PARK RULES AND REGULATIONS
The purpose is to permanently protect the system of provincial parks and conservation reserves that includes ecosystems that are representative of all of Ontario's natural regions.
It is to protect provincially significant elements of Ontario's natural and cultural heritage to maintain biodiversity and provides opportunities for compatible, ecologically sustainable recreation.
The objectives are to:
1. To permanently protect representative ecosystems, biodiversity and provincially significant elements of Ontario's natural and cultural heritage and to manage these areas to ensure that ecological integrity is maintained.
2. To provide opportunities for ecologically sustainable outdoor recreation opportunities and encourage associated economic benefits.
3. To provide opportunities for residents of Ontario and visitors to increase their knowledge and appreciation of Ontario's natural and cultural heritage.
4. To facilitate scientific research and to provide points of reference to support monitoring of ecological change on the broader landscape.
These links will provide pertinent information and guidence to planning and the sustainable use of provincial parks.