The Ontario Headwaters Institute is a registered charity working to preserve and protect Ontario’s headwaters through research, education, and best practices.

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Read our core document about the value of headwaters – Protecting Ontario’s Headwaters. 

In addition to the two posts below on Protecting Water for Future Generations, see OHI on ER 013-1661 March 7


Recent Posts to OHI Blog

Reaching out to the new Government

The OHI today released an important statement, co-signed by 15 organizations, on the need for mutually respectful dialogue and fulsome consultation practices between the new Ontario government and organizations engaged in the agricultural, biodiversity, conservation,...

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Climate and Ontario’s Fresh Water

While access to clean water is a pressing global health and security issue, and while fresh water protection is a key focus of international for both for climate change and biodiversity, those in Ontario who think that water, climate, and biodiversity concerns are far...

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