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  1. CONTEST GIVEAWAY: 2 Free Tickets to Planet in Focus Film Festival's Wildlife Shorts Program

    Yvonne Ho's blog Planet in Focus 18th Annual Environmental Film Festival: October 19th to 22nd, 2017 Sierra Club Ontario is proud to co-present- together with Planet in Focus- their  Wildlife Shorts Program, taking place: Date: Saturday October 21st, ...

    2017-10-13 12:13

  2. The struggle to protect Ontario's Great Wetlands show a need to restore provincial appointments to Conservation Authority Boards

    Yvonne Ho's blog " Conservation Authorities  since 1946 have played a major role in protecting Ontario’s landscape from deforestation and consequently, rescuing the province from the blights of desertification and flooding... Since changes in 19 ...

    2017-10-23 17:38

  3. Sierra Club Celebrates Ontario’s Greenbelt with cake, soup, and a hike in Niagara’s Carolinian old growth forest

    Yvonne Ho's blog The Celebration On the afternoon of October 28th, on St. Catharine’s' Lockhart Drive in a threatened Carolinian Old Growth Forest north of the Niagara Escarpment, the Sierra Club celebrated a major environmental victory. This wa ...

    2017-11-10 16:34

  4. Expanding Ontario's Greenbelt into Simcoe County: Defending the Peacemaker's World

    Yvonne Ho's blog "The Peacemaker's World can only be protected by the direct action of the Ontario government putting rural lands in Simcoe into Ontario's Greenbelt, which would protect such natural wonders as the Minesing Wetlands... ...

    2017-11-17 20:12

  5. Let's Save our Bees!

    Yvonne Ho's blog Are you interested in learning about bees and local pollinators, including causes for their decline and actions you can take to help support their habitat? Come out and attend our FREE WORKSHOP on September 29th, from 11am-12.30pm, a ...

    2017-11-28 15:17

  6. Part I: Biodiversity in Ontario- Why does it matter?

    This is Part I of a 5-part blog series, as part of our Biodiversity Video Campaign. Why is Biodiversity so important for all of us here in Ontario? Watch this video as we interviewed local Ontario farmers, chefs, beekeepers, and vineyard owners to learn a ...

    2017-11-28 15:20

  7. Part V: The Importance of Protecting Ontario’s At-Risk Species

    Yvonne Ho's blog This blog is Part V of a 5-part blog series, as part of our  Biodiversity Video Campaign. " Ontario  is home to a diverse collection of ecosystems but every year, more plants and animals are added to Ontario’s list of species at ...

    2017-11-28 15:23

  8. Part IV: Boosting Biodiversity by Protecting our Forests, Wetlands & Watersheds

    Yvonne Ho's blog This blog is Part IV of a 5-part blog series, as part of our  Biodiversity Video Campaign. "Forests, wetlands and the watersheds they strengthen, are essential players in biodiversity and not only offer us a natural water filtra ...

    2017-11-28 15:28

  9. Part III: Persevering for our Pollinators

    Yvonne Ho's blog This blog is Part III of a 5-part blog series, as part of our  Biodiversity Video Campaign. "Pollinators are responsible for an estimated one out of three bites of food that people eat, which is worth billions of dollars to the ...

    2017-11-28 15:34

  10. Part II: Let’s Get Motivated for Biodiversity by Protecting Canada’s Lands & Freshwater

    Yvonne Ho's blog This article Part II of a 5-part blog series, as part of our  Biodiversity Video Campaign. "When ecosystem services are compromised, economic and health impacts such as lower agricultural productivity and lower quality drinking ...

    2017-11-28 15:35