Read our June Bulletin

Jun 28 2019

Yellow lady slipper orchid. Photo taken at Bruce County (McGregor Point) in June 2019 (Photo: Theresa McClenaghan/CELA)

In this issue:

News & Activities:

  • Legal Aid Ontario funding decision for CELA
  • Bill 108 from an environmental lens
  • National Housing Strategy Act receives Royal Assent
  • Parliament passes the Impact Assessment Act
  • Increasing penalties for polluters in Ontario
  • Strengthening Ontario's policies on aggregate resources
  • Great Lakes protection plan proposed to Environment and Climate Change Canada
  • Improving the federal-provincial Great Lakes agreement
  • Nuclear regulator revises approach after public expressed concerns
  • Calling for political leaders to ensure clean and safe drinking water
  • Accessing public information in advance of Great Lakes forums
  • Healthy Schools Day highlights risks of diesel bus emissions
  • New library website features Canada’s environmental history


  • Winning the Lake Erie Bill of Rights (Webinar)

On the CELA Blog

  • Help from RentSafe for tenants dealing with mould
  • Canada’s Impact Assessment Act: A public interest perspective
  • Declining environmental oversight in Ontario’s North
  • Water, Waste, Wildlife: Canada’s Environment Week 2019