Great Lakes Protection Act

CELA, along with of an alliance of environmental groups celebrated the Ontario government’s passage in 2015 of the Great Lakes Protection Act, 2015 which addresses some of the biggest problems facing the Great Lakes such as water pollution, wetland loss, and algal blooms. The new law will allow the government to set science-based targets to address the most severe threats to the Great Lakes and empower local groups to develop solutions to protect their community’s water.

Nov 22 2017

S’inspirant du modèle américain, Maires, gens d’affaire et groupes citoyens unis pour demander d’accroître et d’accélérer la protection des Grands Lacs et du Saint - Laurent

Nov 22 2017

Mayors, Businesses and NGOs in Ottawa to call for increased investment to protect the Great Lakes and St. Lawrence GLRI-type process proposed to Environment and Climate Change Minister
Title:Letter Re: Nomination of Radionuclides as a Chemical of Mutual Concern under the GLWQA

Letter from 110 environmental, health and other advocacy groups to Environment and Climate Change Canada and the US Environmental Protection Agency

Resource Type:Letter
Content:Download PDF file
# of Pages:11
Date authored:March 2, 2016
Author Organization:110 environmental, health and other advocacy groups
Title:Federal Environmental Law Priorities: Letter to Opposition Party Leaders
Resource Type:Letter
Content:Download PDF file
Date authored:November 12, 2015
Publication number:1038
Author/s:Theresa McClenaghan
Author Organization:CELA

Oct 07 2015

Environmental groups celebrate the Passage of the Great Lakes Protection Act
Title:Letter to Standing Committee Chair re: Great Lakes Protection Act - Bill 66
Resource Type:Letter
Content:Download PDF file
# of Pages:3
Date authored:September 24, 2015
Publication number:1032
Author/s:Fe de Leon
Author Organization:CELA
Title:Submission to the Standing Committee on General Government - Recommendations re: Amendments to Bill 66 – Proposed Great Lakes Protection Act
Resource Type:Letter
Content:Download PDF file
# of Pages:10
Date authored:September 24, 2015
Publication number:1031
Author/s:Theresa McClenaghan and 5 others
Author Organization:CELA and 5 other organizations
Title:Joint Letter To Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne re Proposed Great Lakes Protection Act
Resource Type:Letter
Content:Download PDF file
# of Pages:4
Date authored:June 13, 2014
Publication number:1000
Author/s:Theresa McClenaghan, Anastasia Lintner, Nancy Goucher
Author Organization:Canadian Environmental Law Association, Ecojustice, Environmental Defence
Title:Detailed prioritized recommendations regarding amendments to Bill 6 (proposed Great Lakes Protection Act)

Submission to the Standing Committee on Regulations and Private Bills

Resource Type:Presentation, Report
Content:Download PDF file
# of Pages:17
Date authored:November 20, 2013
Author/s:Theresa McClenaghan, Kevin Rich, Anastasia Lintner, Tim Gray
Author Organization:Canadian Environmental Law Association, Ducks Unlimited Canada, Ecojustice, Environmental Defence as part of the Great Lakes Protection Alliance and endorsed by 23 additional organizations
Title:Detailed Prioritized Amendments to Bill 6 (proposed Great Lakes Protection Act) Supplemental Submissions

EBR Registry Number 011-6461

Resource Type:Letter
Content:Download PDF file
# of Pages:16
Date authored:April 26, 2013
Publication number:898
Author Organization:CELA, Ecojustice and 21 other organizations
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