Ontario Wildlife Monitoring Network (OWNM) monitoring program

OWMN is a new long-term wildlife monitoring program initiated in 2021 to assess the status and trend of different wildlife species. For full details on this post click on “Read More”

There are more than 400 OWMN plots in managed Crown forests that represents a range of different forest types. All those plots will be marked with pink flagging tape, aluminum marker posts, yellow snow gauge, trail camera, acoustic recording are deployed on those plots. “Please do not disturb the plot equipment or Notice of Collection if you encounter them” Below is a map where the plots are distributed for the monitoring program in managed forests. Please be respectful if you encounter one of these plots. If you have any questions please reach out to RSMIN Forest Management Liaison Prashant at email forestmanagementliaison@rsmin.ca