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Map RecordBurlington Reuse Environmental Group, Yorkbury Square, Reuse Centre A nonprofit volunteer organization whose aim is to reduce the number of usable items currently going to landfill or blue box. * also accepts non-working appliances and electronics for recycling * volu ... [More] Halton Region Donation Drop Off Points ; Household Goods Donation Programs ; Leisure Equipment/Supplies Donation Programs ; Office Equipment/Supplies Donation Programs ; Recycling ; Thrift Shops ~ Environmental Issues
Map RecordBurlington. Clerks Department, Burlington Sustainable Development Committee This Committee strives to bring a sustainable development perspective to all municipal activities and services by ensuring that the principles and objectives of sustainability are reflected in city po ... [More] Burlington City/Town Clerk Offices ; Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Environmental Issues
Map RecordCanadian Environmental Law Association Community legal clinic * legal advice and assistance on environmental issues -- call for details * representation * reports * library * funded by Legal Aid Ontario Ontario Community Legal Clinics ; Legal Counselling ~ Environmental Law ; Legal Representation ~ Environmental Law ; Special Libraries ~ Environmental Issues ~ Legal Issues
Map RecordCanada. Health Canada, Ottawa, Pest Management Regulatory Agency Responsible for pesticide regulation in Canada under the authority of the Pest Control Products Act, Health Canada: * registers pesticides after a stringent, science-based evaluation * re-evaluates th ... [More] International Hazardous Materials Control ; Legislative Advocacy ~ Environmental Issues
 Conservation Halton, Burlington - Mailing Address, Public Education/Outreach Programs Conservation Halton Public Education Programs Raptor Encounters Stream of Dreams Yellow Fish Road Halton Forest Festival Forestry and Tree Planting : Landowner Tree Planting School Ground Greening Man ... [More] Halton Region - Mississauga, Hamilton and Wellington Environment Volunteer Opportunities ; Environmental Beautification ; Land Conservation ; Outdoor Environmental Education ; Plant Conservation ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Environmental Issues ; Wildlife Appreciation Societies ~ Elementary School Students ; Wildlife Exhibitions
 Conservation Halton, Burlington - Mailing Address, School Programs Offers a variety of school programs at either Mountsberg or Crawford Lake Conservation areas: Preschool Field trips : Mountsberg Nature Play Owlet Prowl Maple Syrup Time! Crawford Lake Tellabrations P ... [More] Halton Region - Mississauga, Hamilton and Wellington Nature Centres/Walks ~ Youth ~ Students ; Sightseeing/Guided Tours ~ Youth ~ Environmental Issues ; Snowshoeing ~ Elementary School Students ; Snowshoeing ~ High School Students ; Wildlife Appreciation Societies ~ Youth ~ Students
 Conservation Halton, Burlington - Mailing Address, Youth Group Programs Offers a variety of programs to youth groups at either Mountsberg or Crawford Lake Conservation areas: Mountsberg : Owl Prowl Birds of Prey SPLASH Instincts for Survival Snowshoe Adventure Crawford La ... [More] Halton Region - Mississauga, Hamilton and Wellington Nature Centres/Walks ~ Youth ; Sightseeing/Guided Tours ~ Youth ~ Environmental Issues ; Snowshoeing ~ Youth ; Wildlife Appreciation Societies ~ Youth ; Wildlife Exhibitions
Map RecordConservation Halton, Campbellville - Mountsberg Conservation Area, Conservation Land & Recreational Trails A protected nature area with 16 km of hiking, mountain biking and cross-country ski trails. Offers: * wildlife centre, outdoor education and interpretive centre open year round * Visitor Centre * bird ... [More] Halton Region ; Hamilton ; Mississauga ; Wellington Day Camps ; Hiking ; Land Conservation ; Meeting Space ; Sleigh Rides ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Environmental Issues
Map RecordConservation Halton, Milton - Crawford Lake Conservation Area, Conservation Land & Recreational Trails A 232 hectare park on the Niagara Escarpment in Milton. Offers: * Nassagaweya Canyon Interpretive Lookout * reconstructed Iroquoian village & heritage site * 19 km of hiking, snowshoeing and cross cou ... [More] Halton Region ; Hamilton ; Mississauga ; Wellington Hiking ; Historic Preservation ~ Aboriginal Communities ; Land Conservation ; Meeting Space ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Environmental Issues ; Watershed Conservation
Map RecordCredit Valley Conservation, Limehouse Conservation Area, Conservation Land & Recreational Trails Limehouse Conservation Area provides access to the following activities and features: * Bruce Trail * dog walking (leashed dogs, only) * bird watching * photography * Credit River * restored limestone ... [More] Halton Hills Hiking ; Land Conservation ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Environmental Issues
Map RecordCredit Valley Conservation, Silver Creek Conservation Area, Conservation Land & Recreational Trails Silver Creek Conservation Area provides access to the following activities and features: * Bruce Trail * bird watching * photography * Niagara Escarpment * dog walking (leashed dogs only) Halton Hills Hiking ; Land Conservation ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Environmental Issues
Map RecordCredit Valley Conservation, Terra Cotta Conservation Area, Conservation Land & Recreational Trails Terra Cotta Conservation Area provides access to the following activities and features: * Yoga in the Park program * trails * bird watching * photography * family programs * Outdoor Education programs ... [More] Caledon (Town of) ; Erin ; Halton Hills Fishing ; Hiking ; Ice Skating ; Land Conservation ; Meeting Space ; Physical Fitness ; Skiing ; Snowshoeing ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Environmental Issues ; Wedding Related Services ~ Meeting Space
Map RecordCredit Valley Conservation, Restoration and Stewardsip, Conservation Youth Corps, Conservation Youth Corps The Conservation Youth Corps (CYC) is a program of Credit Valley Conservation that engages youth in meaningful conservation and environmental stewardship projects throughout the Credit River watershed ... [More] Erin ; Halton Hills ; Orangeville ; Peel Region Environmental Beautification ~ Adolescents ; Outdoor Environmental Education ~ Adolescents ; Youth Community Service Programs ~ Environmental Issues
