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OHA+M (Ontario Heritage Act plus more) Ontario, Hamilton, Acting, New Homes, How To Plan

OHA+M (Ontario Heritage Act and more)

OHA+M is an award-winning blog about the Ontario Heritage Act, heritage policy in Ontario and related topics. New posts twice monthly. All posts copyright © 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 Dan Schneider. Please note that the blog has moved to a new home on the website of the Heritage Resources Centre of the University of Waterloo. Please continue to follow OHA+M at

High Tech Windows Circa A close-up of a piece of prism glass from the Renwick Building, a Provincial Historic Resource on Fort Macleod’s main street (Courtesy of Fraser Shaw, Historic Resources Management Branch). Clerestory Windows, Transom Windows, Resource Management, Main Street, Technology, Building, Glass, Tech, Drinkware

High-tech windows circa 1910

Prism glass: the stained glass used in storefront windows historically found in commercial buildings on main street. The shimmering, textured surfaces of original prism glass transom windows ̵…

Learn about the vision for land use in Ontario, including how we settle our landscape, create our built environment, and manage our land and resources. Land Use, Built Environment, My Job, Ontario, This Or That Questions, How To Plan, Learning, Study, Teaching

Provincial Policy Statement, 2014

Ontario's Provincial Policy Statement

Forests Ontario - Heritage Trees. The Heritage Tree Program identifies and records the location of heritage trees as well as details such as age, size, appearance and most importantly their cultural and historical significance. The stories and photos of recognized trees are then featured on the Trees Ontario website. Algonquin Park, Forests, Ontario, Trees, Age, Website, Garden, Photos, Pictures

Forests Ontario | Heritage Tree Driving Tour: Toronto to Algonquin Park

Making Ontario's forests greener

Ontario’s Building Code Building Code, Building A House, Brown College, Land Use, January 1, Ontario, Public, Coding, This Or That Questions

Ontario’s Building Code

Ontario Building Code 2012 (Effective January 1, 2014).

Parcs Canada - French descriptions of various fauna found in a Quebecois National Park. Yoho National Park, Jasper National Park, Parc National, National Parks, Lac Moraine, Parcs Canada, Canada Food Guide, West Coast Trail, Of Montreal

Parks Canada - Guide to the Preparation of Commemorative Integrity Statements - 1.2 The Commemorative Integrity Statement (CIS)

Find information on Canada's National Historic Sites, National Parks, National Marine Conservation Areas and on other cultural and natural heritage related topics.

Parks Canada - Rideau Canal National Historic Site - Rideau Canal National Historic Site of Canada Norman, Montreal Ville, Parks Canada, Heritage Center, Largest Countries, Capital City, Historical Sites, Conservation, Places Ive Been

The Standards & Guidelines for the Conservation of Historic Places in Canada

The Standards and Guidelines for the Conservation of Historic Places in Canada is the pan-Canadian benchmark for heritage conservation practice in this country.