Aug 16, 2021 / Yours To Protect

How to fight the Big Sprawl Part 3: Future housing preferences are uncertain and driven by policy

It is possible to fight the Big Sprawl in the Greater Golden Horseshoe, because each step of the mandatory Lands Needs Assessments Methodology hangs…Read More


Aug 16, 2021 / Yours To Protect

How to fight the Big Sprawl Part 2: The future number of households is uncertain

It is possible to fight the Big Sprawl in the Greater Golden Horseshoe, because each step of the mandatory Lands Needs Assessments Methodology hangs…Read More


Aug 16, 2021 / Yours To Protect

How to fight the Big Sprawl Part 1: Unlocking the uncertainties in the Lands Needs Assessment Methodology

Across the Greater Golden Horseshoe Area, Ontarians have been fighting tooth and nail to resist The Big Sprawl, a provincial push to railroad municipalities…Read More


Aug 09, 2021 / Guest / Yours To Protect

Colpoys Bay is under threat by a proposed land-based fish farm

This is a guest blog by Gwen MacGregor from Bruce Peninsula Water Watch There is a point on Bruce County Road 9 just north…Read More


Aug 04, 2021 / Climate Change Ontario / Safeguarding Freshwater

Five reasons why it's time to shut down the aging Line 5 pipeline and protect the Great Lakes

There is a 68-year-old, deteriorating pipeline running through the heart of the Great Lakes. These same lakes contain 21 percent of the world’s surface…Read More


Jul 30, 2021 / Climate Change Ontario / Yours To Protect

Communities rally across the GTA to say No More Highways

On Saturday, July 24th, communities and volunteers across the Greater Toronto Area turned out in the face of a pandemic and the threat of…Read More


Jul 30, 2021 / Safeguarding Freshwater

The 9th Canada-Ontario Great Lakes Agreement – How it stacks up against our recommendations.

Canada and Ontario recently signed an important agreement about the Great Lakes: The Canada Ontario Great Lakes Water Quality and Ecosystem Health Agreement, or…Read More


Jul 26, 2021 / Climate Change

What does a real Just Transition require from Canada?

If Summer 2021 has made anything clear, its that we can no longer deny the truth: Climate change is a present day threat, not…Read More


Jul 23, 2021 / Alberta Inquiry / Climate Change

$3.5 million and 2 years to serve up a farcical attack on Canadians’ rights to protect the environment and our future

Soon Commissioner Steve Allan will submit to the Alberta government his final report of the “The Public Inquiry into Anti-Alberta Energy Campaigns”. We’ve read…Read More


Jul 13, 2021 / Plastic Pollution

Push back against Canada’s biggest plastic polluters this Plastic Free July

It’s the 10th anniversary of Plastic Free July and we’re marking it by turning our sights on Canada’s biggest plastic polluters: the companies that…Read More