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  1. Michigan lawmakers sound alarm over Canada's proposal to store nuclear waste near Lake Huron

    Jonathan Oosting http://www.mlive.com/ September 30, 2013 LANSING, MI-- Two Michigan lawmakers are speaking out against a Canadian proposal to store nuclear waste underground less than a mile from the shores of Lake Huron. State Sen. Hoon-Yung Hopgood (D- ...

    2016-03-30 14:15

  2. Peel Region Group

    Sierra Club Peel Group is a group of concerned citizens who volunteer their time to carry out environmental campaigns and conservation projects within the Peel Region. The group's aim is to educate and empower the residents of Peel to be defenders an ...

    2017-11-28 15:16

  3. We must close the Chicago waterways connections to keep Asian carp from taking over our Great Lakes and beyond before it is too late!

    The long awaited report from the US Army Corps of Engineers on how to keep Asian carp out of the Great Lakes has finally been released. The report evaluates the many waterways connecting the Mississippi River to Lake Michigan –all potential avenues to all ...

    2014-01-17 15:04

  4. Goodbye to Nanticoke, and all that coal

    Sierra Club Canada's Ontario Chapter was instrumental in the decision by our provincial government to shut down all coal plants. The day has come! Toronto environmental lawyer Dianne Saxe has a nice piece on her website about it:  Goodbye to Nanticok ...

    2014-01-16 10:19

  5. MISSISSAUGA MOVES TO JOIN THE GREENBELT

    By Dan McDermott, Ontario Chapter Director At its December meeting the City of Mississauga’s Environmental Advisory Committee (EAC) passed on to Mississauga Council a recommendation to apply to add the City’s publicly owned Credit River and Etobicoke Cree ...

    2014-01-29 14:35

  6. Toronto's Lost Rivers

    (Photo by Lake Ontario W aterkeeper) Don't miss a talk on "Toronto's Lost Rivers"   Wednesday, February 5th at 7pm. At Toronto City Hall, Committee Room 4.   Toronto's Lost Rivers include Christie Pits, Garrison Creek, Taddle Cree ...

    2014-01-30 12:58

  7. FIGHTING ILLEGAL LOGGING WITH NUMBERS

    A USA law, the Lacey Act, has shown to be effective in decreasing the trade of illegal wood products.  This story shows how Canada can also be making steps towards prevention. Earlier this month, Congress did something it hasn’t done in years – pass a bud ...

    2014-01-31 14:38

  8. Happy Birthday Greenbelt!

    Anonymous's blog By: Thaia Jones Speech to be given at the Greenbelt Celebration on February 28th at Mississauga's Celebration Square:  Happy 9th Birthday Greenbelt!  I’m Thaia Jones of Sierra Club of Peel.  I’m excited to be here even though I ...

    2014-02-28 13:03

  9. One Sweet Day Family Fun Event April 19th

    Kristina Jackson's blog Celebrate Earth Day at our One Sweet Day Event with the Sierra Club Canada Foundation, Artists, Local Vendors, Bee Keepers and more for a day of Celebration of Honey Bees!!   The event will be held on  Saturday April 19th from ...

    2014-09-08 13:30

  10. Invasive Asian Carp threaten Canadian waters

    Mary Muter's blog By Mary Muter, Chair, Great Lakes Section, Sierra Club Canada Foundation   The US Army Corps of Engineers recently released a report on options to prevent the very invasive Asian Carp from getting into not just the Great Lakes but a ...

    2014-03-28 14:22