The Great Lakes and their Basin

OHI E-news of November 21, 2017 At 9 am next Tuesday, November 28, the International Joint Commission will release its first Triennial Assessment of Progress under the re-newed Great Lakes Water Quality Agreement. The assessment is eagerly anticipated. A lot has been...

Lake Simcoe Natural Heritage Strategy

We live in interesting times. On one hand, dynamic tools such as GIS may enable new ways to better track and share information. On another, blind faith in digital technology without due public engagement and civil oversight can result in inaccurate facts and curtail...

First 2017 Headwater Hike to be Monday, May 22

Last year’s Hike at the Robert Edmondson Conservation Area enjoyed such impeccable timing, allowing participants to see a million Marsh Marigolds, that we are doing it again – on Monday, May 22. That works well as Monday is both a holiday due to Victoria...

Great Lakes Investments Needed

The OHI is a member of the Great Lakes Protection Act Alliance, which today issued a great blog post at  http://www.cela.ca/blog/2017-04-07/greater-investments-are-needed-protect-great-lakes. Thanks to CELA and EDC for their leadership on this...