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  1. The struggle to protect Ontario's Great Wetlands show a need to restore provincial appointments to Conservation Authority Boards

    Yvonne Ho's blog " Conservation Authorities  since 1946 have played a major role in protecting Ontario’s landscape from deforestation and consequently, rescuing the province from the blights of desertification and flooding... Since changes in 19 ...

    2017-10-23 17:38

  2. Government of Ontario's "Long-Term Energy Plan" fails to uphold Ontarians' environmental and energy future

    Yvonne Ho's blog The following article was written by Becky Bassick, Sierra Club Ontario's Green Energy & Great Lakes Campaign Volunteer. “By wasting billions on nuclear rebuilds rather than investing in far more cost-effective energy effici ...

    2017-10-27 13:54

  3. Sierra Club Celebrates Ontario’s Greenbelt with cake, soup, and a hike in Niagara’s Carolinian old growth forest

    Yvonne Ho's blog The Celebration On the afternoon of October 28th, on St. Catharine’s' Lockhart Drive in a threatened Carolinian Old Growth Forest north of the Niagara Escarpment, the Sierra Club celebrated a major environmental victory. This wa ...

    2017-11-10 16:34

  4. Expanding Ontario's Greenbelt into Simcoe County: Defending the Peacemaker's World

    Yvonne Ho's blog "The Peacemaker's World can only be protected by the direct action of the Ontario government putting rural lands in Simcoe into Ontario's Greenbelt, which would protect such natural wonders as the Minesing Wetlands... ...

    2017-11-17 20:12

  5. ENGOs Unite to Protect the Great Lakes at the People's Great Lakes Summit 2.0

    Yvonne Ho's blog Together with Sierra Club Ontario’s Chapter Coordinator, Yvonne Ho and Great Lakes Campaign Chair, Lino Grima, I had the pleasure of attending The People's Great Lakes Summit 2.0, hosted by the Canadian Environmental Law Associa ...

    2017-11-24 12:37

  6. Let's Save our Bees!

    Yvonne Ho's blog Are you interested in learning about bees and local pollinators, including causes for their decline and actions you can take to help support their habitat? Come out and attend our FREE WORKSHOP on September 29th, from 11am-12.30pm, a ...

    2017-11-28 15:17

  7. Part I: Biodiversity in Ontario- Why does it matter?

    This is Part I of a 5-part blog series, as part of our Biodiversity Video Campaign. Why is Biodiversity so important for all of us here in Ontario? Watch this video as we interviewed local Ontario farmers, chefs, beekeepers, and vineyard owners to learn a ...

    2017-11-28 15:20

  8. Part V: The Importance of Protecting Ontario’s At-Risk Species

    Yvonne Ho's blog This blog is Part V of a 5-part blog series, as part of our  Biodiversity Video Campaign. " Ontario  is home to a diverse collection of ecosystems but every year, more plants and animals are added to Ontario’s list of species at ...

    2017-11-28 15:23

  9. Part IV: Boosting Biodiversity by Protecting our Forests, Wetlands & Watersheds

    Yvonne Ho's blog This blog is Part IV of a 5-part blog series, as part of our  Biodiversity Video Campaign. "Forests, wetlands and the watersheds they strengthen, are essential players in biodiversity and not only offer us a natural water filtra ...

    2017-11-28 15:28

  10. Part III: Persevering for our Pollinators

    Yvonne Ho's blog This blog is Part III of a 5-part blog series, as part of our  Biodiversity Video Campaign. "Pollinators are responsible for an estimated one out of three bites of food that people eat, which is worth billions of dollars to the ...

    2017-11-28 15:34