Community Resilience

Citizen Participation: Bill 4 and Bill 66 Public participation is important and can make a difference. Read the article by board members Karen Peterson and Graham Saunders March 14, 2019
What Makes People Care? What motivates people to make changes? Read the article by board member Scott Harris November 1, 2018
Wendell Beckwith Film Project Join Environment North in supporting this film project about the life of Wendell Beckwith. View the GOFUNDME video for more details. August 25, 2018
Help Save Trout Lake Help the Trout Lake Campers Association keep Trout Lake free from a potential sand and gravel pit. April 21, 2018
Oil and Fresh Water New research at the Experimental Lakes Area is studying the impact of oil spills in fresh water. November 20, 2017
Act or be Acted Upon Dr. Laxer's new report outlines how the Alberta Tar Sands oil production can be phased out by 2040. November 11, 2017
Some implications of Bill 139 - Land Use Decisions This article by Karen Peterson discusses resource capacity of local planning boards for assessing complex social and environmental impacts of resource extraction proposals. September 1, 2017
The Price of Power in Ontario Learn more about the role of nuclear power in Ontario electricity rate increases: article, reports, and A PETITION TO CLOSE THE AGING PICKERING NUCLEAR POWER PLANT June 6, 2017
GRAVEL PITS AND LOCAL PLANNING BOARDS A local controversy regarding a gravel pit highlights concerns surrounding decision-making by local planning boards for projects that can have major impacts for nearby residents and the environment. May 22, 2017
Precious Water Board member Scott Harris asks,"How much usuable water do we have?" April 21, 2017