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ERO number
019-1620
Notice type
Regulation
Notice stage
Proposal Updated
Proposal posted
Comment period
May 19, 2020 - June 18, 2020 (30 days) Closed
Last updated

As a result of the COVID-19 outbreak, Ontario is proposing to extend the temporary approach for forest operations conducted in Crown forests under the Endangered Species Act for an additional year.

This will help avoid additional regulatory burden and economic strain on the forestry sector while a long-term approach is finalized.

ERO number
012-8685
Notice type
Policy
Notice stage
Decision
Decision posted
Proposal posted
Comment period
November 22, 2016 - January 23, 2017 (62 days) Closed
Last updated

We reviewed and considered all feedback received during the comment period for the discussion paper, "Ontario’s Crown Forests: Opportunities to Enhance Carbon Storage?". We will continue to consider options for supporting and enhancing carbon storage in Ontario’s Crown Forests.

ERO number
019-0880
Notice type
Policy
Notice stage
Decision
Decision posted
Proposal posted
Comment period
December 4, 2019 - February 5, 2020 (63 days) Closed
Last updated

We have approved Ontario’s Forest Sector Strategy (FSS). The goal of the FSS is to grow the forest sector, create opportunity for Ontario families, support industry and encourage innovation and new investment, while ensuring the sustainability of our forests.

ERO number
019-0715
Notice type
Regulation
Notice stage
Decision
Decision posted
Proposal posted
Comment period
December 20, 2019 - February 18, 2020 (60 days) Closed
Last updated

We have approved the four regulated manuals under the Crown Forest Sustainability Act. The revisions align with the draft Forest Sector Strategy and reduce burden for the forest industry while continuing to provide for the sustainability of Ontario’s Crown forests.

ERO number
019-1006
Notice type
Regulation
Notice stage
Decision
Decision posted
Proposal posted
Comment period
December 20, 2019 - February 18, 2020 (60 days) Closed
Last updated

We have decided to proceed with the proposal as described, which will improve transparency, reduce burdens for industry and ensure our crown forests continue to be sustainably managed.

ERO number
019-1005
Notice type
Policy
Notice stage
Proposal
Proposal posted
Comment period
December 20, 2019 - February 18, 2020 (60 days) Closed
Last updated

We are seeking feedback on how to improve forest pest management in Ontario, to help protect forest health and improve the resilience of Ontario’s forests. In the face of invasive species and climate change a more resilient forest will help to protect biodiversity and the sustainability of Ontario’s wood supply.

Tyson Jackson Forestry - Environmental Compliance Approval (waste)

Instrument type: Environmental Compliance Approval (waste)

ERO number
013-2914
Notice type
Instrument
Notice stage
Decision
Decision posted
Proposal posted
Comment period
May 2, 2018 - June 6, 2018 (45 days) Closed
Last updated

An Environmental Compliance Approval (Waste Site) 18-BEL-49429 for Tyson Jackson Forestry for a hauled sewage site located in the Township of Monteagle, Ontario was withdrawn by the proponent on February 19, 2019.

ERO number
019-0961
Notice type
Regulation
Notice stage
Decision
Decision posted
Proposal posted
Comment period
December 20, 2019 - February 18, 2020 (60 days) Closed
Last updated

We are improving forest management planning in Ontario by removing the duplication between the Environmental Assessment Act requirements and the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry’s policies, regulations and guidelines.

ERO number
013-1669
Notice type
Regulation
Notice stage
Decision Updated
Decision posted
Proposal posted
Comment period
January 19, 2018 - March 5, 2018 (45 days) Closed
Last updated

A decision was made to proceed with the proposal as described in Environmental Registry posting #013-1669, which will provide an extension to the current regulation for forestry operations in managed Crown forests, include those species listed in 2017 in applicable regulations, and implement changes relating to safe harbour authorizations.

English River Forest - Forest management plan

Instrument type: Forest management plan

ERO number
012-8619
Notice type
Instrument
Notice stage
Decision
Decision posted
Proposal posted
Comment period
March 11, 2019 - May 10, 2019 (30 days) Closed
Last updated

The 10-year Forest Management Plan (FMP) for the English River Forest has been approved and is available for inspection.

ERO number
019-1995
Notice type
Bulletin
Bulletin posted
Last updated

Ontario has extended the temporary approach for forest operations conducted in Crown forests under the Endangered Species Act for an additional year. This will help avoid additional regulatory burden and economic strain on the forestry sector while a long-term approach is being considered.

ERO number
019-1020
Notice type
Policy
Notice stage
Decision
Decision posted
Proposal posted
Comment period
December 20, 2019 - January 20, 2020 (31 days) Closed
Last updated

Changes were made to the Crown Forest Sustainability Act, 1994 to provide certainty for northern, rural and Indigenous communities, while ensuring the continued sustainable management of Ontario’s forests and conservation of the province’s biodiversity.

Greenmantle Forest Inc - Forest management plan

Instrument type: Forest management plan

ERO number
019-0036
Notice type
Instrument
Notice stage
Decision Updated
Decision posted
Proposal posted
Comment period
June 6, 2019 - August 6, 2019 (60 days) Closed
Last updated

We would like to advise you that the 2020 – 2030 Forest Management Plan for the Lakehead Forest has been approved by the Ministry’s Regional Director and is available for inspection.

ERO number
019-0003
Notice type
Instrument
Notice stage
Decision
Decision posted
Proposal posted
Comment period
April 25, 2019 - July 22, 2019 (60 days) Closed
Last updated

The forest management plan for the Sudbury Forest is complete. We are closing this notice as an administrative action. The plan will ensure the sustainability of the forest resource, encourage continued biodiversity, and provide social and economic opportunities of the Crown forest.

Resolute Forest Products - Forest management plan

Instrument type: Forest management plan

ERO number
019-0024
Notice type
Instrument
Notice stage
Decision
Decision posted
Proposal posted
Comment period
May 1, 2019 - July 2, 2019 (62 days) Closed
Last updated

The forest management plan for the Caribou Forest is complete. We are closing this notice as an administrative action.

The plan will ensure the sustainability of the forest resource, encourage continued biodiversity, and provide social and economic opportunities of the Crown forest.

ERO number
019-3514
Notice type
Policy
Notice stage
Decision
Decision posted
Proposal posted
Comment period
May 6, 2021 - June 21, 2021 (47 days) Closed
Last updated

Ontario’s Forest Biomass Action Plan has been revised and approved following review of comments and feedback received through the Environmental Registry of Ontario, outreach to forest sector stakeholders, and consultation and engagement with Indigenous communities and organizations.

ERO number
019-3898
Notice type
Regulation
Notice stage
Decision
Decision posted
Proposal posted
Comment period
July 23, 2021 - September 6, 2021 (45 days) Closed
Last updated

The Ministry of Northern Development, Mines, Natural Resources and Forestry have amended Ontario Regulation 826 under the Niagara Escarpment Planning and Development Act to add the Pleasant View Survey lands to the area of development control.