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Oil sands in the journal "Nature" Wendy Palen from Simon Fraser University and colleagues warn that global impacts of oil pipelines need to be included in decision-making. June 25, 2014
Nipigon Withdraws The Township of Nipigon has decided to withdraw from the nuclear waste disposal site selection process. June 21, 2014

Food Security: It is possible Dr. Ralph Martin, from the University of Guelph, discusses how to move toward food security. June 2, 2014
Concerns about the Energy East Pipeline Project Environment North has submitted comments to the OEB. May 15, 2014
Last lump of coal On April 8th the Thunder Bay Generating Station burned its last lump of coal. Learn more in an update from the Ontario Clean Air Alliance. April 15, 2014
Though our back yard Northern communites deserve a careful evaluation of Energy East pipeline's risk versus its rewards - an article by Julee Boan April 1, 2014
Uranium Mining in Canada Learn about the concerns around uranium mining in Canada March 23, 2014
Nuclear Waste Links Websites to learn about nuclear waste issues in Ontario March 3, 2014
Climate and Greenhouse Gas Implications of Energy East A report by the Pembina Institute states that the increase in greenhouse gas emissions resulting from an Energy East pipeline would be equivalent to adding 7 million cars or negate the gains made by closing coal plants in Ontario.
Lake Superior Climate Impacts and Adaptation This report released in January 2014 summarizes the expected climatic changes for Lake Superior ecosystems. The report also outlines adaptation strategies. February 1, 2014
Mining Act missing from conference discussion Designed to enable resource extraction few laws or policies can enterfere with it. January 18, 2014
Carbon Fee and Dividend Environment North joined Citizens Climate Lobby in Ottawa to lobby Members of Parliament and discuss the merits of a Carbon Fee and Dividend. December 30, 2013

Toxins in Everyday Life First Environmental Learning and Sharing Seminar: Dr. Rick Smith discussed how toxins from everyday household products make their way inside us and the impact that they have on our health. November 13, 2013

Environmental Seminar Series Environment North announces the launch of a new Environmental Knowledge and Learning Series October 31, 2013
Local Hometown Hero Board member Graham Saunders is one of three finalist in the the 2013 Earth Day Hometown Hero Award June 11, 2013