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tar sands
Oil prices are at a 5-year low, and that’s having some big impacts on the Canadian economy. The Toronto Stock Exchange is plummeting in lock...

OCT
17
2014

Greenbelt Forest at Risk

Posted by sswail in Greenbelt
It’s fall. And, Ontario’s forests are their most beautiful right now. So it’s especially poignant that an Ontario woodland is at...

It’s one thing to describe the wetlands, rivers, lakes, forests or whales Energy East threatens. It’s quite another altogether to show...

The scariest thing you will see this Halloween won’t be the little ghosts and goblins knocking at your door. It will most likely be in the...

2013/14 ECO Report to the Legislature
By Susan Swail, Greenbelt Campaigner and Nancy Goucher, Water Campaigner This week's report from Ontario’s Environmental Commissioner shows...

The National Energy Board (NEB) just rejected Enbridge’s request for permission to restart its Line 9 pipeline until further notice. It turns...

Today, Canada’s Environment Commissioner released a report that shows that the federal government continues to allow risky and irresponsible...

OCT
07
2014
Have you ever wondered what makes your dish soap smell like lemons or your moisturizer smell like vanilla? It’s often many things but it’...

There are a lot of international trade talks happening these days, and different regulations and how they affect business are a big topic of...

Glenorchy Conservation Area, Oakville, now in the Greenbelt
Last week, Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne posted mandate letters online for each Ministry. The letters identify the government’s priorities for...