Jurisdictional Review of Lakeshore Planning Practices for Ontario
September 2014 – Ontario’s existing Lake Capacity Model (LCM), which is based primarily on in-water phosphorus targets, was officially released as planning guidance in 2010. For a variety of reasons it has limited practical applicability for much of Ontario’s lake geography.
Research into potential future approaches to determining the development capacity (or limits to growth) on Ontario lakes is underway.
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