Five Reasons to Vote for us as Toronto's Best Enviro Group

Aug 23, 2016 by Tim Ehlich (Communications Manager)

Categories: Blue Flag, Climate Change, Energy East, Greenbelt, Toxics

Toronto has a lot to offer – amazing food, music, art and some fantastic environmental groups. Toronto-based NOW Magazine is inviting readers to vote…Read More


Canoeing on the Humber: an urban river valley adventure

Aug 23, 2016 by Naomi Carniol (Sr. Communications Manager)

Categories: Greenbelt

  A subway rumbles by loudly on a bridge overhead as we push off into the water in our rented yellow canoe. We dip…Read More


What is a Natural Beach?

Aug 22, 2016 by Sarah Jamal (Sustainability Intern)

Categories: Blue Flag

Every summer, Canadians across the country head to beaches to beat the heat for some fun in the sun. However, beaches are more than…Read More


Now’s our chance for Canada to be a climate leader

Aug 19, 2016 by Dale Marshall (National Program Manager)

Categories: Climate Change

Canadians have an incredible opportunity before us. The federal government has committed to creating a climate change plan for Canada in consultation with provinces,…Read More


Energy East Would be a Bad Deal for New Brunswick

Aug 15, 2016 by Patrick DeRochie (Program Manager, Climate & Energy)

Categories: Energy East

There’s no way to sugarcoat it. Energy East would be a bad deal for New Brunswickers. If built, the export pipeline would create few…Read More


Husky Oil Spill a Stark Reminder of the Risks of Energy East

Aug 12, 2016 by Patrick DeRochie (Program Manager, Climate & Energy)

Categories: Energy East

The oil industry keeps telling us that its pipelines are safe. But on July 20, a Husky oil pipeline in Saskatchewan ruptured, leaking up…Read More


Time for a Reminder: Energy East would be an Export Pipeline

Aug 09, 2016 by Patrick DeRochie (Program Manager, Climate & Energy)

Categories: Energy East

This week, the National Energy Board kicked off its Energy East review with panel sessions in Saint John, New Brunswick. As TransCanada and its…Read More


A Trip Home for my Favourite Greenbelt Hike

Aug 05, 2016 by Sarah Jamal (Sustainability Intern)

Categories: Greenbelt

Growing up in Hamilton, the Ontario Greenbelt has always been close to home. It was a place where my family and I would go berry…Read More


Reform of municipal election finance rules shakes things up in Ontario

Aug 03, 2016 by Erin Shapero (Program Manager, Greenbelt and Smart Growth)

Categories: Greenbelt, Smart Growth

This past June 7th the Ontario legislature passed Bill 181, the Municipal Elections Modernization Act.  This change to municipal election finance rules is a…Read More


Your Voice Counts!

Aug 02, 2016 by Erin Shapero (Program Manager, Greenbelt and Smart Growth)

Categories: Greenbelt

It’s time for your voice to be heard – here’s a quick and easy guide to telling the province to strengthen the Greenbelt and…Read More