The Ecojustice Blog
Proposed pipeline liability regime steps in the right direction, but leaves too much wiggle room for polluters.
Why a national carbon tax could be a simple, transparent and effective way to address climate change.
Today (December 10) is Human Rights Day. And at Ecojustice, we believe that environmental rights are human rights.
Ecojustice lawyer Laura Bowman explains how she's helping the South Lake Simcoe Naturalists save important wetlands like the North Gwillimbury Forest.
Learn why stricter requirements for taking water from the Great Lakes Basin will help "protect and restore the integrity" of this important resource.
Ecojustice lawyer Kaitlyn Mitchell explains the Federal Court's decision on the Darlington Nuclear Refurbishment. She also shares an update on the Darlington Nuclear New Build case.
Ecojustice articling student Kristen Sivertz looks at Ontario's plan to restrict the use of neonicotinoid pesticides, which have been identified as a key factor in the decline of bees.
Not-so-fun fact: There are 80,000 inactive wells in Alberta, nearly half of which fail to meet regulatory standards
Lawyer Kaitlyn Mitchell reflects on a trip to Harrietsfield, Nova Scotia, where she's helping residents battle groundwater contamination from a construction and demolition recycling facility.
The right to a healthy environment in Canada is a big idea whose time has finally come.
Exciting news coming out of Ottawa: An Environmental Bill of Rights is on the table.
Find out what's new in a lawsuit challenging the Ontario government's weakening of the Endangered Species Act. Ecojustice lawyer Lara Tessaro shares what the government wants to prevent the court from hearing.
Access to clean water is one of our most basic human needs. That's why we need to do a better job of protecting Canada's freshwater resources.
Ontario Ministry of Environment drops investigation into 2013 chemical leak.
Ecojustice executive director Devon Page on how we can revolutionize the way we protect people and the places we love.
Find out what's new in the case to protect Ron Plain and Ada Lockridge from industrial air pollution in Chemical Valley, located in Sarnia, Ontario.
Use EnviroHansard to search parliamentary debates about the environment by date, Member of Parliament, text content or category.
Ecojustice lawyers help community groups, local residents launch Federal Court challenge over coal transport
Proposed federal legislation for the Rouge National Urban Park would weaken environmental protection in the Rouge River Valley.
The Species at Risk Act is strong on paper, but needs increased funding to be effective on the ground