre; walking trails; tours; special events including Kite Festival, Maple Syrup Making, Green Energy Fair and more; cafeteria; gift shop, exhibits; visitors' centre; school tours; badge programs for Brownies and Guides 
Toronto Rural Clean Water Program - provides financial and technical assistance to eligible rural landowners for environmental stewardship projects on their property * rural landowner or rural property must be located within TRCA's jurisdiction
Hours Administration Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Adjala-Tosorontio ; Durham Region ; Greater Toronto Area ; Mono ; Peel Region ; York Region
Fees Admission - varies according to location and programs
Languages English
Meetings Meeting schedule is available at

Contact Information

Address & Map
101 Exchange Avenue
Vaughan, ON L4K 5R6
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Accessibility Partially Accessible - Call for details
Mailing Address 5 Shoreham Drive 
Downsview, ON M3N 1S4
Office Phone 416-661-6600
Fax 416-661-6898
After Hours Phone Recorded Infoline 416-667-6299
Toll Free Phone 1-888-872-2344
Primary Executive John MacKenzie, CEO, Toronto and Region Conservation Authority; Phone: 416-667-6290; Email:

Other Details

Established 1957
Service Level (30) Provincial Government

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