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Map RecordCanada. Health Canada, Consumer Product Safety Office

Map RecordCanada. Health Canada, Consumer Product Safety OfficeHamilton Central Investigates complaints related to the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act (CCPSA) and enforces safety regulations. Also responsible for cosmetics under the Food and Drugs Act.

Map RecordFort Erie Conservation Club

Map RecordFort Erie Conservation ClubStevensville The club promotes and establishes local conservation education, establish and maintain local conservation areas, and establish fish, bird and animal habitats. Also rents the hall for special events in ... [More]

Friends of Malcolmson Eco-Park

 Friends of Malcolmson Eco-ParkSt Catharines A non-profit organization of volunteers, working closely with the Recreation and Community Services Department, to naturalize the city-owned Malcolmson Eco-Park. Focus of the activities includes the p ... [More]

Friends of Short Hills Park

 Friends of Short Hills ParkFonthill A charitable organization dedicated to preserving the cultural and natural environment of Short Hills Provincial Park. * welcomes hikers, cross-country skiers, cyclists, and equestrians * education an ... [More]

Map RecordHeartland Forest Nature Experience

Map RecordHeartland Forest Nature ExperienceNiagara Falls Provides an interactive nature experience and educational programming with a goal of preservation and sustainability. Offer hiking trails, public events, camps and activities, school programs and faci ... [More]

Independent Electricity System Operator, saveONenergy Program

 Independent Electricity System Operator, saveONenergy ProgramToronto Conservation programs for home and business designed to help Ontarians manage their electricity use * programs offered through local electric utilities and funded through the Independent Electricity S ... [More]

Land Care Niagara

 Land Care NiagaraNiagara Region A local, environmental not-for-profit that promotes wise land stewardship and management practices. Committed to creating a healthy and sustainable rural and urban environment consisting of citizens w ... [More]

Main and Ferry Bia (Business Improvement Area)

 Main and Ferry Bia (Business Improvement Area)Niagara Falls Beautification and promotion of area. Membership is compulsory for area businesses.

Map RecordNiagara (Region of). Public Health, Thorold - Main Office, Environmental Health - Beach Testing

Map RecordNiagara (Region of). Public Health, Thorold - Main Office, Environmental Health - Beach TestingThorold Every year between May and September, Niagara Region tests 26 public beaches for levels of E Coli bacteria. When unsafe levels are present, the beaches may be posted unsafe or closed. Beaches might al ... [More]

Map RecordNiagara (Region of). Public Health, Thorold - Main Office, Tobacco Hotline

Map RecordNiagara (Region of). Public Health, Thorold - Main Office, Tobacco HotlineThorold Enforces the smoking by-laws and Smoke Free Ontario Act within the Niagara Region. Available to report offences. The hotline also is a service to smokers who want information or who want to quit. Info ... [More]

Niagara Bruce Trail Club

 Niagara Bruce Trail ClubSt Catharines The Bruce Trail Conservancy is a charitable organization committed to establishing a conservation corridor containing a public footpath along the Niagara Escarpment in order to protect its natural eco ... [More]

Map RecordNiagara Escarpment Commission

Map RecordNiagara Escarpment CommissionGeorgetown The Escarpment is a height of land and related topography extending 725 kilometres through south central Ontario from Queenston to Tobermory. The Commission fulfills the following responsibilities: * ... [More]

Map RecordNiagara Falls (City of), Niagara Falls - MacBain Community Centre, Recreation and Culture - The Park in the City Committee

Map RecordNiagara Falls (City of), Niagara Falls - MacBain Community Centre, Recreation and Culture - The Park in the City CommitteeNiagara Falls The goal of the committee is to encourage civic pride, environmental responsibility, city-wide beautification and active transportation through community action. The Committee will promote and carry o ... [More]

Map RecordNiagara Falls Downtown Board of Management

Map RecordNiagara Falls Downtown Board of ManagementNiagara Falls Beautification and promotion of downtown area. Will answer inquiries regarding downtown area businesses and rental/sale inquiries of area businesses. Membership is compulsory for downtown area busines ... [More]

Map RecordNiagara Peninsula Conservation Authority, Welland

Map RecordNiagara Peninsula Conservation Authority, WellandWelland Responsible for establishing and undertaking programs designed to further the conservation, restoration, development and management of natural resources. The NPCA fulfills this mandate by implementing ... [More]

Map RecordNiagara Peninsula Conservation Authority, Fonthill, St John's Conservation Area

Map RecordNiagara Peninsula Conservation Authority, Fonthill, St John's Conservation AreaPelham Conservation area operated by Niagara Peninsula Conservation Authority. This area has a spring fed pond which is stocked with Rainbow Trout. Fishing begins the last Sat in Apr and continues until Sep ... [More]

Map RecordNiagara Peninsula Conservation Authority, Glanbrook, Binbrook Conservation Area

Map RecordNiagara Peninsula Conservation Authority, Glanbrook, Binbrook Conservation AreaGlanbrook Conservation area operated by Niagara Peninsula Conservation Authority. Three Pavilions available to rent. Outdoor wedding chapel, park store, watercraft rentals, splashpad, beach, beach volleyball, w ... [More]

Map RecordNiagara Peninsula Conservation Authority, Grimsby, Beamer Memorial Conservation Area

Map RecordNiagara Peninsula Conservation Authority, Grimsby, Beamer Memorial Conservation AreaGrimsby The Bruce Trail traverses this property which can be used for hiking purposes. This site is also used to view the hawk migration by using the lookout platforms.

