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Lots of fractured limestone underground on Manitoulin Island, creating plentiful groundwater streams

Manitoulin Streams protects, improves waterways


March 30, 2022
By Ground Water Canada

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Manitoulin, Ont. – Plenty of fractured limestone lies beneath the soil on Manitoulin Island, providing a lot of places where there are groundwater streams. Seija Deschenes, project coordinator for Manitoulin Streams, says there are places where groundwater springs up and feeds into local streams, including Blue Jay Creek. Nature-based solutions are used by Manitoulin Streams to protect and improve waterways. Manitoulin Expositor report | READ MORE