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The St. Clair Region Conservation Authority

Is responsible for the Sydenham River/McKeough Dam. To report any concerns please contact the St. Clair Region Conservation Authority at 519.245.3710 or

Since the operation of the McKeough Floodway affects the properties upstream of the dam, the courts have ruled that the Floodway can only operate to alleviate flooding in the community of Wallaceburg. Consulting engineers established the Guidelines For Operating the McKeough Floodway.

Please contact the St. Clair Conservation Authority for more information.