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  1. "Canada's Oceans: Towards 2020"- Protecting Canada's Oceans through the Power of Science, Art, and Policy

    email facebook linkedin twitter google+ pinterest Yvonne Ho's blog " Let's change our national motto- "From sea to sea" forgets that we have three oceans; the Arctic is largest part of our coastline. We're an ocean nation, if ...

    2017-12-21 16:05

  2. A Day on Ward's Island with Dan McDermott and Friends

    Gretchen Fitzgerald's blog This past weekend, the Ontario Chapter hosted a lovely event on Ward Island (a quick ferry ride from downtown Toronto)  to celebrate the legacy of Dan McDermott, who has spent 18 years working for Sierra Club and 40 years i ...

    2016-10-05 17:45

  3. A Memorial for Dan McDermott

    Yvonne Ho's blog On Saturday May 27th, over 100 of Dan's friends, family, and colleagues came together to pay tribute to him and the wonderful work that he's done throughout his lifetime in fighting for environmental justice, not only here ...

    2017-06-30 14:39

  4. A Victory for Farmlands and the Niagara Escarpment

    Yvonne Ho's blog "Lost Resources equal lost jobs." The following article was written by Dr. John Bacher of the Preservation of Agricultural Lands Society (PALS), and originally published on The Media Co-op. Although not captured by the majo ...

    2017-03-22 16:50

  5. Abolish White Belt

    Anonymous's blog One of the key weaknesses in the reformed land use planning system in Ontario that was developed around 2005 and is now subject to review through public meetings is the planning black hole known as the “White Belt.” This is an area b ...

    2015-05-19 21:38

  6. About The Ontario Chapter

    Français At Sierra Club Ontario, our work mainly focuses on protecting the Great Lakes ecosystem, growing and protecting the Greenbelt, and promoting Green Energy adoption in Ontario. Sierra Club Ontario also works on very local issues, in coordination wi ...

    2017-02-10 19:28

  7. ACTION ALERT: Act Now to Protect our Greenbelt from Costly Urban Sprawl

    Yvonne Ho's blog Going from Greenbelt to a ‘Swiss Cheese belt’... On Monday March 20th, the development industry hosted a lobby day at Queen’s Park to drive home the message that land in and around the Greenbelt is essential to avert the growing hous ...

    2017-03-22 10:30

  8. ACTION ALERT: Oppose Proposed Reductions in Protected Area of Ontario’s Greenbelt

    Yvonne Ho's blog The following article was written by Dr. John Bacher, Greenbelt advocate and a member of Sierra Club Ontario. Through a threefold series of announcements a process has been set in motion which could result in substantial reductions t ...

    2017-02-25 00:17

  9. Action H2O Forum- results report

    On May 26th2011, Sierra Club Ontario hosted the Action H 2 O Forum, a day long workshop to discuss water policy, public outreach and communications, and collaborative action.  The Forum was attended by over 25 representatives of environmental non-governme ...

    2011-07-08 13:26

  10. Active Transportation

    Through the leadership of Sierra Club member David Laing and a keen group of local cyclists, Bike Brampton is in it's third year of operation. June is Bike Month, and Bike Brampton's signature event is Bike the Creek. Over 500 cyclists participa ...

    2016-06-27 15:20