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June 10, 2021–The Coalition for the West Credit River
West Credit River brook trout © Steve Noakes
The Coalition for the West Credit River is fighting to protect a sensitive wild brook trout population in the West Credit River. It is threatened by the proposed Erin Wastewater ...
July 21, 2020–Ontario Nature Staff
Tufted titmouse © Bill McDonald
Bill 197 unravels environmental protections, including the following: Bill 197 made substantial amendments to the Environmental Assessment Act (EAA). As a result, no types of industrial or development projects will ...
July 16, 2020–Anne Bell
Sewage and shoreline pollution © Viv Lynch CC BY-NC-ND 2.0
On July 8, the Government of Ontario introduced an omnibus bill (Bill 197) which proposes to amend 20 pieces of legislation with minimum debate in the Legislature and no public ...
September 14, 2013–Julia Zarankin
pectoral sandpiper © Peter Massas
One of the charms of birding is the amount of time one ends up spending at sewage lagoons. Peculiar, verging on toxic smells aside, sewage lagoons offer some of the ...