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This is a generalized feature layer. For the full shapefile, visit the Land Information Ontario website link in the Table (see tab above), or e-mail fourriversrequests@matawa.on.ca.An area set aside for the recognition, conservation, and management of a river or section of river with outstanding natural heritage, cultural, and recreational values. Example: the French River. These rivers are recognized in the Canadian Heritage River System (CHRS), a cooperative program which includes the Government of Canada, ten provinces, and three territories.There are five rivers within provincial parks for which the entire park is chosen as the location. There are four rivers for which the entire watershed is chosen as the location. There are two rivers for which a portion is chosen as the location.CHRS has no legislative authority.Legislated or Legal Authority for Collection: Ontario is a cooperative partner with the government of Canada, all other provinces and territories.Additional Time Period Information: First Ontario designation was in February 1986, the latest Ontario designation was in May 2004.

Dataset Attributes

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  • Shape_Leng
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  • Shape_Area
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  • TITLE
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    {"value"=>"Canadian Heritage River System", "count"=>1} ()
  • PUBLISHER
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    {"value"=>"Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry", "count"=>1} ()
  • SOURCE
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    {"value"=>"Land Information Ontario", "count"=>1} ()
  • WEBSITE
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    {"value"=>"https://www.javacoeapp.lrc.gov.on.ca/geonetwork/srv/en/main.home?uuid=66db745f-7199-4a7d-9a2e-5ad76a813e66", "count"=>1} ()
  • CONTACT
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    {"value"=>"fourriversrequests@matawa.on.ca", "count"=>1} ()

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