East Duffins Headwaters

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TRCA owns this 1548 hectare environmentally significant forest located on the Oak Ridges Moraine, in the Duffins Creek Watershed. This mixed deciduous and coniferous forest, provides many important environmental functions including:providing habitat and food supply for a variety of birds and wildlife;improving air quality by producing oxygen;cleaning the water entering Duffins Creek and replenishing ground water storage;limiting potential floods; andprotecting fragile slopes and stream banks from eroding.The Ontario Heritage Foundation owns approximately 72 hectares of land, situated between Walker Woods and Glen Major Forest, which TRCA manages. This property provides a strategic natural heritage corridor which links the two TRCA properties.


Allbright Rd. & 6th Concession Rd.
UxbridgeON


(905) 509-1534 (Voice)



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