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  1. It's finally here: Greenbelt Plan 2017!

    Yvonne Ho's blog The (Greenbelt Plan's) amendments uphold the Greenbelt's most central legacy: its permanence. The following article was written by Thaia Jones, Sierra Club Ontario's Greenbelt Campaign Chair. HERE AT LAST!   On May 18t ...

    2017-06-22 16:57

  2. The case against urban sprawl in Midhurst, Simcoe County

    Yvonne Ho's blog "The  Minesing Wetlands  is a haven for wildlife in a denuded and biologically sterile environment, at risk of being washed over by shock waves of urban sprawl unleashed by a storm of developers’ greed." The following artic ...

    2017-06-23 13:10

  3. Sierra Club's Top Green Tips to Celebrate #Canada150

    Yvonne Ho's blog #Canada150 long weekend is finally here! While you're celebrating our wonderful country, don't forget to keep it clean and green! We’ve put together some simple green tips to help keep your festivities as earth-friendly as ...

    2017-06-30 15:39

  4. Red Flags Waving for Rouge National Urban Park

    Yvonne Ho's blog The following article was written by  Stephanie Hulse,  Sierra Club Ontario's Environmental Outreach Coordinator. Did you know that in the heart of Ontario’s  Greenbelt  - a swath of federal protected conservation land that reac ...

    2017-07-04 22:19

  5. Next Steps in progress for our truly amazing Greenbelt!

    Yvonne Ho's blog "Natural Heritage Systems planning is about maintaining, restoring and enhancing ecologically sustainable and resilient landscapes." The following article was written by Thaia Jones, Sierra Club Ontario's Greenbelt Cam ...

    2017-07-17 13:37

  6. Ontario Government Proposes Weak Agricultural and Natural Heritage System Mapping Frameworks for new Growth Plan

    Yvonne Ho's blog "The Growth Plan was intended to foster a more restrictive regulatory framework than the Provincial Policy Statement. This hope is clearly threatened for the two proposed mapping policies now under review." Currently, the O ...

    2017-08-31 15:20

  7. Sierra Club Ontario is Hiring an Environmental Outreach Intern (Volunteer)

    Yvonne Ho's blog Sierra Club Ontario is looking for an energetic, creative, and hardworking individual to help with the Chapter’s marketing, communications, and fundraising efforts, and campaign-specific initiatives. The Environmental Outreach Intern ...

    2017-09-22 11:59

  8. Sierra Club Ontario is seeking Executive Committee members

    Yvonne Ho's blog Sierra Club Ontario's (SCO) Nomination Committee is seeking candidates as members to serve on its volunteer, non-profit Executive Committee, commencing January 2018.  Candidates should be passionate about environmental protectio ...

    2017-11-16 14:24

  9. UPDATE: Sierra Club's Michigan Chapter opposes OPG's Deep Geological Repository proposal in submission to LAMP

    Yvonne Ho's blog In April 2017, we provided an update on the Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency's (CEAA) criticism that OPG's report on its Lake Huron Deep Geological Repository (DGR) project proposal was inadequate and failed to prov ...

    2017-09-26 12:36

  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