Are you looking for a fun and safe option to introduce your kids to camp activities and an opportunity to spend time outdoors together as a family? 241 more words
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The Glasscos have consistently been ahead of their time.
Before organic farming was certified, they were growing crops without pesticides. Before downtowners had ever heard of the Oak Ridges Moraine, they had already put a conservation easement on their 121 hectares to protect the flora and fauna forever. 521 more words
The Greenbelt Alliance wants better protection for the ecologically sensitive area, which remains at risk from sprawl, mega-highways and contaminated soil.
SOUTHERN ONTARIO’S 7,200 square kilometre Greenbelt and the prime farmland and headwaters it contains remain at significant risk from expanding urban development despite protective legislation in place for a decade. 538 more words
Vanessa Lu — Toronto Star — November 15, 2014
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Wind energy may be green, but opponents of a proposed wind farm on the Oak Ridges Moraine worry that five giant turbines will damage the environmentally sensitive area.
Tip o’ the hat to D. Wrightman for this article.
Maude Barlow and Cindy Sutch — Toronto Star — July 7, 2014
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The provincial government should revoke its approval of a wind project on the Oak Ridges Moraine and stop allowing development to take precedence over the protection of our water.