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  1. Brampton Incinerator Info @ Sierra Peel Group- March 10

    Please spread the word, plan to attend, and bring a friend or two, to this special presentation in March.    BRAMPTON'S PROPOSED INCINERATOR- AT WHAT COST?   Liz Benneian, founder of Ontario Zero Waste Coalition Tuesday March 10, 7 p.m. Region of Pee ...

    2015-02-27 13:47

  2. Biodiversity Benefits Human Health

    With the link between biodiversity and human health strongly documented it is welcomed that an extensive and complex report, prepared by the Secretariat of the Convention on Biological Diversity (SCBD) and the World Health Organization (WHO), is highlight ...

    2016-04-21 10:17

  3. The Great Lakes Protection Act Must be Followed by Action

    With more than 80 percent of Ontario’s drinking water coming from Lake Ontario, Sierra Club and Ontario residents will be looking to the new Great Lakes Protection Act (GLPA) for guidance and action on Great Lakes stewardship and protection.  Link to Medi ...

    2015-09-30 15:44

  4. Natural Capital Events in Peel

    As a part of our Natural Capital Campaign, Sierra Club has also been active in Peel Region!  There will be a couple of events offered in Peel, after receiving funding from TD- Friends of the Environment   and Community Foundation Mississauga Grants. April ...

    2016-04-21 10:17

  5. Spring Activities in Ajax

    Last year with funding from RBC's Blue Water Grants, Sierra Club Ontario joined Town of Ajax, and Toronto Regional Conservation Authority to remove stormwater outflow pipes along Ajax’s beaches and replace them with bioswales to help improve water qu ...

    2016-04-21 10:17

  6. Ontario’s Greenbelt Through Niagara And Beyond – As Controversial As It May Be To Some Farmers and Land Developers – Must Be Expanded

    John Bacher Niagara At Large January 15, 2015 In the 2015 Greenbelt Review one of the most important objectives should be to expand the Greenbelt on lands within the watershed based borders of the Niagara Peninsula Conservation Authority (NPCA.) These lan ...

    2015-04-22 14:56

  7. Duffin Water Treatment Plant should clean-up its act for Lake Ontario

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    2014-11-26 12:10

  8. Greenbelt review chance to include Lake Gibson/Moodie lands: report

    Grow the Greenbelt Thorold-area special place should be protected Paul Forsyth Niagara This Week November 21, 2014 THOROLD — The looming 10-year review of Ontario’s Greenbelt is an opportunity to try to have sensitive lands in the area of Lake Gibson and ...

    2014-11-21 13:52

  9. Credit River Trail from Mississauga to Caledon-- it is possible!

    At our next Sierra Peel Group meeting guest speaker Susan Robertson of The Credit Valley Heritage Society will tell us about the proposal for a continuous trail along the Credit River from Mississauga to Caledon. There are some beautiful lengths of trail ...

    2014-10-24 11:46

  10. What’s In Your Water?

    Anonymous's blog By Alyssa Beurling The Town of Ajax sits along seven kilometres of beautiful and uninterrupted shoreline along the northern side of Lake Ontario, and for over 50 years now the Town’s Council has focused on creating an open, swimmable ...

    2014-10-24 11:15