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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. 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

  3. 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

  4. Save Niagara’s Green Lifeline

    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 ...

    2014-05-13 09:37

  5. 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

  6. Veteran Sierra Club Ontario Volunteer Larry Allan Caldwell Dies at 45

    The recent passing of Sierra Club Ontario, Niagara Region Group Chair Larry Caldwell was sudden and unexpected. Larry was just 45. He had lived with diabetes for many years, but the disease did little to limit Larry’s work on behalf of Mother Earth and hi ...

    2014-05-15 10:52

  7. Sierra Club’s John Bacher Receives Forestry Award

    Photo of John Bacher (on right) receiving award from David Milton, Executive Director of Ontario Professional Foresters Association By Dan McDermott Sierra Club Ontario Greenbelt campaigner, Dr. John Bacher received the Ontario Professional Foresters Asso ...

    2014-05-26 21:22

  8. Recap of Erindale Tree Planting

    Anonymous's blog A big thank you to Credit Valley Conservation and everyone who participated in the tree planting on May 31st, 2014 at Erindale Park, Mississauga!   Among nearly 40 attendees were elected councillors and candidates, community members, ...

    2014-09-08 13:36

  9. Ajax beach will be swale once culverts removed

    Ajax Kickoff: RBC Presents Sierra Club with $60,000 ‘Green engineering’ will help improve lake water quality Keith Gilligan Metroland Media June 12, 2014 On June 6th, 2014, Sierra Club Canada Foundation was presented with a $60,000 grant from the RBC Roya ...

    2014-06-13 11:31

  10. Fixed utility rates will provide no incentive for conserving energy consumption

    The Star published an article Energy board proposal for fixed hydro rates called “Robin Hood in Reverse” in the Business section on Tuesday.   In a recent draft report, the Ontario Energy Board proposes a fixed monthly rate for utilities rather than charg ...

    2016-02-03 12:49