Map RecordNiagara Peninsula Conservation Authority, Jordan, Ball's Falls Conservation Area

Map RecordNiagara Peninsula Conservation Authority, Jordan, Ball's Falls Conservation AreaJordan An historical park featuring 20 Mile Creek Cataracts, scenic gorge and the Bruce Trail. Hosts the Annual Thanksgiving Festival in October and has hiking trails, displays, and the Bert Miller Arboretum ... [More]

Map RecordNiagara Peninsula Conservation Authority, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Woodend Conservation Area

Map RecordNiagara Peninsula Conservation Authority, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Woodend Conservation AreaNiagara-on-the-Lake Conservation area operated by Niagara Peninsula Conservation Authority. Passive Day use park with trails and an open area for activities. No washrooms. The buildings on-site have been leased and are n ... [More]

Map RecordNiagara Peninsula Conservation Authority, Wainfleet, Long Beach Conservation Area

Map RecordNiagara Peninsula Conservation Authority, Wainfleet, Long Beach Conservation AreaWainfleet Conservation area operated by Niagara Peninsula Conservation Authority. * sand beach * swimming * boating * fishing * picnicking * camping * nature appreciation * baseball * half-court basketball * be ... [More]

Map RecordNiagara Peninsula Conservation Authority, Wellandport, Chippawa Creek Conservation Area

Map RecordNiagara Peninsula Conservation Authority, Wellandport, Chippawa Creek Conservation AreaWellandport Conservation area operated by Niagara Peninsula Conservation Authority. Features a man made reservoir, Dils Lake. Offers swimming, canoeing, camping, hiking, nature appreciation, playground and two ha ... [More]

Niagara Restoration Council

 Niagara Restoration CouncilWelland Works in partnership with government and non-government groups with the goals of: restoring some of the natural environment to the Niagara Region, providing a place for fun and fellowship and acting a ... [More]

Niagara Wildlife Haven

 Niagara Wildlife HavenWelland Authorized by the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry to legally provide professional care and rehabilitation for all species (birds, mammals, reptiles, amphibians, etc.) for orphaned, injured, ... [More]

Map RecordOntario Nature

Map RecordOntario NatureToronto Protects and restores natural habitats through research, education and conservation, connecting thousands of individuals and communities with nature.

Map RecordOntario. Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry, Vineland Office

Map RecordOntario. Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry, Vineland OfficeVineland The ministry's mission is to manage natural resources in an ecologically sustainable way to ensure that they are available for the enjoyment and use of future generations. * protects and conserves pub ... [More]

Map RecordOntario. Ministry of the Environment, Conservation and Parks, Niagara District Office

Map RecordOntario. Ministry of the Environment, Conservation and Parks, Niagara District OfficeSt Catharines Receives complaints about polluted air, land, or water. Ministry will advise and mediate if necessary.

Ontario. Ministry of the Environment, Conservation and Parks, Telephone Service, Drive Clean Program

 Ontario. Ministry of the Environment, Conservation and Parks, Telephone Service, Drive Clean ProgramToronto A mandatory emissions test certain vehicles must pass prior to being licenced to drive on Ontario roads. Drivers will be notified whether they require the test when they recieve thier licence registra ... [More]

Map RecordPort Colborne and District Conservation Club

Map RecordPort Colborne and District Conservation ClubPort Colborne Group of individuals with a collective interest in the conservation of natural resources and who enjoy the outdoors and outdoor recreational activities. Club members are involved in the following acti ... [More]

Preservation of Agricultural Lands Society

 Preservation of Agricultural Lands SocietySt Catharines A national, charitable organization whose main concern is the preservation of prime farm lands, in particular the Niagara Fruit Lands. The group supports farmers and encourages the buying of fruit and ... [More]

Map RecordSmoke Free Ontario Act, Niagara Region

Map RecordSmoke Free Ontario Act, Niagara RegionNiagara Region Enacted to protect the health of all Ontarians by prohibiting smoking in all enclosed places and enclosed workplaces. Designed to prevent youth from starting to smoke, to help people quit smoking, and ... [More]

Map RecordSt Catharines (City of), St Catharines - City Hall, Legal and Clerk Services

Map RecordSt Catharines (City of), St Catharines - City Hall, Legal and Clerk ServicesSt Catharines Provides legal advice to City Council, the Chief Administrative Officer and other City officials * prepares all proposed by-laws, agreements and contracts for the Corporation, and represents the City ... [More]

Map RecordSt Catharines (City of), St Catharines - City Hall, Transportation and Environmental Services

Map RecordSt Catharines (City of), St Catharines - City Hall, Transportation and Environmental ServicesSt Catharines Provides direction over Engineering and Construction, Environmental Services, Geomatics and Operations * administers roads, water, sewers, traffic and parking, municipal surveys and pollution abatemen ... [More]

Map RecordSt Catharines Downtown Association

Map RecordSt Catharines Downtown AssociationSt Catharines Non-profit organization that represents approximately 500 businesses in the BIA (Business Improvement Area) including retail, restaurants and professionals. Assist and represent members by marketing a ... [More]

Map RecordSt Catharines Game and Fish Association

Map RecordSt Catharines Game and Fish AssociationSt Catharines Involved in conservation and restoration projects, including wildlife protection. Offers salmon derbies in the spring, summer and fall. Operates a public four-lane boat ramp on Lighthouse Road in Port ... [More]

Map RecordWelland (City of), Welland - City Hall, By-Law Enforcement

Map RecordWelland (City of), Welland - City Hall, By-Law EnforcementWelland Responsible for the enforcement of the City of Welland’s by-laws. Also takes care of Business Licensing. Staff responds primarily to complaints relating to violations of City By-laws including parking ... [More]

Map RecordWelland Downtown Business Improvement Association (BIA)

Map RecordWelland Downtown Business Improvement Association (BIA)Welland Promotes and improves the economic and aesthetic condition of the downtown area of Welland. Members of downtown businesses are automatically granted membership. A Business Improvement Area (BIA) is a ... [More]