Issues

Cool Clear Water March 21-27, 2016 is Water Week in Canada. Read the article by Scott Harris talking about precious freshwater, not to be taken for granted. March 24, 2016
Reconciling Climate Change and Fossil Fuels This week the premiers and the prime minister of Canada will get together and discuss greenhouse gas emissions and climate change - the beginning of a national strategy for emission reductions. March 2, 2016
Oil and Water A new Royal Society of Canada expert panel report on the environmental impacts of crude oil in water was released in November 2015. March 1, 2016
Latest Great Lakes Climate Quarterly December 2015 Issue for the Climate Impacts and Outlook - Great Lakes Region is available February 29, 2016
Take a Walk for a Change Take part in the Global Climate March on November 29, 2015. It is the best moment to publicly show political leaders the importance of coming to a meaningful agreement in Paris. November 25, 2015
OEB Review of Energy East Ontario Energy Board has released its report on the public consultation and review of the proposed Energy East Pipeline August 23, 2015
Ontario's Climate Change Discussion Paper - 2015 Environment North submitted comments to the Ontario Ministry of the Environment and Climate discussion paper on climate change. May 1, 2015
Green Building - the Why and the How Energy efficient buildings can help reduce carbon emissions. There is growing interest in making the investment! April 26, 2015
Carbon Pricing coming soon Ontario will soon announce a carbon pricing strategy. Environment North president Graham Saunders explores some of the options. April 11, 2015
Caribou in Ontario The "State of the Wooland Caribou Resource Report" states that virtually all woodland caribou populations are in decline. February 5, 2015