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  1. Next Steps in progress for our truly amazing Greenbelt!

    Yvonne Ho's blog "Natural Heritage Systems planning is about maintaining, restoring and enhancing ecologically sustainable and resilient landscapes." The following article was written by Thaia Jones, Sierra Club Ontario's Greenbelt Cam ...

    2017-07-17 13:37

  2. Natural Capital Project Update: Planting in Paradise

    Our bioswale project was created in response to water quality issues affecting residents and visitors to the Ajax waterfront.  In recent years, as a result of contaminated run-off, the Town of Ajax and its residents have had limited access to swimmable wa ...

    2016-04-21 10:17

  3. Natural Capital Events in Peel

    As a part of our Natural Capital Campaign, Sierra Club has also been active in Peel Region!  There will be a couple of events offered in Peel, after receiving funding from TD- Friends of the Environment   and Community Foundation Mississauga Grants. April ...

    2016-04-21 10:17

  4. Natural Capital

    Natural Capital refers to the stock of natural resources and environmental assets, and how they contribute to building healthy communities. The Natural Capital perspective is a way of placing a monetary value on the benefits, known as ecological goods and ...

    2017-11-28 15:58

  5. More Mississauga Riparian Restoration Opportunities: Oct 2014

    ACER (Association for Canadian Educational Resources) has a number of programs but one very special one is their use of citizen scientists to collect climate change data. This year ACER is planting a number of sites to restore forests around Lake Ontario ...

    2014-09-26 10:30

  6. Mohawk Environmentalist Speaks Out For Greenbelt

    Anonymous's blog   Unusual for the participants in the Ontario government’s 2015 Co-Ordinated Review of the Growth Plan, the Greenbelt Plan, the Oak Ridges Moraine Conservation Plan and the Niagara Escarpment Plan is the perspective of the Mohawk env ...

    2015-05-21 13:23

  7. Mississauga's Natural Capital: The Foundation of Our Health and Well Being

    Natural capital refers to stock of natural resources and environmental assets and how they contribute to building healthy communities. The Natural Capital perspective tries to quantify the wide range of benefits that are provided by these natural resource ...

    2015-04-22 11:51

  8. Mississauga Urban Greenbelt Open House

    On Wednesday, May 27th the City of Mississauga will be hosting an Open House in the Living Arts Centre. The night will showcase what Mississauga has planned to expand the Urban Greenbelt down the Credit River to the lake. Sierra Club has been following th ...

    2016-04-21 10:17

  9. Mississauga moves to protect lands around Credit River

    Rachael Williams, The Mississauga News The Mississauga News December 13, 2015 Mississauga council has voted unanimously to join the Ontario Greenbelt. On Dec. 9, City council endorsed a motion to expand the Provincial Greenbelt Plan Area by designating pu ...

    2015-12-17 08:48

  10. MISSISSAUGA MOVES TO JOIN THE GREENBELT

    By Dan McDermott, Ontario Chapter Director At its December meeting the City of Mississauga’s Environmental Advisory Committee (EAC) passed on to Mississauga Council a recommendation to apply to add the City’s publicly owned Credit River and Etobicoke Cree ...

    2014-01-29 14:35