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AUG
22
2014

Ontario to Act on Toxics

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Toxic chemicals aren’t just a concern for the environment, they also pose a threat to human health.  The good news for Ontarians is that...

AUG
20
2014
Ancient Romans had problems with lead pipes (and it might have helped the demise of their civilization), but over 2,000 years later they’re...

There are few natural spaces left in the city. Rouge Park is the largest natural park in Toronto. It’s the perfect place for a nature walk or...

Oil companies like TransCanada spend millions of dollars on ads to greenwash their projects. But no amount of slick advertising can hide the truth...

How long can an industry and a government completely disregard a nation’s laws that are intended to protect that country’s citizens? That...

It’s slimy and stinky, and it’s a growing threat to our Great Lakes. It’s algae, and it can devastate ecosystems, and cost us a lot...

Time for Ontario to pass the Great Lakes Protection Act
The election of a new majority government in Ontario could mean great things for the province’s lakes and rivers. A relatively stable political...

AUG
06
2014
Summer and the beach go hand-in-hand. Whether building sandcastles, splashing in the water or tossing a Frisbee, beaches are where summer memories...

Summer is the perfect time to explore the great outdoors, and there’s no better way to do that than a camping trip! If you’re planning to...

Blue Flags are popping up all over Ontario! What does a Blue Flag mean? It means that the beach or marina proudly flying the flag is clean,...