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  1. 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

  2. It's finally here: Greenbelt Plan 2017!

    Yvonne Ho's blog The (Greenbelt Plan's) amendments uphold the Greenbelt's most central legacy: its permanence. The following article was written by Thaia Jones, Sierra Club Ontario's Greenbelt Campaign Chair. HERE AT LAST!   On May 18t ...

    2017-06-22 16:57

  3. Is multi lake regulation a feasible or even a good idea?

    November 25, 2011 Bill Bialkowski, an engineer with extensive professional expertise dealing with flow dynamics, reviews the International Joint Commission's summary of multi-lake management for the Great Lakes and poses some interesting questions. ( ...

    2011-12-08 10:26

  4. Invasive Asian Carp threaten Canadian waters

    Mary Muter's blog By Mary Muter, Chair, Great Lakes Section, Sierra Club Canada Foundation   The US Army Corps of Engineers recently released a report on options to prevent the very invasive Asian Carp from getting into not just the Great Lakes but a ...

    2014-03-28 14:22

  5. Information on Georgian bay water levels

    For those seeking information on Georgian Bay water levels, there are 3 slideshow presentations attached below.   There are also a series of videos you can watch on the CTV News Barrie website: http://www.ctvbarrie.ca/georgian-bay-series/   0KB Attachment ...

    2012-11-20 16:13

  6. If You Care About Protecting Green Lands, Be There At Upcoming Public Consultation Sessions On Greenbelt Protection In Niagara

    Dr John Bacher Niagara At Large March 6, 2015   Many people care for our wounded earth here in the Niagara Region, but frequently despair about what can be done to preserve and protect it. Farmlands are gobbled up, forests are slashed and streams are ento ...

    2015-05-05 23:44

  7. Household Waste Diversion in Peel

    Getting it right with household waste is a hot issue in Peel right now. As  construction costs escalated and as Sierra Club Peel Group and various other  concerned groups presented multiple environmental, health and sustainability  concerns, Regional Coun ...

    2016-06-23 12:49

  8. Highlighting Natural Heritage: the Credit Valley Trail

    Sierra Peel Members participate at local events, committees and roundtables to bring the voice of Sierra Club of Canada to the table in support of Watershed Health and Natural Heritage Preservation. Protection of river valleys and the ecological goods and ...

    2016-06-23 12:53

  9. Heartlake Pollinator Party- June 6, 2015!

    Come join us at Heart Lake Conservation Area in Brampton on Saturday, June 6th from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m! Learn about the Conservation Area, pollinator plants, and the Gitigaan Mashkiki Medicine Wheel Garden! Help remove invasive plant species and plant nativ ...

    2016-04-21 10:17

  10. Heart Lake Pollinator Party in Brampton on June 7th

    Come join us at Heart Lake Conservation Area in Brampton on Saturday, June 7th from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m! Learn about the Conservation Area, pollinator plants, and the Gitigaan Mashkiki Medicine Wheel Garden! Help remove invasive plant species and plant nativ ...

    2014-09-08 13:35