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It’s been a decade since these visionary, award-winning plans were established and every 10 years the government must review them to assess...

Busy Lake Huron beach
Today, Ontario re-introduced the Great Lakes Protection Act, which is good news. The lakes are one of Ontario’s defining features. They are...

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12
2015
Today Ontario released its climate change discussion paper and restarted a critical conversation about our province’s future. It’s clear...

With March Break approaching, many Canadians will flock to the sunny south for a dose of sunshine and relaxation. As the winter lingers on, nothing...

FEB
10
2015
With Valentine’s Day around the corner, how are you planning to celebrate that someone special in your life? On a cold winter evening, nothing...

People around the world recognize the Blue Flag as a symbol of environmental excellence for beaches and marinas. They know that when they see the...

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FEB
05
2015
Facial Scrub
Did you know that scientists have found millions—yes, millions—of small plastic beads in just one square kilometre of parts of the Great...

If you’ve been reading the news lately, you’ve likely heard the buzz about bees being under threat. And given what was printed in the...

Never underestimate the power of people to make a difference. I recently attended a public consultation meeting in Ottawa on the proposed Energy East...

FEB
04
2015
President Obama explains his climate test for Keystone XL
On a sweltering hot day in July of 2013, President Obama made a historic speech on climate change at Georgetown University. Speaking to a crowd of...