2018 Environmental Protection Report

Back to Basics

On November 13, 2018, the Environmental Commissioner of Ontario released her 2018 Environmental Protection Report, Back to Basics, to the Ontario Legislature.

Delivered as four individual volumes, the report calls on the provincial government to limit water pollution, commit funding towards programs that protect municipal drinking water sources, as well as increase the protection of wetlands, woodlands, and wildlife across the province.

This report includes:

  • Water pollution and drinking water
  • Wildlife disease and monitoring
  • The loss of forests and wetlands in southern Ontario
  • Ministry report cards on compliance with the Environmental Bill of Rights

Read the full report or download individual volumes and chapters of the report below:

Volumes and Chapters
Ministry Comments
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