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  1. Progress Rpt on Wetlands Research (McMaster University)

    October 15, 2011 This report is a progress report on the research funded by Sierra Club carried out from May to October in 2011. The three main projects share an overarching theme that examines threats to coastal biodiversity because of changes in the hyd ...

    2012-01-24 15:39

  2. 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

  3. Goodbye to Nanticoke, and all that coal

    Sierra Club Canada's Ontario Chapter was instrumental in the decision by our provincial government to shut down all coal plants. The day has come! Toronto environmental lawyer Dianne Saxe has a nice piece on her website about it:  Goodbye to Nanticok ...

    2014-01-16 10:19

  4. Toronto's Lost Rivers

    (Photo by Lake Ontario W aterkeeper) Don't miss a talk on "Toronto's Lost Rivers"   Wednesday, February 5th at 7pm. At Toronto City Hall, Committee Room 4.   Toronto's Lost Rivers include Christie Pits, Garrison Creek, Taddle Cree ...

    2014-01-30 12:58

  5. FIGHTING ILLEGAL LOGGING WITH NUMBERS

    A USA law, the Lacey Act, has shown to be effective in decreasing the trade of illegal wood products.  This story shows how Canada can also be making steps towards prevention. Earlier this month, Congress did something it hasn’t done in years – pass a bud ...

    2014-01-31 14:38

  6. It’s official: Coal is kaput in Ontario

    From our friends at Ontario Clean Air Alliance: On April 8th, the Thunder Bay Generating Station burned its last lump of coal  marking the end of an era in Ontario. Thunder Bay was the last of the province’s five dirty coal-fired generating stations to cl ...

    2014-04-15 15:51

  7. Tree Planting in Mississauga on May 31

    Come join us at our Annual Tree Planting on Saturday, May 31 from 9am-12pm at Erindale Park, Mississauga!   For more information contact Lindsey Jennings at ljennings@creditvalleyca.ca or 1-800-668-5557 ext. 445.   Ontario Chapter ...

    2014-09-08 13:32

  8. Recap of One Sweet Day April 19

    Our One Sweet Day event on April 19th was a filled with smiles, sun and fun.  We would like to thank everyone who was involved including the vendors, donors, sponsors, volunteers and attendees; it was a great day thanks to each of you! Throughout the day ...

    2014-09-08 13:33

  9. The City of Brampton Council rejects the Norval Quarry re-zoning

    From our friends at Norval Pit-Stop community organization:           September 2014 Newsletter Hundreds of citizens cram the Council Chambers to overflowing   Many thanks to the hundreds of people who gave up their time to attend the Planning Committee m ...

    2014-09-26 09:55

  10. 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