Development in the Greenbelt
By: William Davis
From Wikipedia - "The Greenbelt is a permanently protected area of green space, farmland, forests, wetlands, and watersheds, located in Southern Ontario, Canada. It surrounds a significant portion of Canada's most populated and fastest-growing area—the Golden Horseshoe."
Using Intercensal road network data from Statistics Canada the map below compares the extent of roadways within the Greenbelt between 2005 and 2016.
Click the circles below to zoom to the areas where the most development has occured.
Areas with the most change