January 30, 2007 Peel Group pushes back urban sprawl, Brampton focus of Growth Plan, Pickering in limbo, The Money Tree: income trusts are dead, introducing the Binational Great Lakes Committee members, and more 0KB Ontario Chapter ...
January 30, 2008 Transit & the suburbs- do you really wanna GO?, Land over Landings Pickering protest, a looming necessity for energy efficient housing choices, Peel Region annual general meeting is a Who’s Who of regional enviros, and more 0KB Ontari ...
Walk To Save Southern Ontario’s Vanishing Forests. By John Bacher Today we have a bizarre situation where hard wrested environmental progress is being turned back. This is the shrinking of Southern Ontario’s forests, in the fertile agricultural area sout ...
By John Bacher From the raging torrents of the Niagara River to the placid Welland Canal one can walk for ten miles through the wooded forest gardens of the Niagara Escarpment. Here in some patches, old growth giant oaks and maples soar above wild ginger ...
JOIN US When: Sunday, July 5th from 1 pm= 6:30 pm. Who: YOU and thousands of other passionate people What: Gathering in Toronto for the March for Jobs, Justice and the Climate. Why: To stand up against the climate crisis and tell the story of a new eco ...
Windsor’s Ojibway Tallgrass Prairie complex is a natural and national treasure. Pressured from all sides by urban development, Ojibway contains more biodiversity than does Algonquin Park or the Bruce Peninsula. At present it is a patchwork of protected an ...
Yvonne Ho's blog "Transporting an unlimited amount of nuclear substances from OPG's facilities will place countless Ontarians at risk. A small accident involving radioactive material could have catastrophic consequences." Ontario Pow ...
At the request of Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission, Sierra Club Canada sent in extra submissions on Darlington Nuclear Generating Station (Clarington, Ontario) on Jan 14. This paper goes into greater detail on the issue of the binational Air Quality Ag ...
Sierra Club Ontario is looking for an energetic, creative, and hardworking individual to help with Chapter outreach and campaign-specific initiatives. The Environmental Outreach Coordinator will be responsible for assisting with both online and offline ou ...
Sierra activist nearly expelled from Land Use Planning meeting for planned development project in Niagara
Yvonne Ho's blog The following article was written by Dr. John Bacher, Greenbelt Campaign leader at Sierra Club Ontario, and a member of the Preservation of Agricultural Lands Society (PALS). "Environmentalists believe the overall development c ...