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Enviro Watch

NOW Magazine

June 9 - 16, 2011

A decade after passage of the plan to protect the Oak Ridges Moraine, the 160-kilometre-long watershed just north of Toronto, Ontario Nature reports in an expansive review that the preserve is under siege. Only 8.5 per cent of the moraine remains under strict protection, and precious water from aquifers is being pumped to feed growth in York Region. The plan has allowed roads, transmission lines and gravel pits to be built in natural corridors on the moraine.

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