Sep 22, 2021 / Climate Change Ontario

Phasing out Fossil Gas: A Plan for Green Buildings, Jobs and Prosperity for Ontario

We’re in the midst of an escalating climate crisis, but the Ontario government is acting like the crisis isn’t happening. Take for example Ontario’s…Read More

Sep 21, 2021 / Climate Change Ontario / Yours To Protect

I went to the government’s meeting on Highway 413 - so you don’t have to 

The Ontario Ministry of Transportation is hosting a Community Engagement Webinar on September 29th about the proposed Highway 413. You don’t need to go….Read More

Sep 15, 2021 / Yours To Protect

Scars across the escarpment: the fight to save Clearview’s wetlands

They’re preparing to pave paradise. Amidst the scenic hills of the Niagara Escarpment in Simcoe County, a municipality is attempting to destroy an area…Read More

Sep 14, 2021 / Yours To Protect

Is York Region about to Hit the Accelerator on Car-Dependent Sprawl?

Bowing to months of behind-the-scenes manipulation by politically-connected landowners and their allies at Queen’s Park, York Region Council is set to vote September 16th…Read More

Sep 03, 2021 / Climate Change

When It Comes to Toxic Tailings Ponds, Industry Continues to Pass the Buck, and Alberta and the Federal Government Are Going Along With It

“I’ll clean this mess up later.” How many times have I said this about my apartment, knowing very well that I would later hate…Read More

Sep 01, 2021 / Plastic Pollution

Six things the next federal government must do to help Canadians tackle plastic pollution and avoid false solutions

We’re on track to see plastic outweigh fish in our oceans by 2050. The only way to reverse the plastic tide is to make,…Read More

Aug 30, 2021 / Climate Change

This election, we need real climate plans not false solutions

As political parties prepare their election platforms and publish their climate priorities, it can be difficult to determine which parties are releasing strong climate…Read More

Aug 23, 2021 / Climate Change

$18 billion to fossil fuels: Breaking Down the Numbers

Last spring, we released a report – Paying Polluters: Federal Financial Support to Oil and Gas in 2020 – that revealed the federal government…Read More

Aug 21, 2021 / Plastic Pollution

The plastic blame game is getting old. Time to hold producers responsible.

The myth that plastic pollution would end if we just stopped littering and did a better job of sorting our waste is seriously hard…Read More

Aug 19, 2021 / Safeguarding Freshwater

Celebrating the 5th annual #WeAreLakeErie day. Share your Lake Erie story for a chance to win a custom t-shirt!

Lake Erie is a global treasure. The lake is home to thousands of species and complex ecosystems and beautiful sights and vistas. It is…Read More