Cultural heritage value

This data represents the locations of culturally significant features, human-made or natural, associated with past human activities.

Some examples of culturally significant features are:

  • burial grounds
  • cairns
  • farmsteads
  • marine sites (such as shipwrecks)
  • monuments
  • petroglyphs
  • ruins
  • resource gathering sites

Cultural heritage values are evaluated by the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry with input from experts such as:

  • local historical societies
  • Indigenous communities
  • archaeologists

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Why? Confidentiality -

1957-11-14 - 2019-11-28

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Geographic coverage Ontario
Geography Breakdown None
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Maintainer branch Integration Branch
Last Validated Date 2021-08-27
Update frequency Yearly
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