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  1. ACTION ALERT: Oppose Proposed Reductions in Protected Area of Ontario’s Greenbelt

    Yvonne Ho's blog The following article was written by Dr. John Bacher, Greenbelt advocate and a member of Sierra Club Ontario. Through a threefold series of announcements a process has been set in motion which could result in substantial reductions t ...

    2017-02-25 00:17

  2. The Ontario Greenbelt is a great success, but is its future secure?

    Yvonne Ho's blog The following article was originally published in August 2016 on Sierra Club Canada Foundation's blog. At almost 2 million acres, it’s the world’s largest permanently protected greenbelt.  Dan McDermott, who is just stepping dow ...

    2017-02-21 15:37

  3. Guest Post: Canada gets to dump its nuclear waste in South Carolina

    Yvonne Ho's blog The following article was originally published in Sierra Club U.S. website, written by Carol Polsgrove. A judge has given the U.S. Department of Energy the green light to  begin transporting highly radioactive liquid waste  from Onta ...

    2017-03-07 11:03

  4. Guest Post: Ontario's Good Fortune- Appreciating the Greenbelt's Natural Capital

    Yvonne Ho's blog Sierra Club Ontario is a strong advocate of Greenbelt protection, and is an active member on the Ontario Greenbelt Alliance. The following article discusses the various social and environmental benefits that the Greenbelt provides to ...

    2017-02-02 15:55

  5. Guest Post: Radioactive Waste... Rolling Through Your Town?

    Yvonne Ho's blog The following article was originally published on Sierra Club U.S.'s blog, written by Carol Polsgrove.  That truck next to you on the highway may contain “the most radioactively hazardous materials on Earth”. Trucks full of liqu ...

    2017-03-07 11:05

  6. 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

  7. Join Our Membership

    One Earth, One Chance- why not do your part? It is clear that Canada and the world have reached a tipping point and that action is now more important than ever to protect the Earth and the special places we and other creatures call home. At Sierra Club, w ...

    2017-10-19 15:02

  8. Remembering Dan McDermott- Former Chapter Director, Sierra Club Ontario

    Yvonne Ho's blog Dan McDermott (May 6, 1947- January 4, 2017)   Dan McDermott, Sierra Club Canada’s Ontario Chapter Director for 13 years, passed away peacefully on January 4th 2017. It is wonderful to see his influential life mentioned in these post ...

    2017-05-05 19:52

  9. Dan McDermott: Great Hiker and Defender of Ontario’s Rural Landscapes

    Yvonne Ho's blog The following is a tribute to Dan McDermott, Sierra Club Ontario's Former Chapter Director, written by a long time friend and colleague, John Bacher. Although I  had the pleasure of knowing Dan McDermott for 40 years, it is in t ...

    2017-01-20 14:46

  10. Land Use Plan Not Good Enough for Ontario

    October 31, 2016 Language Undefined Attachment Size OGA 2016 Coordinated Review Submission FINAL.pdf 1.45 MB Sierra Club is an active member of the Ontario Greenbelt Alliance. When the Province's Land Use Planning Coordinated Review draft was publish ...

    2016-11-24 13:18