Forest Fire Protection Workshop

Event Details

  • Date:
  • Venue: Torys LLP

The OWA, in partnership with the MNRF, will be hosting a one day workshop focused on the Forest Fire Protection Act – Ontario Regulation 207/96 Outdoor Fires and more specifically the Industrial Operations Protocol (IOP) and what it means for the hydroelectric sector. The IOP was developed to give direction to industries working within forest areas of Ontario on how to prevent wildfires and how to be prepared to control any fires occurring on or near their industrial worksites.

The OWA has also prepared a map which details existing waterpower Infrastructure within MNRF restricted fire zones areas click here to view the map.

WHEN: March 26, 2018 8:30AM -3:00PM
WHERE: Torys LLP 79 Wellington St. W. Suite 3300 Toronto, ON

This hands on workshop, led by MNRF, will be held in Toronto on March 26th and will be a full day discussion from 8:30 AM – 3:00 PM. This workshop will provide more details regarding the Regulation and IOP training. Again, spaces will be limited so please register ASAP. The cost for the workshop is $49.95 + HST. Breakfast, lunch and resource materials will provided. Click on the link below to register.