Nov 18th, 2014
From Maude Barlow Council of Canadians I have big news to share with you this morning. Internal company documents leaked by Greenpeace just hours ago reveal oil giant TransCanada has teamed up with the world’s largest public relations firm, Edelman, to smear the Council of Canadians and build p...
Nov 18th, 2014
from Cheryl Anderson Prince Edward County Field Naturalists On Dec 8-9, PECFN will be defending the Environmental Review Tribunal (ERT) ruling that overturned the Ministry of the Environment’s approval of the Gilead wind turbine project. We are appealing to the Appeal Court of Ontario because, subseq...
Nov 11th, 2014
Experimental Lakes Area researcher Michael Rennie speaks to CBC’s As It Happens CBC News The federal government is hurting itself by not letting its scientists speak, says a researcher at the Experimental Lakes Area research station in Northern Ontario. Up until recently, the research station ...
Nov 5th, 2014
Protecting Ontario Against Invasive Species Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry news release Ontario is taking action to protect communities from invasive species through prevention, early detection, rapid response and eradication of invasive species in the province. Today, Ontario will re-in...
Oct 6th, 2014
Environment Walk on Sunday October 19 at 3 pm – 5pm From Climate Action Now – Barrie Meadow Mouse Trail 2234 George Johnston Rd Minesing, Ontario L0L 1Y0 Canada Google map and directions CONTACT Adam Ballah · firstname.lastname@example.org On this walk we will learn about the important ecological role...
Sep 29th, 2014
Opportunity to ‘develop sustainably’ must be seized, WWF director says By Tom Miles, Thomson Reuters The world populations of fish, birds, mammals, amphibians and reptiles fell overall by 52 per cent between 1970 and 2010, far faster than previously thought, the World Wildlife Fund said ...
Jul 6th, 2014
Letter to the Toronto Star July 6 2014 Re: Pollinators in peril, Editorial June 29 Right on. I applaud you for the editorial. However, not only the bees are threatened with extinction. Add to that list the Monarch Butterflies, the soil micro-flora of our best agricultural lands and the vast aquatic s...