Publications

Sanctuary - fall 2004

Publication Date: 
October 30, 2004

State of cycling in TO, our winter programs for EcoCertification, Waterfront Revitalization: is it sustainable? or doable?, Car Free Day, Mobility Week and more...

Sanctuary - summer 2004

Publication Date: 
August 30, 2004

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

Sanctuary - spring 2004

Publication Date: 
April 30, 2004

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

Sanctuary - winter 2004

Publication Date: 
January 30, 2004

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

Sanctuary - Fall 2003

Publication Date: 
October 30, 2003

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

Sanctuary - Summer 2003

Publication Date: 
August 30, 2003

Transportation victory in escarpment, Rouge natural disaster, sprawl campaign, GTA group and Quebec group wolf campaign updates, and more.

Sanctuary - Summer 2010

Publication Date: 
September 28, 2010

The summer wrap-up edition of Sanctuary leads off with a piece by Sierra Club Ontario’s new Chapter Coordinator

Oil Sands Independent Toxins Report

Publication Date: 
September 1, 2010

On August 31st, 2010, a study which was led by University of Alberta researchers was published in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, which conclusively shows that numerous highly toxic pollutants are being released into the Athabasca River and its tributaries by the development of the oil sands.

The levels exceeded both federal and provincial government guidelines.

The report is available for download here.