Dufferin County Forest Operating Plan Review

During 2020, the County of Dufferin is developing a new five-year operating plan for the 1,066 hectare (2,636 acre) Dufferin County Forest. The County Forest is made up of fourteen tracts located throughout Dufferin County, the largest of which is the 607 hectare (1,501 acre) Main Tract located north of the hamlet of Mansfield.

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The operating plan will guide the use and management of the Dufferin County Forest over the next five years (2021-2026) to ensure the health and viability of this important community resource.

Learn About Proposed Activities

The draft plan is available here. You can submit your comments using this form if you wish.

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we are not currently planning on holding open houses as part of the review process. You are welcome to contact County staff to discuss the draft plan. If you require a hard copy of the draft plan for your review, please contact us so that we can accommodate your request.

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Have Your Say

Any feedback regarding the draft plan should be made in writing directly to the County Forest Manager, through the Feedback tab at www.DufferinCounty.ca, or through www.JoinInDufferin.com prior to September 30, 2020.

The feedback received will be considered in the development of the final operating plan which will be released in the fall of 2020.