The Moraine Hero Awards were given to recognize and celebrate people who helped make the Oak Ridges Moraine a better place. Between 2006 and 2012, EcoSpark recognized 33 Moraine Heroes representing 2100 individuals. Awards were given to an individual, organization or agency that contributed significantly to improving the ecology and hydrology of the Oak Ridges Moraine and the social well-being of people who live and work on or downstream of the Moraine.
...a volunteer who made outstanding contributions to improving the quality of land, water, and living on the Oak Ridges Moraine
...a landowner who made outstanding contributions to improving the quality of land and water on their moraine property
...a municipality (e.g. department, staff member or elected representative) who demonstrated outstanding leadership in protecting and preserving the Oak Ridges Moraine
...a group of individuals or agencies that demonstrated outstanding collaborative efforts to protect and preserve the Oak Ridges Moraine
...individuals and agencies that demonstrated proactive approaches to moraine policy (i.e. water, land use, infrastructure etc.)
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