Digby Neck Quarry Bilcon Case, Tribunal Decision and Dissent

Publication Date: 
May 11, 2015

The announcement that a NAFTA Investor State Tribunal had overturned the decision of a Canadian Federal Provincial Environmental Joint Review Panel decision to reject a US mega-quarry proposed by Bilcon of Delaware Inc. for Whites Point, Digby Neck, Nova Scotia, sent shock waves across the province causing indignation amongst the many Nova Scotians who had been involved in the lengthy and hard fought struggle to preserve the small scale scenic, rural fishing community and economy on the ecologically sensitive and unique Bay of Fundy with its endangered right whales.

SCCF Annual Report (2013)

Publication Date: 
May 5, 2015

Sierra Club Canada Foundation

Annual Report


SCCF Testimony

Publication Date: 
April 27, 2015

Bill C51

Comments to the Standing Senate Committee on National Security and Defense
By John Bennett, National Program Director Sierra Club Canada Foundation Monday
April 27, 2015

Black Point (AKA Fogarty's Cove) Quarry Impacts - Survey for Round 2 of Consultations for Environmental Assessment

Publication Date: 
February 1, 2016

The results of the Environmental Assessment for the Black Point Quarry are now available here, and comments are due Feb 3rd! We want your response! 

You can indicate if you wish to remain anonymous or if you would like your name included in our report to the Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency.

Lettre Moratoire développement espaces verts

Publication Date: 
December 13, 2015

Sierra Club Québec, GRIP-UQAM, la Coalition Verte, Sauvons Anse-à-l‘orme, Sauvons la Falaise et les Amis du Parc Meadowbrook joignent leurs voix pour réclamer à l'Agglomération de Montréal, aux municipalités sur l'île de Montréal et au gouvernement du Québec un Moratoire Vert. Ce moratoire gèlerait tout développement résidentiel dans les espaces verts au cours des dix prochaines années, le temps nécessaire pour assurer une protection efficace des milieux naturels.

AGM Proxy

Each year we have an AGM so members can get a report on our activities, review our financial statements, elect board members, and appoint our auditors.

Everyone is welcome to attend the meeting in person or by conference call.   

Our Marine Treasure: Nine Experts on the Future of the Gulf

Publication Date: 
September 29, 2015

Welcome to Our Marine Treasure, an attempt to educate the public on the hazards of oil and gas development in the Gulf of St Lawrence. For the past many months, experts on the physical, biological and anthropogenic aspects of this semi-enclosed sea were invited to answer a simple question: is oil and gas development in the Gulf of St Lawrence compatible with the long term safety, sustainability and prosperity of this region and the endangered species within?