Greenbelt Walks: An Overview of the Opportunities and Challenges of Major Trails in the Greenbelt

July 2007

The Greenbelt Plan recognizes the importance of trails to the quality of life of Ontarians. This report looks at the Ontario Trails Strategy, the economic opportunities, challenges and acquisition options. This report also explores several case studies. [The fourth installment in the Occasional Paper Series presented by the Friends of the Greenbelt Foundation.] "Greenbelt Walks: An Overview of the Opportunities and Challenges of Major Trails in the Greenbelt" by Jessica Bartram, Susan Lloyd Swail and Burkhard Mausberg.

A Note on the Series

The Friends of the Greenbelt Foundation is committed to promoting awareness and education about Ontario’s Greenbelt.

To this end we occasionally publish research and general interest papers that explore our three program areas:

  • viable agriculture and viticulture;
  • vibrant rural communities; and,
  • a restored and protected natural environment.

While all efforts are made to ensure the content of the Occasional Paper Series is current and accurate, the Friends of the Greenbelt Foundation accepts no liability whatsoever in regard to the information contained herein.

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