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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. Say NO to radioactive nuclear waste trafficking in Canada and U.S.

    Yvonne Ho's blog "Transporting an unlimited amount of nuclear substances from OPG's facilities will place countless Ontarians at risk.  A small accident involving radioactive material  could have catastrophic consequences." Ontario Pow ...

    2017-08-31 15:23

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. Sierra Club Ontario joins 47 ENGOs to Comment on Great Lakes Draft Binational Strategy on Persistent Toxins: PCBs and HBDCs

    Yvonne Ho's blog "The PCB and HBCD drafts suffer from a lack of specifics. There are no definitive goals or timelines in either document. They use generic terms such as “reducing toxins,” but fail to elaborate on how to reduce them." The Gr ...

    2017-11-24 12:30

  9. 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

  10. CONTEST GIVEAWAY: 2 Free Tickets to Planet in Focus Film Festival's Wildlife Shorts Program

    Yvonne Ho's blog Planet in Focus 18th Annual Environmental Film Festival: October 19th to 22nd, 2017 Sierra Club Ontario is proud to co-present- together with Planet in Focus- their  Wildlife Shorts Program, taking place: Date: Saturday October 21st, ...

    2017-10-13 12:13