1. The province of Ontario is almost 1 million square kilometres in size.
2. Southern Ontario is home to 12 million people, and 35% of Canada’s total population.
3. Ontario is 66% forested, representing 2% of the world’s remaining forests.
4. Ontario has approximately 85 billion trees, a size equivalent to Germany, Italy and the Netherlands.
5. While 81% of Ontario’s forests are on Crown Land, only 9% are within parks or protected areas.
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