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  1. Sanctuary Archive

    Sierra Club Ontario's printed newsletter Sanctuary was replaced with our email newsletter "Ozone" in 2010. Check out these archives to recall the issues & activities of the past. 2010 Winter 2010 Summer 2010 Spring 2010 2009 Winter 2009 ...

    2012-05-04 15:00

  2. Coal Fire Plant Phase Out [Archived]

    In Ontario, coal power plants supply approximately 10% of the energy used to power factories, homes and businesses. However, the negative environmental effects of burning coal are well known: increasing CO2 and methane concentrations in the atmosphere and ...

    2017-11-21 14:32

  3. Action H2O Forum- results report

    On May 26th2011, Sierra Club Ontario hosted the Action H 2 O Forum, a day long workshop to discuss water policy, public outreach and communications, and collaborative action.  The Forum was attended by over 25 representatives of environmental non-governme ...

    2011-07-08 13:26

  4. Middle Great Lakes losing 200 tons of water per second

    Analysis of IUGLS Revised Flow Data and Lake Michigan-Huron Water Level Restoration Effects (click here for report) Executive Summary This report was prepared for the Great Lakes Section of the Ontario Chapter of Sierra Club Canada by Bill Bialkowski, an ...

    2011-07-28 09:54

  5. Great Lakes Symposium- Schiefer presentation

    April 8, 2011 Karl Schiefer, a consulting Aquatic Biologist, gave this presentation "Great Lakes Ecosystems: Do We Value Them?" at our Port Huron event. Schiefer gives a brief history of human uses and impacts on the Great Lakes with a focus on ...

    2011-05-20 16:37

  6. Great Lakes Symposium- Gauthier presentation

    April 8, 2011 Recently retired as a Program Director for the Great Lakes Commission after 8 years of service, Roger Gauthier gave this terrific presentation at our Great Lakes Symposium (April 8, 2011 in Port Huron, Michigan). The title of the presentatio ...

    2011-05-20 16:06

  7. Great Lakes symposium on water levels: April 8th

    Is there impending disaster for GL nearshore ecosystems? What are the impacts of sustained low waterlevels? Join subject matter experts, concerned citizens and the Sierra Club for this discussion April 8th in Port Huron, Michigan. Register by emailing kri ...

    2011-07-26 13:34

  8. Submission to the Darlington New Nuclear Power Plant Project Joint Review Panel

    February 22, 2011 There is no justification to accept either the expense or the risks of nuclear technology. All it takes is the courage to stand up to the nuclear lobby. Sierra Club Canada along with thousands of Ontarians is not convinced there is any j ...

    2011-02-23 10:14

  9. Pickering Airport/ Duffins Creek [Archived]

    Land in North Pickering was expropriated during the 1970's to be used as an airport. The plans were contested from the start and citizens stopped the original proposal. Now, thirty years later the issue has resurfaced. This time it is not only the la ...

    2017-11-21 14:32

  10. Lake Simcoe sprawl plan a.k.a Proposed Amd. 1 for Greater Golden Horseshoe

    January 31, 2011 The “Proposed Amendment 1 to the Growth Plan for the Greater Golden Horseshoe” is a plan for more sprawl development in the Lake Simcoe watershed.  See SCO's letter submitted against the approval to the Ontario Gorwth Secretariat, Ja ...

    2011-02-01 12:46