Right to Water

Feds to Gut Water Legislation Under Cover of Budget Bill

2009-02-09
OTTAWA— Sierra Club Canada is raising the alarm that the Budget Implementation Act introduced Friday will eviscerate the Navigable Waters Protection Act (NWPA), an Act that has protected Canada's waterways since before Confederation.

Canada’s Valuable Fresh Water Is Not For Dumping Toxic Wastes

2008-07-10

OTTAWA – An emerging coalition of conservation, Aboriginal, and social justice organizations is calling on the federal government to immediately stop the practice of allowing mining companies to use Canada’s lakes as dumping grounds for toxic mine wastes.
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Parliament Threatens Canadians’ Rights and Waterways

2008-06-18

(Ottawa) Sierra Club Canada warns that Canadians could soon lose their right to enjoy Canada’s waterways unless Parliament reverses the course... Read more »

            

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