Action Alerts

Wed 25 Jan 2012

The Harper Government wants to gut the Canadian Environmental Assessment Act.

Tell the Conservatives that Canada’s environment matters – and environmental laws matter.

Tell Prime Minister Harper, Environment Minister Kent, and Natural Resources Minister Oliver we won’t accept shoddy “streamlined” public reviews and destructive megaprojects – even if they change the law to allow them to proceed.

Fri 28 Oct 2011

The Canadian Environmental Network (RCEN) needs your support to continue providing a voice to 640 community organizations that conserve and enhance our country’s natural environment. DonatePlease consider making a secure online contribution and appealing for the restoration of our 34-year financing arrangement with Environment Canada.

Wed 3 Aug 2011

Climate Action Network Canada (CAN Canada) is seeking high-level sign-on from organizations across the country for this letter to Environment Minister Peter Kent (below).

Wed 4 May 2011

WHEREAS, Environmental Sensitivities is a painful, chronic condition and can develop in people of all ages, often following either a single massive exposure or repeated low level exposures to chemicals commonly released into the environment;

WHEREAS, the condition of Environmental Sensitivities may be initiated and its symptoms may be triggered by common chemicals, foods, and medications;

Wed 2 Mar 2011

Ontario Nature would like you to help spread the word about its Biodiversity Charter. Their goal is to generate 10,000 signatures by May 22, 2011 to get the federal, provincial and municipal governments to take action and stop the loss of Ontario's biological diversity by 2020. Help them save Ontario's biodiversity for today and tomorrow by signing and spreading the word about Ontario Nature's Biodiversity Charter.

  • Ontario's biological diversity is in danger with more than 200 plants and animals now at-risk.
Wed 16 Feb 2011

Do you have an interest in clean and healthy lakes and rivers?

If so, we would like you to join with us from March 14 to 22 as we celebrate Healthy Rivers, Living Lakes during our inaugural Canada Water Week!

Wed 26 Jan 2011

Recently, The Big Wild conservation movement launched a campaign to protect the Magpie River, one of the last great wild rivers in Québec. Conservationists worldwide value the Magpie River for its ecological diversity and huge tourist potential.

Wed 26 Jan 2011

Happy New Year!

Let's kick-start 2011 by getting the government to end tax breaks to dirty fuels!

We are only weeks away from the 2011 federal budget and the federal government continues to give billions of dollars in tax breaks to the companies producing oil and gas in Canada. Analysis shows a total of $1.4 billion per year in federal tax breaks alone, with a disproportionate share going to dirty fuels such as the Alberta Tar Sands.

Thu 9 Dec 2010

Bill C-469, the Canadian Environmental Bill of Rights. is currently before the House of Commons Standing Committee on Environment and Sustainable Development. Unfortunately, this important bill is being stalled in the Committee by some of its members.

Environmental rights are recognized in 170 countries around the world, and are enshrined in legislation in the Yukon, the Northwest Territories, Ontario and Quebec.

Tue 19 Oct 2010

Taseko Mines Limited is seeking federal approval to open a gold-copper mine near Williams Lake, B.C. This project anticipates the complete destruction of one of the province's most important family recreation fishing lakes known as Teztan Biny (Fish Lake).

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