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.
Incorporated in 2003, the Ontario Headwaters Institute has naturally had a focus on headwaters but also always understood and worked on associated issues, from source water protection and land use planning to wetlands, watershed management, and the health of the Great...read more
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,...read more