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  1. Sierra Club Canada Foundation: History of Successes

    From coast to coast, Sierra Club Canada Foundation staff and volunteers in all 5 of our Chapters have worked hard for years, campaigning to protect endangered Blue Whales in the Gulf of Saint Lawrence, to ban the use of bee killing neonicotinoid pesticide ...

    2017-11-30 17:05

  2. ENGOs Unite to Protect the Great Lakes at the People's Great Lakes Summit 2.0

    Yvonne Ho's blog Together with Sierra Club Ontario’s Chapter Coordinator, Yvonne Ho and Great Lakes Campaign Chair, Lino Grima, I had the pleasure of attending The People's Great Lakes Summit 2.0, hosted by the Canadian Environmental Law Associa ...

    2017-11-24 12:37

  3. Guest Post: One million cubic meters of Radioactive Waste to be deposited in "Near Surface Disposal Facility" next to Ottawa River

    Yvonne Ho's blog ".. The consortium proposes a  “ Near Surface Disposal Facility ” (NSDF), a mound of one million cubic meters of nuclear waste on a hillside draining into the already highly contaminated Perch Creek wetlands, less than 1 km from ...

    2017-12-18 10:35

  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. 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

  6. Government of Ontario's "Long-Term Energy Plan" fails to uphold Ontarians' environmental and energy future

    Yvonne Ho's blog The following article was written by Becky Bassick, Sierra Club Ontario's Green Energy & Great Lakes Campaign Volunteer. “By wasting billions on nuclear rebuilds rather than investing in far more cost-effective energy effici ...

    2017-10-27 13:54

  7. ENERGY EAST ENDED… DISASTER AVERTED

    Christine Elwell's blog With news that  TransCanada pulled its applications for Energy East and Eastern Mainline pipelines (link is external), the Harper era, pre Paris Climate Accord and oil at $100 a barrel, is over. Indeed, the fossil fuel future ...

    2017-10-25 22:27

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. Time to Celebrate: 21 New Rivers Added to Ontario's Greenbelt!

    Yvonne Ho's blog PLEASE JOIN US IN CELEBRATING 21 NEW RIVERS ADDED TO ONTARIO'S GREENBELT...                                                                                                                      THEN                                ...

    2017-10-11 00:16