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.
We extend our appreciation to the Friends of the Greenbelt Foundation for funding to facilitate 12 webinars to help engage Ontarians in the provincial consultation to grow the size of the Greenbelt. Information on webinar dates, partners, registration, and how to...
On March 9, the OHI sent comments for the TRCA hearing on this issue. We thank the Authority and its staff for their position on the unprecedented order, support the proposed conditions for the permit, and suggest the TRCA and Conservation Ontario articulate their...