The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry posted Wetland Conservation in Ontario: A Discussion Paper on Ontario's Environmental Registry (www.ebr.gov.on.ca, ER posting number 012-4464). The purpose of the Discussion Paper is to seek input on challenges, opportunities, ideas and actions related to wetland conservation in Ontario, with a view to developing a Strategic Plan for Ontario's Wetlands. The Strategic Plan will identify a provincial vision, goals and objectives, as well as set out a series of actions that the Ontario government will undertake over the next 15 years to improve wetland conservation across the province.
The public review and comment period for Wetland Conservation in Ontario: A Discussion Paper extends until October 30, 2015. During this time the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry will be holding a series of public listening sessions to seek feedback and ensure all thoughts and ideas are considered. The details of the sessions are as follows:
RA Centre, 2451 Riverside Drive, Ottawa
Black Creek Village, 1000 Murray Ross Parkway, Toronto
Valhalla Inn, 1 Valhalla Inn Road, Thunder Bay
London Public Library, 3200 Wonderland Rd S, London
Discovery North Bay Museum, 100 Ferguson Street, North Bay
Gale Centre 4171 4th Avenue, Niagara Falls