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 on-going efforts in our three portfolios on Research, Education, and Civic Engagement, we are currently running two initiatives as described in our updated Brochure, below, and in recent blog posts – launching both COWA and our mapping tool on the Contested Countryside.
Key background documents include:
Visit our YouTube Channel, with numerous videos, the most recent of which is on The Impact of Aggregate Extraction in the Credit Watershed. .
If you are looking for our new project, Growing the Greenbelt 2021: REGIONAL RESILIENCE, it is posted at www.waterscape.ca.
We are pleased to share our position on Bill 23, and we invite you to sign the petition to Minister Clark at Ontario Must Withdraw Bill 23 and Shift to Sustainable Planning | New Mode
The OHI has never previously asked you to contact your MPP, but these are unusual times and we ask you to call or e-mail them now, on Bill 23, as there is no time to waste. We ask you to consider stating the following: “I am deeply concerned that the contents of Bill...