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  1. Opposing the Detroit River International Crossing [Archived]

    The governments of Canada, the United States, Ontario and Michigan have come to the illogical conclusion that declining cross-border traffic requires a $5billion expenditure of public funds that will have a devastating impact upon Ontario's sensitive ...

    2017-11-23 13:01

  2. About The Ontario Chapter

    Français At Sierra Club Ontario, our work mainly focuses on protecting the Great Lakes ecosystem, growing and protecting the Greenbelt, and promoting Green Energy adoption in Ontario. Sierra Club Ontario also works on very local issues, in coordination wi ...

    2017-02-10 19:28

  3. Dan McDermott: Great Hiker and Defender of Ontario’s Rural Landscapes

    Yvonne Ho's blog The following is a tribute to Dan McDermott, Sierra Club Ontario's Former Chapter Director, written by a long time friend and colleague, John Bacher. Although I  had the pleasure of knowing Dan McDermott for 40 years, it is in t ...

    2017-01-20 14:46

  4. Remembering Dan McDermott- Former Chapter Director, Sierra Club Ontario

    Yvonne Ho's blog Dan McDermott (May 6, 1947- January 4, 2017)   Dan McDermott, Sierra Club Canada’s Ontario Chapter Director for 13 years, passed away peacefully on January 4th 2017. It is wonderful to see his influential life mentioned in these post ...

    2017-05-05 19:52

  5. Join Our Membership

    One Earth, One Chance- why not do your part? It is clear that Canada and the world have reached a tipping point and that action is now more important than ever to protect the Earth and the special places we and other creatures call home. At Sierra Club, w ...

    2017-10-19 15:02

  6. Guest Post: Radioactive Waste... Rolling Through Your Town?

    Yvonne Ho's blog The following article was originally published on Sierra Club U.S.'s blog, written by Carol Polsgrove.  That truck next to you on the highway may contain “the most radioactively hazardous materials on Earth”. Trucks full of liqu ...

    2017-03-07 11:05

  7. Guest Post: Ontario's Good Fortune- Appreciating the Greenbelt's Natural Capital

    Yvonne Ho's blog Sierra Club Ontario is a strong advocate of Greenbelt protection, and is an active member on the Ontario Greenbelt Alliance. The following article discusses the various social and environmental benefits that the Greenbelt provides to ...

    2017-02-02 15:55

  8. Guest Post: Canada gets to dump its nuclear waste in South Carolina

    Yvonne Ho's blog The following article was originally published in Sierra Club U.S. website, written by Carol Polsgrove. A judge has given the U.S. Department of Energy the green light to  begin transporting highly radioactive liquid waste  from Onta ...

    2017-03-07 11:03

  9. The Ontario Greenbelt is a great success, but is its future secure?

    Yvonne Ho's blog The following article was originally published in August 2016 on Sierra Club Canada Foundation's blog. At almost 2 million acres, it’s the world’s largest permanently protected greenbelt.  Dan McDermott, who is just stepping dow ...

    2017-02-21 15:37

  10. ACTION ALERT: Oppose Proposed Reductions in Protected Area of Ontario’s Greenbelt

    Yvonne Ho's blog The following article was written by Dr. John Bacher, Greenbelt advocate and a member of Sierra Club Ontario. Through a threefold series of announcements a process has been set in motion which could result in substantial reductions t ...

    2017-02-25 00:17