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  1. 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

  2. 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

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

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    2014-11-26 12:10

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. Sierra Club Works to Save Irish Grove Forest

    By Dr. John Bacher A new threat to the environment and the future of the Greenbelt on the eve of its 2015 Review has emerged in Niagara. It is a proposal to extend through the Greenbelt in Grimsby,  a Niagara Regional Road, Livingston Avenue (Niagara Regi ...

    2014-10-24 10:53

  8. More Mississauga Riparian Restoration Opportunities: Oct 2014

    ACER (Association for Canadian Educational Resources) has a number of programs but one very special one is their use of citizen scientists to collect climate change data. This year ACER is planting a number of sites to restore forests around Lake Ontario ...

    2014-09-26 10:30

  9. The City of Brampton Council rejects the Norval Quarry re-zoning

    From our friends at Norval Pit-Stop community organization:           September 2014 Newsletter Hundreds of citizens cram the Council Chambers to overflowing   Many thanks to the hundreds of people who gave up their time to attend the Planning Committee m ...

    2014-09-26 09:55

  10. Community tree planting in Brampton was a success!

    Anonymous's blog 200 trees and shrubs were planted over the weekend in McLaughlin Valley!  A big thank you to everyone who came out on September 6!  More than 30 volunteers dug in with Sierra Club and CVC to reforest the area.  Give yourselves a big ...

    2014-09-09 16:39