Doly Begum MPP, Scarborough Southwest

Government of Ontario

Protect Migratory Birds


WHEREAS an estimated 25 million birds in Canada die each year due to collisions with windows on buildings, including many migratory and bird Species at Risk;

WHEREAS materials to prevent the collision of birds into windows can proactively be incorporated into the designs of new buildings;

WHEREAS the Canadian Standards Association has established a national standard for Bird Friendly Building Design which has been adopted by some municipalities;

THEREFORE, we the undersigned petition the Legislative Assembly of Ontario to:

Incorporate the CSA 2019 Bird Friendly Building Design standard into the Ontario Building Code, requiring bird-friendly materials to be used in new residential and commercial building windows.

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