How to build rapid transit that works, Carbon Tax vs. Cap & Trade, Duffins Creek watershed, Peel Group packs the Caledon planning meeting, Money Tree: Is GE's green initiative working?, and more...
The Sierra Club is a grassroots, volunteer-driven organization, with most of our key work accomplished by member-volunteers. Sierra Club Canada has active chapters in every region of Canada, with offices in Ottawa, Victoria, Sydney, Corner Brook, Halifax, Edmonton, Montreal and Toronto.
Our Mission is to protect and restore the health of the natural environment, including human communities by empowering Sierra Club members and the citizenry through education, advocacy, action and outdoor adventures.
Inspiration: why Bernadette Zubrisky fights for the environment, replace your windows for energy savings, breaking away from the car, MetroLinx: the new Greater Toronto-Hamilton Area transit plan, and more
Transit & the suburbs - do you really wanna GO?, Land over Landings Pickering protest, a looming necessity for energy efficient housing choices, Peel Region annual general meeting is a Who’s Who of regional enviros, and more
GTA traffic explosion, road tolls & traffic tools, greening what’s left, defining sustainability, endangered lands = endangered lunches, what is environmentalism?: enquiring minds want to know... , and more
Net-zero energy homes, strategically voting to support Kyoto, how to eliminate special interest democracy, Earth Day update and other campaigns, Money Tree on fixed income products, and more
Growing the Greenbelt, Ontario’s burning issue: incineration, challenging the politicians on Kyoto, and more
Peel Group pushes back urban sprawl, Brampton focus of Growth Plan, Pickering in limbo, The Money Tree: income trusts are dead, introducing the Binational Great Lakes Committee members, and more
Promoting urban forests, ‘how to’s’ of natural clay and cattail building materials, McGuinty goes nuclear, the coal phase-out now a psyche-out, and more
Gore & May bring the Inconvenient Truth to Toronto, green/sustainable and natural building movements, Earth Day and campaign highlights, Canada’s Kyoto embarrassment, and more
Places to Grow Act - how far will it go?, GasGuzzler tax misses the mark, McGuinty and others’s naked nuke support, Money Tree on charitable donations as investment, and more
Campaign snapshots: Pickering Airport battles, Human River Art Party at Garrison Creek, more on ethical investments via Money Tree, this COP must stop global warming (Conference of the Parties), and more
Mississauga needs more preserved nature, Front Street Extension ain’t dead yet, The Money Tree: Canadian investments bad for indigenous people, Peel Region Group is here! Sierra Club and the Big Tent, and more
Pickering Airport version 2, SCO and One-Tonne Toronto, Greenbelt legislation passes!, the need for smart growth plan, Annual Algonquin Winter Outing wonderful, and more
State of cycling in TO, our winter programs for EcoCertification, Waterfront Revitalization: is it sustainable? or doable?, Car Free Day, Mobility Week and more...
A book-lover comes face-to-face with pulp(wood) fiction, citizens find Ministry of Environment process unfair, The Money Tree advice column, unsustainable waste management in the GTA, and more
Leadership Challenge participant @ McGill ponders the ‘right’ way to lead, EarthStock: rockin’ out for the environment, step-by-step to your political empowerment, and more
Galapagos Islands trip & conservation issues, Car Free Day = freedom for your feet, a beginner's guide to global warming, why we need a gas tax... , and more
Red Hill Creek Expressway update, Eco-Certification program - learn to calculate your ‘ecological footprint’ and then how to decrease it!, report on Algonquin canoe trip, and more
Transportation victory in escarpment, Rouge natural disaster, sprawl campaign, GTA group and Quebec group wolf campaign updates, and more.
The summer wrap-up edition of Sanctuary leads off with a piece by Sierra Club Ontario’s new Chapter Coordinator