Environment

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I write this from the train heading back from New York to Canada.  The last time I made this trip was September 2014, coming home from the Peoples’ Climate... more
climate action
Paris COP21 climate talks
COP21
climate change
GHGs
Carbon Pricing
Environment
Green Party of Canada
Elizabeth May
Canada
Please find attached the Federation of Citizens' Associations' submission regarding the proposed Urban Forest Management Plan.  We will be pleased to work... more
trees
Urban Forest Management Plan
City of Ottawa policy
City of Ottawa
Forestry department
climate change
City of Ottawa Climate Change plan 2014
Public consultation
Federation of Citizens Associations of Ottawa
Environment
Council priorities
Ottawa
Developer’s plan fails to show ‘overall benefit’ for Kanata Lakes species at risk After intensive negotiations with the provincial Ministry of Natural... more
Blanding's Turtles
Kanata
species at risk
Endangered Species Act
Kanata Lakes
KNL
South March Highlands
Environment
Ottawa
The South March Highlands (SMH) is a 10,000 year-old "wild island", currently 3x larger than Vancouver's Stanley Park, inside the City Limits of Ottawa.  It is... more
South March Highlands
sacred
urban forests
wetland
trees
natural environment
Environment
Trillium Woods
Monk Conservation Forest
Species
endangered species
Protect Endangered Species
City of Ottawa
Urban Forest Management Plan
City of Ottawa policy
Algonquin First Nations
First Nations
Algonquin Anishinaabe Grandfather William Commanda
Grandfather William Commanda
Ottawa
Pyramids
Stone Hedge
About 120 people heard speakers and singers raise their voices in support of an Indigenous vision for a waterfall and islands that the City of Ottawa, the... more
Indigenous
sacred
Algonquin
Indigenous rights
ONPoli
ottpoli
Environment
Ontario
Is it just me, or has the city become much dirtier over the past decade?  By dirty I mean garbage / debris everywhere. If you have not noticed this, I urge you... more
Clean Environment
City of Ottawa
Cleaning the Capital
Environment
Garbage
City of Ottawa policy
Jim Watson
Kevin Wylie
Marilyn Journeaux
Ottawa City Hall
Ottawa
Do you honestly think that those so-called progressive elites actually believe the words they preach?  Just this past weekend in Ottawa, David Suzuki was once... more
Environment
climate change
Carbon Tax
progressive agenda
Justin Trudeau
agenda 21
China
Dear Ms. McKenna: I am honoured that you have agreed to serve Canadians as Minister of Environment and Climate Change. We have promised Canadians a government... more
Environment
climate change
Canadian government policy
Catherine McKenna
Justin Trudeau
Here is my submission to the Spoken Word for the World poets' competition. It is my message to everyone that its high time we stop exploiting our Mother Earth... more
climate change
Mother Earth
Planet Earth
spoken word
poetry
Environment
TEK elders group continuing fight to ban aerial spraying With unflinching determination, Elders Raymond Owl of Sagamok Anishniwabek First Nation and Willie... more
Glyphosate ban
Environment
foElections 2015
rests
TEK elders
harmful effects
Wildlife
living with wildlife
butterflies
bees
birds
elxn42
elxn2015
cdnpoli
Dear Canadians, In this election much has been made of the need for anti-Harper voters to vote strategically in the federal election. The argument goes that if... more
Elections 2015
strategic voting
Vote Together
Lead Now
Ecology Ottawa
special interest groups
James O'Grady
NDP
Green Party of Canada
Liberal Party of Canada
Conservative Party of Canada
Dan Gagnier
Justin Trudeau
climate change
Environment
elxn42
elxn2015
cdnpoli
Keystone XL
Kinder Morgan
Energy East pipeline
Global Greens
TransCanada
Dear Friends: I want to express to you all how patient you have all been as I have shared and expressed opinion after opinion during this long election... more
Elections 2015
Vote Together
Religious discrimination
Health
food security
Housing
Jobs
local economy
protection
vulnerable people
Environment
cdnpoli
elxn42
elxn2015
Sustainable Economy Because tomorrow is serious business. Canada is teetering on a recession for the second time since Stephen Harper became prime minister.... more
Elections 2015
Green Party of Canada
Economy
Sustainability
Jobs
Local food
youth
Environment
climate change
elxn42
elxn2015
Dear Martha,   Thank you for organizing the launch of the Urban Tree Management Plan yesterday at Landsdowne. There are many positive features of the... more
Urban Forestry Management Plan
City of Ottawa policy
trees
Environment
urban planning
tree
Ottawa Forests
Ottawa
Growing up I was always taught to do right, even when I did wrong at times. I served in the Canadian forces for a few years and rubbed elbows with some people... more
Elections 2015
Stephen Harper
Truth
Environment
GMOs
Pollution
Health
Canadian Forces
Canadian Flag
water fluoridation
cancer
elxn42
elxn2015

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