 Dads Against Dirty Air, No Physical Address A parent-led resource for schools and community groups, aimed at reduction of air pollution from vehicles for health and safety and reducing impact on climate change. Brantford ; Greater Toronto Area ; Halton Region ; London ; Peel Region ; Waterloo ; other communities as requested by parents/teachers, school boards and donors * other areas in Canada on an advisory level to help promote the message Issue Advocacy ~ Environmental Issues
Map RecordEarth Day Canada Environmental action organization * public awareness and educational programs * volunteer opportunities * award programs and grants for environmental projects EcoKids -- educational website for teache ... [More] Canada Environmental Improvement Groups ; Internet Information Resources ~ Elementary School Students ~ Environmental Issues ; Leadership Development ~ Young Adults ~ Environmental Issues ; Student Financial Aid ~ High School Students ~ Environmental Issues ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Environmental Issues
Map RecordGreenpeace Canada Environmental action organization * political lobbying, public education and campaigns, environmental advocacy Canada Environmental Improvement Groups ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Environmental Issues
Map RecordHalton Environmental Network, Queen Elizabeth Park Community & Cultural Centre Programs: Greening Sacred Spaces Halton-Peel chapter: * assists faith communities in taking concrete steps to creating a more sustainable and energy efficient place of worship and to educate members o ... [More] Halton Region Environmental Improvement Groups ; Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Environmental Issues
Map RecordHalton. Legislative and Planning Services Department, Ecological and Environmental Advisory Committee A group of citizen volunteers who provide technical advice on matters and issues affecting Halton's natural environment. * members have an interest in the environment and technical expertise in one or ... [More] Halton Region Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Environmental Issues
Map RecordLung Association (The), Toronto - Head Office, Air Quality A program that offers a number of suggestions to help the public take simple actions that will improve air quality in and around the home. * participants will find there are many things they can do to ... [More] Ontario Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Environmental Issues
Map RecordNiagara Escarpment Commission, Guelphview Square The Commission fulfills the following responsibilities: * to promote the objectives of the Niagara Escarpment Plan * to process and make decisions on development permit applications * to review and co ... [More] Central Ontario ; Southwestern Ontario Land Conservation ~ Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ; Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Environmental Issues
Map RecordOakville. Community Development Commission, Oakville Town Hall, Municipal Growth-Related Development Focuses on all growth-related development including the review, approval and inspection functions for all new development. Subdivision Agreement Process: * preparing subdivision agreements, administer ... [More] Oakville Building and Safety ; Land Use Planning and Regulation Services ; Land Use Planning and Regulation Services ~ Environmental Issues
Map RecordOakville. Environmental Policy Department, Oakville Town Hall Active in many educational programs and initiatives concerning promotion of Environmental Strategic Plan through projects including: * energy conservation * air quality * heat and smog response * anti ... [More] Oakville City Departments/Offices ~ Environmental Issues
 Oakvillegreen Conservation Association, Oakville - Nipigon Dr - Mailing Address Goals: * to ensure human health and the health of the environment is protected * to have all levels of government adopt sustainability as their guiding principle * to ensure that the bio-diversity of ... [More] Oakville Environmental Improvement Groups ; Nature Centres/Walks ; Outdoor Environmental Education ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Environmental Issues ; Wildlife Safety Education
Map RecordOntario. Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change, Public Information Centre Information and publications on environment and energy issues such as waste reduction, pollution, energy conservation, air monitoring, water quality Ontario ; Toronto (City of) Special Libraries ~ Energy Conservation Issues ; Special Libraries ~ Environmental Issues
Map RecordOntario. Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change, Spills Action Centre Emergency service * monitoring of spills and coordination of emergency response * anonymous pollution reporting by phone or email * also deals with other environmental emergencies that occur after reg ... [More] Ontario ; Toronto (City of) Disaster Response Services ~ Environmental Issues ; Environmental Hazards Cleanup ; Environmental Hazards Evaluation ; Environmental Hazards Reporting ; Hazardous Materials Emergency Advisories ; Provincial/Territorial Emergency Management Organizations ~ Environmental Issues
Map RecordOntario. Ministry of Energy Priority is to ensure that Ontario's electricity needs are met in a sustainable manner by developing renewable energy sources and fostering a conservation-oriented culture. * The Ministry also has leg ... [More] Ontario Categorical Program Administrative Units ~ Economic Issues ; Categorical Program Administrative Units ~ Environmental Issues
Map RecordOntario. Ministry of Natural Resources, Natural Resources Information Centre The Centre serves both the public and government via phone, internet and email. * provides information and publications on Ontario fish, wildlife, forestry, lands and waters and provincial parks * pro ... [More] Ontario Maps ; Provincial Government Information Lines ~ Environmental Issues
 Protect Our Water and Environmental Resources, Mailing Address P.O.W.E.R.'s projects include: * Engaging Youth in the Environment for Sustainability (EYES), providing an opportunity for local students and the community to participate in the restoration of nature ... [More] Halton North ; Halton South Land Conservation ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Environmental Issues