Working to Protect Ontario’s Watersheds, their Natural Heritage, and our Receiving Waters
The Ontario Headwaters Institute works to protect Ontario’s watersheds, their natural heritage, and receiving waters such as the Great Lakes.
In addition to our regular work on Research, Education, and Civic Engagement, we are currently running two projects: Headwater Alliances, which you’ll find in the Projects menu bar above, and WaterScape, which focuses on biodiversity, resilient landscapes, and healthy waters in South-central Ontario.
Key background documents found on the Education page include:
The 4-pageOHI Brochure January 2021, and feel free to
Visit our YouTube Channel to watch a series of 3 – 4 minute educational materials.
If you are looking for our new project, Growing the Greenbelt 2021: REGIONAL RESILIENCE, it is posted at www.waterscape.ca.
The OHI's Credit Headwaters Alliance has posted three GIS maps of the Credit here, and asks everyone to fill in our survey on the health of the our headwaters. The survey has 21 questions in four sections and will take you about 5 minutes. Please let us know your...
The Ontario Headwaters Institute and our partners in the Credit Headwaters Alliance urge all those downstream of Erin or who care about sound watershed planning to sign the petition below to support a federal impact assessment of the proposed sewage treatment plant in...