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  1. Guest Post: One million cubic meters of Radioactive Waste to be deposited in "Near Surface Disposal Facility" next to Ottawa River

    Yvonne Ho's blog ".. The consortium proposes a  “ Near Surface Disposal Facility ” (NSDF), a mound of one million cubic meters of nuclear waste on a hillside draining into the already highly contaminated Perch Creek wetlands, less than 1 km from ...

    2017-12-18 10:35

  2. Sierra Club's Urban River Valley and Greenbelt Celebration Goes On at Mississauga's Environmental Appreciation Evening

    Yvonne Ho's blog "...The more we all know about and love the ecosystem that embeds and surrounds us, the more we feel that we are a part of it, the more we will see ways to enjoy, protect, and enhance what we have..." Hot on the heels of th ...

    2017-12-18 15:13

  3. Canadian Youth Unite for Lake Erie at AquaHacking Challenge 2017

    email facebook linkedin twitter google+ pinterest Yvonne Ho's blog As the African proverb goes, “If you want to go fast, go alone; if you want to go far, go together”. This was quoted by one of the judges to conclude the 2017 AquaHacking semi-finals ...

    2017-12-20 16:39

  4. Volunteer with Us

    Think Globally, Act Locally. Volunteers and volunteer leaders are the heart of the Ontario Chapter at Sierra Club of Canada Foundation. As a grassroots organization, we have limited full-time staff and are unable to cover all of the important issues facin ...

    2017-12-20 16:49

  5. "Canada's Oceans: Towards 2020"- Protecting Canada's Oceans through the Power of Science, Art, and Policy

    email facebook linkedin twitter google+ pinterest Yvonne Ho's blog " Let's change our national motto- "From sea to sea" forgets that we have three oceans; the Arctic is largest part of our coastline. We're an ocean nation, if ...

    2017-12-21 16:05

  6. Province Proposes to Rescue Huronia Through Greenbelt Expansion

    email facebook linkedin twitter google+ pinterest Yvonne Ho's blog "Protecting Water for Future Generations" warns that increased storm water discharges created by urbanization "adds sediment to streams that can negatively impact fish ...

    2018-01-03 15:01

  7. Contact Us

    Ontario Chapter- Sierra Club Canada Foundation Address: PO Box 2007 STN B Ottawa ON, K1P 5W3 Phone: 613-241-4611 Email: ontariochapter [at] sierraclub.ca Website: http://www.sierraclub.ca/en/ontario Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/SierraClubON/ Twitter ...

    2018-01-19 17:45

  8. Celebrating Greenbelt Expansion in the Niagara Region

    email facebook linkedin twitter google+ pinterest Yvonne Ho's blog Despite enormous pressures from developers and municipalities in the Niagara Region, the provincial government denied all requests to shrink and dilute the Greenbelt. This was done in ...

    2018-01-23 14:36

  9. ACTION ALERT: Help us Grow Ontario's Greenbelt to Protect Precious Water Resources

    email facebook linkedin twitter google+ pinterest Yvonne Ho's blog ACTION ALERT! We are rapidly nearing the finish line for our shared task of growing Ontario’s Greenbelt! So many environmental groups and individuals have given their suggestions and ...

    2018-01-29 12:17

  10. Executive Committee

    John Bacher- Chapter Chair  John has been an active environmentalist since the early 1970 's, working primarily on issues involving the protection of the landscape of Southern Ontario. This has led to some quite varied forms of environmental activism ...

    2018-01-31 00:09