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Forest Abiotic Damage Event
(from Matawa First Nations Management Open Data)
on February 2, 2016.
updated 10 months ago.
<p>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 firstname.lastname@example.org.<br /></p><p>An Abiotic Damage Event is where a non-biological event, such as wind or an ice storm, has damaged areas of forested land.</p><p>This layer is maintained by the Forest Health and Silviculture Section of the Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources (OMNR) under the auspices of the Forest Health Program - a cooperative venture between the OMNR and Natural Resources Canada (NRCAN).</p><p>Legislated or Legal Authority for Collection: Forest information Manual (FIM) deliverable to Forest Industry on an annual basis.</p><p>Additional Time Period Information: Abiotic Damage event information is collected on an annual basis. The depicted information reflects reported abiotic damage events that have taken place for a given year. This data class accommodates history, holding abiotic events spanning several years. Data is collected on an on-going basis, therefore the time period 'end date' may be more recent than indicated above. Changes made as needed, usually on an annual basis (mid-winter)</p><p>Additional Metadata: <a href="http://www.mnr.gov.on.ca/en/Business/Forests/2ColumnSubPage/STEL02_166920.html">http://www.mnr.gov.on.ca/en/Business/Forests/2ColumnSubPage/STEL02_166920.html</a></p>