Promoting Watershed Security in Ontario – Water for People and for Nature

WaterScape III and Ontario’s Three Pandemics

Ontarians are living through three pandemic challenges. First, we have a virus that appears to be a result of too much disruption of the natural world. Covid-19, like Ebola before it, may foretell future similar species cross-overs with huge impacts on public health,...

Announcing WaterScape III

We are pleased to announce the launch of WaterScape III, being delivered in partnership with numerous organizations. WaterScape III will: Circulate an extensive discussion document with two over-arching policy recommendations and 22 suggested priority actions; Solicit...

July 1: OHI adds 8 submissions

Happy Canada Day. We’ve spent the morning getting caught up. Since January 1, we’ve been toooo busy to keep our submissions page up-to-date, as the provincial government works hard to reduce environmental protection. We’ve addressed that today by...

Oct 15: The OHI Expands its Mandate

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...

OHI and Partners Launch WaterScape

See the announcement on WaterScape, a collaborative effort to hold six meetings across south-central Ontario to facilitate community discussion on Protecting Water for Future Generations.