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 ...
Yvonne Ho's blog PLEASE JOIN US IN CELEBRATING 21 NEW RIVERS ADDED TO ONTARIO'S GREENBELT... THEN ...
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, ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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... ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...