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© Lora Denis
We received deeply disappointing news on May 28, 2015 that has galvanized us in the continued fight to protect Ontario’s wild species. Ontario’s Divisional Court upheld a provincial regulation that exempts major industries from the protection of the Endangered Species Act and allows them to kill species at-risk and destroy their habitat.
As Ontario Nature members and supporters, the protection of Ontario’s endangered species is very dear to your hearts. We want you to know that we are not about to give up. We are considering all of our options, including an appeal of the court’s decision.
We will continue to fight for the protection and recovery of species at risk in Ontario in many ways, including the following:
To learn more about the Ontario Divisional Court decision and how you can help, please visit our website or call our member relations coordinator at 1-800-440-2366 ext. 233.
The creeping destruction of the natural world is the biggest threat to health and life that we face. Keep the struggle to protect nature alive and on the front page.