This Area may soon Disappear, if not for Your Help!

If this place looks familiar … Read on
A proposed HydroElectric development will drastically change High Falls on the Grassy River. The scenic beauty of these rapids and waterfall, only 23 km from downtown Timmins, will be lost forever as the river flow is forced into a large pipe to feed the turbine and generator. The falls, as we now know it, will cease to exist. The preliminary work has already started as an environmental screening process is now happening. Public input will be sought probably in early Spring 2008 or 2009 or 2010 or 2011 or 2012 - Who knows ?

If you want to do something about it or want more information please Email:

High Falls Background Information Link

Google Map/Panoramio Showing Area of the Proposed Dam

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Jan 20, 2008

Pic of the Day

Three of us braved the extreme cold today -36 DegC(-32F) and tracked
through many kilometers of bush to bring you some nice photos of High

Why is it alway the coldest weather that makes for the nicest shots :-)

You will be seeing many more shots of today's excursion over the next
number of days

Photo by Markus

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