Issues

Help Save Trout Lake Help the Trout Lake Campers Association keep Trout Lake free from a potential sand and gravel pit. April 21, 2018
Nuclear Waste in Northwestern Ontario The Nuclear Waste Management Organization, has narrowed down the site selection process to five communities, three of them in Northern Ontario. March 27, 2018
Caribou in the news Choosing between caribou and jobs is an outdated narrative state Julee Boan, Bruce Hyer and Dave Euler February 16, 2018
Coal plants Shutting down coal plants was not a "waste of money" but achieved a huge reduction in greenhouse gas emissions, reduced toxins and contributed to reduced smog. Former Ontario Environment Commissioner Gord Miller explains... January 20, 2018
Pipeline Proposals The Energy East Pipeline proposal has been cancelled. What is the case for the Kinder-Morgan proposal?
CARIBOU: Scientists refute forest industry claims. Learn more by reading the article by Julee Boan originally published in the Chronicle Journal. November 28, 2017
Nuclear Refurbishment Costs The Financial Accountability Office of Ontario released a report on the costs of the planned nuclear reactor refurbishments. The Ontario Clean Air Alliance points out 4 main flaws with the report. November 22, 2017
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
Studying Permafrost in a Changing Climate On October 23, 2017, Élise Devoie, originally from Thunder Bay, gave a presentation on her permafrost research. Learn more by reading her blog and the Chronicle Journal article by Kerstin Muth. November 1, 2017