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  1. A Victory for Farmlands and the Niagara Escarpment

    Yvonne Ho's blog "Lost Resources equal lost jobs." The following article was written by Dr. John Bacher of the Preservation of Agricultural Lands Society (PALS), and originally published on The Media Co-op. Although not captured by the majo ...

    2017-03-22 16:50

  2. ACTION ALERT: Act Now to Protect our Greenbelt from Costly Urban Sprawl

    Yvonne Ho's blog Going from Greenbelt to a ‘Swiss Cheese belt’... On Monday March 20th, the development industry hosted a lobby day at Queen’s Park to drive home the message that land in and around the Greenbelt is essential to avert the growing hous ...

    2017-03-22 10:30

  3. UPDATE: OPG's Proposed Deep Geological Repository Project near Lake Huron rejected by CEAA

    Yvonne Ho's blog In 2013, Ontario Power Generation (OPG) proposed to construct, operate, and ultimately decommission and abandon a deep geological repository (DGR) for low- and intermediatelevel radioactive waste. The repository would accommodate was ...

    2017-09-26 09:58

  4. Niagara's Escarpment-Decew Falls Forest, Largest Remaining Woodland in St. Catharines, at Risk of Losing "Natural Area" Designation and Protection

    Yvonne Ho's blog The Escarpment-Decew Falls Forest- which  has been identified as an Environmentally Sensitive Areas (ESA) in the Niagara Region, and  is the largest remaining woodland in the City of St. Catharines-  has been the subject of a 40-year ...

    2017-05-25 22:28

  5. Potential Revival of Mid-Peninsula Expressway Threatens Ontario's Greenbelt and Local Habitats

    Yvonne Ho's blog “A Politician only thinks of the next election... A Leader thinks of the next generation.”  Patrick Brown, Ontario PC Leader, has shown support for the shelved Mid-Peninsula Expressway- representing a threat to Ontario's Greenbe ...

    2017-05-09 23:12

  6. Annual Community Planting at Heart Lake Conservation Area on Saturday, June 3rd

    Yvonne Ho's blog Ontario Chapter Natural Capital ...

    2017-05-29 12:21

  7. A Memorial for Dan McDermott

    Yvonne Ho's blog On Saturday May 27th, over 100 of Dan's friends, family, and colleagues came together to pay tribute to him and the wonderful work that he's done throughout his lifetime in fighting for environmental justice, not only here ...

    2017-06-30 14:39

  8. Dan McDermott's Legacy as Freshwater Hero

    Yvonne Ho's blog The following blog was written by Kristina Jackson, Sierra Club Canada Foundation's National Operations Director, and long time friend and colleague of Dan McDermott. The Freshwater Hero 2017 award is a canoe-shaped piece of woo ...

    2017-06-18 00:54

  9. Come run with Sierra Club Canada Foundation and fundraise for the Planet!

    Do you have a passion for the environment and want to do something to help stop Climate Change? Would you love to be part of something bigger and make an impact in your community? Are you looking to get back in shape and achieve your 2017 fitness goals? O ...

    2017-08-17 16:55

  10. Celebrating “National Indigenous Peoples Day”: A step in the right direction

    Yvonne Ho's blog T he following article was written by Stephanie Hulse, Sierra Club Ontario's Environmental Outreach Intern. Before I begin this blog, I must preface that I will be referring to all non- Indigenous Peoples living in the “ land th ...

    2017-06-22 12:43