Working to Protect Ontario’s Headwaters, Watersheds, and Natural Heritage
Established in 2003, the Ontario Headwaters Institute is a registered charity working to protect Ontario’s headwaters, natural heritage, watersheds, and receiving waters such as the Great Lakes.
Click to see the OHI Brochure Feb 2019
Click to view a four minute collage of Watershed Portraits through the four seasons.
Read our core document about the value of headwaters – Protecting Ontario’s Headwaters.
Coming soon – information on our expanded mandate for watershed management.
The OHI supports the detailed submission from the Ontario Greenbelt Alliance, but also urges the Province to counter-balance its quantitative focus on housing and employment lands with a qualitative approach founded on ecological protection, food security, sustainable...read more
Our e-newsletter on this important post has boxed text, and had to be put in the library. You can read it at ECO-Crisis in Ontario's Democracy Nov 26 2018.read more