Greenbelt Protected Urban River Valleys
The addition of these waterways to the Greenbelt is an important recognition of the vital role the Greenbelt plays in protecting the hydrological features we rely on for clean drinking water, flood protection, and healthy ecosystems.
Ontario Streams: River Valley Restoration Projects
Ontario Streams is engaging residents and community members in Richmond Hill, Markham and Brampton to take part in stream restoration and stewardship initiatives.
Greening the Rouge Watershed
Friends of the Rouge Watershed is engaging 2,000 youth and community volunteers to take part in restoration and stewardship initiatives within the Rouge River Watershed.
Humber River Valley Outreach Project
City of Vaughan successfully engaged its community in enhancing the local Humber River valley with an open house and the planting of a pollinator garden at Doctors McLean Park.
Resilient Circle of Green
Bowmanville Valleys 2000 is enhancing access to and user-experience of the greenspaces that surround Bowmanville by creating digital wayfinding stations that build community awareness of the Greenbelt-protected Bowmanville and Soper Creek river valleys.
A project recognizing the Greenbelt's newly protected Urban River Valleys while facilitating the use, enjoyment and stewardship of these unique spaces by local residents and tourists.
The Importance of Urban River Valleys
Greenbelt protection has extended to 21 major urban river valleys and 7 coastal wetlands across the Greater Golden Horseshoe!
New Greenbelt River Valley Connector Program will fund projects to realize the potential of newly protected Greenbelt urban river valleys
Press Release: New program will fund projects to realize the potential of newly protected Greenbelt urban river valleys
Celebrating Urban River Valleys in Toronto
The Toronto Environmental Alliance celebrated the extension of the Greenbelt into three Toronto urban river valleys with community events and tour guides.