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MWC Comments on the Strategic Policy for Bait Management in Ontario

The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry (MNRF) completed a comprehensive review of its provincial bait policies to help improve the management of bait (i.e. baitfish and leeches). The intent of the review was to evaluate options that minimize the … Continue reading  

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MWC Comments on DMM OPA 45

  The District Municipality of Muskoka asked for comments related to a proposed amendment to the Official Plan of the Muskoka District Area (OPA No. 45 – Lake System Health Policy Update). The purpose of the proposed Official Plan Amendment … Continue reading  

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MWC Comments on Ontario’s Aggregate Resources Act Review

The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry (MNRF) recently released A Blueprint for Change: A proposal to modernize and strengthen the Aggregate Resources Act policy framework, which proposed changes to legislation, regulation, policy and standards associated with the Aggregates Resources … Continue reading  

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MWC Comments on Wetland Conservation in Ontario: A Discussion Paper (2015)

The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry (MNRF) recently posted on the EBR seeking feedback to help identify the challenges and opportunities associated with wetland conservation in Ontario. The input received will be used to inform the development of a Strategic … Continue reading  

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MWC Comments on Ontario’s Climate Change Discussion Paper

The Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change (MOECC) recently released Ontario’s Climate Change Discussion Paper 2015, which outlines Ontario’s long term vision for transformation to a low-carbon economy and suggests specific immediate actions. A posting on the EBR asked for answers … Continue reading  

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