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Duffins Creek and Carruthers Creek Watersheds Resources

A Watershed Plan for Duffins Creek and Carruthers Creek was completed in 2003, the result of a three year effort involving local and regional municipal governments, watershed residents and non-government agencies. It is an example of emerging approaches for watershed management in Ontario, reflecting a continuum of advancements in adapting ecosystem and sustainability principles.

A Watershed Plan for Duffins Creek and Carruthers Creek

Table of Contents - 209KB pdf
Chapter 1 - 207KB pdf
Chapter 2 - 251KB pdf
Chapter 3 - 90KB pdf
Chapter 4 - 313KB pdf
Chapter 5 - 962KB pdf
Chapter 6 - 1.56MB pdf
Chapter 7 - 1.998MB pdf
Chapter 8 - 97KB pdf
Chapter 9 - 170KB pdf

Duffins Creek State of the Watershed Report

Introduction - 1.08MB pdf
Study Area - 3.64MB pdf
Human Heritage - 2.40MB pdf
Greenspace, Trails and Recreation - 3.07MB pdf
Land Use - 5.11MB pdf
Air Quality - 1.23MB pdf
Climate - 2.44MB pdf
Surface Water Quality - 3.70MB pdf
Surface Water Quantity - 3.41MB pdf
Stormwater Management - 3.26MB pdf
Fluvial Geomorphology - 911KB pdf
Hydrogeology - 4.54MB pdf
Aquatic Habitat and Species - 2.17MB pdf
Terrestrial Natural Heritage - 5.00MB pdf


Carruthers Creek State of the Watershed Report

Introduction - 1.06MB pdf
Study Area - 1.64MB pdf
Human Heritage - 1.77MB pdf
Greenspace, Trails and Recreation - 738KB pdf
Land Use - 1.37MB pdf
Air Quality - 1.23MB pdf
Climate - 2.44MB pdf
Surface Water Quality - 1.62MB pdf
Surface Water Quantity - 1.58MB pdf
Stormwater Management - 1.59MB pdf
Fluvial Geomorphology - 1.04MB pdf
Hydrogeology - 5.23MB pdf
Aquatic Habitat and Species - 881KB pdf
Terrestrial Natural Heritage - 4.12MBpdf

Background Technical Reports

Introduction - 1,132KB pdf
1-DryWetWeather Report - 638KB pdf
2-Hydrogeology LandUse - 38,212KB pdf
3-Duffins Hydrology update - 30,708KB pdf
4-AGNPS Report - 20,949KB pdf
5-Low-flow Report - 41,624KB pdf
6-Waterbudget Report - 2,648KB pdf
7-Integration Report - 50,336KB pdf
8-Ratings Report - 290KB pdf
9-Water Quality - 664KB pdf
10-Executive Sum Duffins - 1,011KB pdf

 

Fisheries Management Plan For Duffins Creek and Carruthers Creek (2004)

 

Greenwood Conservation Lands Management Plan (2012)

This management plan describes ecological restoration and public use and recreation work planned for Greenwood Conservation Area and the former "Brock North and South" sites in Ajax and Pickering, in Duffins Creek watershed.