‘It’s an important election’: Wilmot Township civic groups hope voters will prioritize environment in provincial election – Advice Eating

On April 30, protesters rallied during the grand opening of incumbent MPP Mike Harris’ new campaign office. In 2021, Wilmot Township committed to reducing greenhouse gas emissions to 50 percent by 2030. With provincial elections just weeks away, civic groups in the community shared their thoughts on how their vote will impact the environmental issues … Read more

Doug Ford’s grim assessment of the environment and climate change – Advice Eating

With increasingly gloomy predictions from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, Ontario residents will want to reflect on decisions related to the environment and climate change when they vote on June 2nd. The key features of Progressive Conservative leader Doug Ford’s environmental performance are well known: dismantling the previous administration’s climate change strategy; a battle … Read more

Environmental groups tear up new caribou protection agreement between Ontario and Ottawa – Advice Eating

A new five-year deal between the federal government and Ontario to protect the province’s hard-pressed caribou is a “spectacular failure for the species,” environmental groups say. Ottawa and the province reached the agreement last week, with both calling it “key to managing caribou recovery” that also takes into account the economy. But several environmental groups … Read more