Watson's Glen Golf Club Limited - Permit to take water

Instrument type: Permit to take water

ERO number
019-6331
Ministry reference number
4788-CKUMP5
Notice type
Instrument
Act
Ontario Water Resources Act, R.S.O. 1990
Posted by
Ministry of the Environment, Conservation and Parks
Notice stage
Proposal
Proposal posted
Comment period
November 23, 2022 - December 23, 2022 (30 days) Open
Last updated

This consultation closes at 11:59 p.m. on:
December 23, 2022

Proposal summary

This proposal is for renewal of Permit to Take Water No. 0312-A8TL5B for Watson's Glen Golf Club Limited for commercial purposes. Water will be taken from three wells for golf course irrigation located in the City of Pickering, Ontario.

Location details

Site address

Lot 1 and 2, Concession:7
Pickering, ON
L1Y 1C6
Canada

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Proponent(s)

Watson's Glen Golf Club Limited
3430 7th Concession
Pickering, ON
L1Y 1C6
Canada

Proposal details

This proposal is for renewal of Permit to Take Water No. 0312-A8TL5B for Watson's Glen Golf Club Limited for commercial purposes. Water will be taken from three wells for golf course irrigation located in the City of Pickering, Ontario. Details of the water taking are as follows:

Source name: TW3

  • purpose: golf course irrigation
  • maximum rate per minute (litres): 318
  • maximum number of hours of taking per day: 12
  • maximum volume per day (litres): 228,960
  • maximum number of days of taking per year: 214
  • period of taking: April 1 to October 31 for 10 years

Source name: TW4

  • purpose: club house water supply
  • maximum rate per minute (litres): 90
  • maximum number of hours of taking per day: 24
  • maximum volume per day (litres): 129,600
  • maximum number of days of taking per year: 365
  • period of taking: January 1 to December 31 for 10 years

Source name: TW5

  • purpose: golf course irrigation
  • maximum rate per minute (litres): 480
  • maximum number of hours of taking per day: 24
  • maximum volume per day (litres): 691,200
  • maximum number of days of taking per year: 214
  • period of taking: April 1 to October 31 for 10 years

There are 3 categories of a Permit to Take Water:

  • Category 1: water takings are anticipated to have a lower risk of causing an unacceptable environmental impact/interference
  • Category 2: water takings are anticipated to having a higher potential of causing unacceptable environmental impact or interference
  • Category 3: water takings are anticipated to have the highest potential of causing unacceptable environmental impactor interference

The proposed water taking qualifies as a Category 1 permit.

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Client Services and Permissions Branch
Address

135 St. Clair Avenue West
Floor 1
Toronto, ON
M4V 1P5
Canada

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