This strategy identifies the outcomes, directions and deliverables for CVC’s Conservation Area System.
Our CSR strategy will inform decisions on corporate policies to ensure we are environmentally, socially, and economically responsible. The CSR strategy will provide staff and the CVC Board of Directors with a tool to help make decisions about policies, services and approaches to our internal business operations.
A plan of action designed to ensure that we have “abundant, clean and safe water” in the Credit River watershed. This document builds on the original strategy completed in the early 1990s.
Reflecting a systems approach, the Integrated Watershed Restoration Strategy (IWRS) aims through its development and implementation, to adopt an integrated approach to addressing threatened or deteriorated ecosystem features and functions. The IWRS sets out landscape scale priorities for conservation actions; however,decision-making must always factor both site-level and opportunistic considerations (e.g. landowner willingness, specific threats, cost efficiencies, etc).
CVC’s Sustainable Forest Management Plan (SFMP) provides direction for forest management for the next 20 years (2021- 2040), with a review and update scheduled for 2030. The overarching goal of the SFMP is to maintain and restore forest health, improve biodiversity and strengthen the resilience of forests in the watershed – on lands owned by CVC, municipal partners, and private landowners.
This Action Plan lays out recommendations to conserve, enhance and restore the health of the Mississauga shoreline to direct and coordinate our collective efforts based on the best available science. It builds on existing partnerships with stakeholders to take on conservation actions collaboratively.