Feb 4, 2019 – We are updating our website. Please be patient as we move pages around, edit them, and add new pages.
The Ontario Headwaters Institute is a registered charity working to protect Ontario’s headwaters, natural heritage, and watersheds.
Read our core document about the value of headwaters – Protecting Ontario’s Headwaters.
Coming soon – information on our expanded mandate for watershed management.
Recent Posts to OHI Blog
The OHI has made comments on the draft new COA. Our two main comments are entwined and focus on a key gap that we perceive in the existing agreement: the absence of a systems-based framework to protect the Great Lakes Ecosystem, creating an unbalanced focus on the...read more
In early April, Ontario posted notices to amend the Conservation Authority Act and its regulation. Prior to the deadline for comments, the Government tabled Bill 108, which impacts both notices. While many details remain vague, the Government did not offer public...read more