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Ontario invests in projects to conserve wetlands

The Ontario government is partnering with Ducks Unlimited Canada to enhance and restore approximately 60 local wetlands across the province over the next year,...

Ontario Government Provides Update on Flooding Strategy

The initiatives being adopted as part of Ontario’s Flooding Strategy will help ensure that the public is better prepared for flooding events and flood...

Ontario Government Releases Final Bait Management Strategy

The Ontario government released its final bait management strategy to protect the province's lakes and rivers from the threat of invasive species and fish...

Government of Ontario Prepares for Potential Spring Flooding

The Ontario government has been working with federal and municipal governments, First Nations partners, and non-governmental organizations to prepare for potential spring flooding. "During these...

Ontario Releases its Flooding Strategy

The Government of Ontario has released its new flood strategy, which looks to reduce the risk and increase preparedness of flood events. "We know that...

Ontario Government Releases Report from Special Advisor on Flooding

The Ontario government’s Special Advisor on Flooding delivered his report on October 31, 2019. In July 2019, Natural Resources Minister John Yakabuski named Doug McNeil...

Doug McNeil Named as Ontario’s Special Advisor on Flooding

Doug McNeil has been named Ontario's special advisor on flooding by the Government of Ontario. The announcement was made by John Yakabuski, minister of...

Government of Ontario Concludes Engagement Sessions on Flooding

John Yakabuski, minister of natural resources and forestry, released the following statement on the Government of Ontario's flooding engagement sessions: "Our government's top priority has...

Government of Ontario Supports Freshwater Research and Education

The Government of Ontario is providing more than $2 million in funding to the International Institute for Sustainable Development Experimental Lakes Area (IISD-ELA), which...

Government of Ontario Commits to Increasing ProvinceFlood Resilience

In the Legislature on May 13, 2019, Premier Doug Ford highlighted the Ontario government's commitment to increasing the province's resilience to flooding. "I want to...

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