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Sierra Club of Canada
Work on matters of public policy and environmental awareness.
Canada should ban bee killing pesticides now
May 6, 2013
Sierra Club Canada is calling on the federal government to follow the lead of the European Union and take action to protect at-risk bee populations by banning three neonicotinoid pesticides.
colony collapse disorder
Restore Our Water International applauds International Joint Commission advice
May 1, 2013
IJC advises governments to investigate installation of flow reduction structures in the St. Clair River to respond to the ongoing low water crisis across the middle and upper Great Lakes.
Making an informed decision about Line 9
April 27, 2013
I think everyone can agree an informed decision is better than uninformed decision when it comes to a major pipeline project that cuts across the water supply for a lot of people in Ontario.
Great Lakes "do nothing" plan unacceptable
April 17, 2013
The plan does not include any distinct actions to remedy persistent low water levels on Lakes Michigan and Huron, including Georgian Bay, which are significantly lower than the other Great Lakes.
New study confirms government misled public on environmental assessment 'delays'
April 5, 2013
We now have clear evidence there were no excessive delays and absolutely no need to gut Canada's environmental protection laws, which took us 35 years to build.
Why Montreal should pass a resolution calling on Quebec to ban uranium mining
March 25, 2013
Montreal should see it in its best interests to pass the resolution against uranium mining that has been sent to municipalities by Mayor Gaëtan Ruest of Amqui, who is trained as an engineer.
Bad news: Arctic icecap cracking up
March 11, 2013
The Arctic region of our planet acts as a climatic air conditioner, and the air conditioner is conking out. We have a problem Houston.
How far we have come
February 22, 2013
The 40 000 people who rallied in Washington DC to encourage President Obama to reject the Keystone XL pipeline have got me thinking about where the tar sands movement has "come from."
There is a new tar sands pipeline in town and it goes right through Ontario and Quebec
February 4, 2013
By allowing tar sands crude to be shipped through Line 9, Ontario will be helping the tar sands industry expand.
Time to leave Fantasy Island; Climate 2.0 is here and queer
November 16, 2012
Until the meteorologists get real and throw out their obsolete models, they’ll keep predicting nonsense.
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