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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] City/Town Clerk Offices ; Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Environmental Issues Burlington
Map RecordBurlington Reuse Environmental Group, 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 * vol ... [More] Appliance Donation Programs ; Book/Magazine Donation Programs ; Electronic Waste Recycling ; Electronics/Small Appliance Donation Programs ; Furniture/Home Furnishings Donation Programs ; Kitchenware Donation Programs ; Thrift Shops ~ Environmental Issues Halton Region
Map RecordCanada. Environment Canada, Head Office Environment Canada's mandate is to preserve and enhance the quality of the natural environment * conserve Canada's renewable resources * conserve and protect Canada's water resources * forecast daily ... [More] Categorical Program Administrative Units ~ Environmental Issues Canada
 Citizens 4 Clean Air A broad coalition of concerned volunteer citizens in Oakville and Mississauga committed to raising public awareness regarding air quality. 
* opposed to locating power plants unreasonably close to ho ... [More]
Issue Advocacy ~ Environmental Issues ; Neighbourhood Improvement Groups Mississauga ; Oakville
Map RecordConservation Halton, Crawford Lake Conservation Area A 232 hectare park on the Niagara Escarpment in Milton. 
* Nassagaweya Canyon Interpretive Lookout  
* reconstructed Iroquoian village & heritage site 
* 19 km of hiking, snowshoeing and c ... [More]
Environmental Issues ; Historic Preservation ~ Aboriginal Communities ; Land Conservation ; Meeting Space ; Recreational Trails ; Watershed Conservation Halton Region - Mississauga, Hamilton, Wellington
Map RecordConservation Halton, Hilton Falls Conservation Area A 645 hectare park on the Niagara Escarpment in Milton with a variety of geological and wetland features including a geological pot hole and beaver meadow. 
* 33 km of hiking, mountain biki ... [More]
Environmental Issues ; Historic House Museums ; Land Conservation ; Recreational Trails Halton Region - Peel, Hamtilon and Puslinch
Map RecordConservation Halton, Mountsberg Conservation Area A protected nature area with 16 km of hiking, mountain biking and cross-country ski trails. 
* wildlife centre, outdoor education and interpretive centre open year round  
* Visitor Centre ... [More]
Day Camps ; Environmental Issues ; Land Conservation ; Meeting Space ; Recreational Trails Halton Region - Mississauga, Hamilton and Wellington
Map RecordConservation Halton, Tree Planting and Forest Management Programs Conservation Halton and Trees Ontario provide financial assistance to eligible landowners to encourage tree planting and forest conservation in Conservation Halton's watershed. Tree Planting * promote ... [More] Environmental Issues ; Land Conservation ; Plant Conservation Halton Region - Hamilton
 Dads Against Dirty Air A parent-led grassroots charitable organization, acting as a resource for schools and community groups, aimed at reduction of air pollution from idling buses and cars at schools and in the community f ... [More] Issue Advocacy ~ Environmental Issues 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
Map RecordEarth Day Canada A national environmental charity that provides Canadians with practical knowledge, tools, and simple actions to support a healthier environment through year-round, award-winning programs. 
Education ... [More]
Community Celebrations/Festivals ~ Environmental Issues ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Environmental Issues Canada
Map RecordHalton. Legislative and Planning Services Department, Planning Services, 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 ... [More]
Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Environmental Issues Halton Region
Map RecordHalton Environmental Network A network of 45 environmental non-profit groups operating in Halton Region. 
* maintains a non-advocacy position 
* supports and enhances the capacity of its member groups by making conne ... [More]
Environmental Improvement Groups ; Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Environmental Issues Halton Region
Map RecordHalton Sportsmen's Association A private men's outdoors club that is a member of many wildlife federations and is involved in conservation projects and community fundraising.  
Men's Social Clubs ~ Environmental Issues Halton North
Map RecordLung Association (The), Air Quality We have 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 improve the q ... [More] Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Environmental Issues Ontario
Map RecordNiagara Escarpment Commission The Niagara Escarpment Planning and Development Act and the Commission provide for the maintenance of the Niagara Escarpment and land in its vicinity substantially as a continuous natural environment ... [More] Land Conservation ~ Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ; Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Environmental Issues Ontario - South Central
Map RecordOakville. Environmental Policy Department Active in many educational programs and initiatives concerning promotion of Environmental Strategic Plan through projects including:  
* energy conservation * air quality * heat and smog response * an ... [More]
Administrative Entities ~ Environmental Issues Oakville
Map RecordOakville. Planning and Development Division, Development Engineering Department Focuses on all growth-related development including the review, approval and inspection functions for all new development. 
Subdivision Agreement Process: 
* preparing subdivision agreements, admini ... [More]
Building and Safety ; Land Use Planning and Regulation Services ; Land Use Planning and Regulation Services ~ Environmental Issues Oakville
 Oakvillegreen Conservation Association A non-profit, non-partisan environmental organization working to ensure Oakville becomes healthy and sustainable by being the community's strongest voice for responsible planning that values, protects ... [More] Environmental Improvement Groups ; Environmental Issues ; Wildlife Safety Education Oakville
Map RecordOntario. Ministry of Energy Works with many partners inside and outside government to develop the electricity generation, transmission and other energy-related facilities that help power our province. 
* top priority is ensuring ... [More]
Categorical Program Administrative Units ~ Economic Issues ; Categorical Program Administrative Units ~ Environmental Issues Ontario
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 
* ... [More]
Maps ; Provincial Government Information Lines ~ Environmental Issues Ontario
Map RecordOntario. Ministry of the Environment, Public Information Centre * distributes a wide variety of publications and brochures on environmental issues, including pesticides 
* processes requests for technical documents and literature by mail, phone, and internet  
* d ... [More]
Printed Materials ~ Environmental Issues Ontario
 Protect Our Water and Environmental Resources P.O.W.E.R. is a nonprofit, community-based organization whose focus is on proactive approaches and projects for protection of water, environmental resources, ecology, and the Niagara Escarpment Biosph ... [More] Land Conservation ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Environmental Issues Halton North ; Halton South