Safeguarding Freshwater / Oct 04, 2016

Water for sale: Why Ontario needs to change the rules for water bottlers

Bottled water has been a hot topic in Ontario lately. In response, Premier Kathleen Wynne has tasked Environment Minister Glen Murray with reviewing the…Read More

Safeguarding Freshwater / Aug 02, 2016

New video turns Lake Erie algal blooms into a slime monster

Ghostbusters may be back on the big screen, but this summer, the biggest, meanest, slimiest monster can be found on Lake Erie. Today, we…Read More

Safeguarding Freshwater / Jul 11, 2016

Summer algal blooms are the new normal for Lake Erie

Last week, the U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration announced their 2016 algal bloom forecast for Lake Erie. Experts say 2016 will be a…Read More

Blue Flag / May 19, 2016

Blue Flags coast-to-coast: Summer is almost here

  With longer days, and warmer weather, Canadians are daydreaming about that perfect beach vacation, or much-anticipated boating adventure. And we have some good…Read More

Blue Flag / Apr 11, 2016

Blue Flag, a reminder of the great transformation of Bluffer’s Park Beach

Behind each Blue Flag flying at a Canadian beach or marina, there’s a story. For Bluffer’s Park Beach in Toronto, it’s a story about…Read More