The governments of Canada, the United States, Ontario and Michigan have come to the illogical conclusion that declining cross-border traffic requires a $5billion expenditure of public funds that will have a devastating impact upon Ontario's sensitive ...
Ontario’s Greenbelt Through Niagara And Beyond – As Controversial As It May Be To Some Farmers and Land Developers – Must Be Expanded
John Bacher Niagara At Large January 15, 2015 In the 2015 Greenbelt Review one of the most important objectives should be to expand the Greenbelt on lands within the watershed based borders of the Niagara Peninsula Conservation Authority (NPCA.) These lan ...
Anonymous's blog By Kristina Jackson This month Ontario passed the first North American regulations on neonicotinoid pesticides that are tied to pollinator loss. “Neonics”, as they are often called, are a synthetic pesticide first created in the ...
Ontario Government Proposes Weak Agricultural and Natural Heritage System Mapping Frameworks for new Growth Plan
Yvonne Ho's blog "The Growth Plan was intended to foster a more restrictive regulatory framework than the Provincial Policy Statement. This hope is clearly threatened for the two proposed mapping policies now under review." Currently, the O ...
email facebook linkedin twitter google+ pinterest March 27, 2018 Language Undefined PDF Attachment Size OEB Modernization Green Energy Coalition submission March 27.pdf 213.74 KB The Ontario Government has appointed a “Modernization Panel” to report on ho ...
Kristina Jackson's blog Celebrate Earth Day at our One Sweet Day Event with the Sierra Club Canada Foundation, Artists, Local Vendors, Bee Keepers and more for a day of Celebration of Honey Bees!! The event will be held on Saturday April 19th from ...
email facebook linkedin twitter google+ pinterest Positions: Three Summer Student Interns Type: summer jobs / summer student positions Organization: Sierra Club Canada Foundation Location: North York/Scarborough, Toronto, Ontario Sierra Club Canada F ...
Anonymous's blog By Janet Kuzniar The City of Brampton Council will be presented a Recommendation Report by their Planning staff on Monday September 8, 7:00 pm, Brampton Council Chambers, Brampton City Hall. The Report, based on peer reviews, recomm ...
The Proposed Norval Quarry is located within the Greenbelt in North West Brampton, a small area rich in natural heritage along the Credit River valley. The proposed shale extraction site has a tributary of the Credit River running through it, along with o ...
Niagara's Escarpment-Decew Falls Forest, Largest Remaining Woodland in St. Catharines, at Risk of Losing "Natural Area" Designation and Protection
Yvonne Ho's blog The Escarpment-Decew Falls Forest- which has been identified as an Environmentally Sensitive Areas (ESA) in the Niagara Region, and is the largest remaining woodland in the City of St. Catharines- has been the subject of a 40-year ...