Natural Heritage System

The City's significant natural heritage features are shown on Map 9 of the Official Plan. The natural heritage system is made up of areas where protecting, restoring and enhancing the natural features and functions should have high priority in city-building decisions.

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Last Updated December 5, 2019, 16:43 (UTC)
Created July 23, 2019, 17:46 (UTC)
Package ID a962dfa3-8c87-4a4e-a408-82cf1ebc50bd
Package Name natural-heritage-system
Excerpt Toronto Natural Heritage System, current as of the 2015 Official Plan Consolidation.
Limitations Natural heritage area includes natural heritage features and functions as described in section 3.4 of the [Official Plan](https://www.toronto.ca/city-government/planning-development/official-plan-guidelines/official-plan/). The natural heritage line represents the location of the former glacial Lake Iroquois shorecliff.
Dataset Category Document
Refresh Rate Annually
Owner Division City Planning
Owner Email opendata@toronto.ca
Civic Issues Affordable housing,Poverty reduction,Mobility
Formats SHP,XLSX
Topics City government,Development and infrastructure,Environment,Locations and mapping
Information URL https://www.toronto.ca/city-government/planning-development/official-plan-guidelines/official-plan/