Posts by Chris Ellingwood

Chris Ellingwood is the president and senior terrestrial biologist of NEA Inc. His specialties includes wetlands, Oak Ridges Moraine, birds, botany and Species At Risk. He is also an avid birdwatcher.

Severances and Environmental Reports

Wetland on a severance property

What Is a Land Severance? A land severance is an application to separate of a piece of land and to create a new lot. Depending on the township/municipality, one, two, three or more lots can be created through this process. There are many zoning by law and land use requirements… Read More