Appendix 3: Summaries of ECO Annual and Special Reports

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Appendix 2: EBR LEAVE TO APPEAL APPLICATIONS – July, 1995 to March, 2001

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Appendix 1: Public Participation for Environmental Protection in Ontario Prior to the EBR (1996)

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