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1000 strong voices taking a powerful stand for the Arctic

Blog entry by Ethan Gilbert | September 16, 2014

This week the International Declaration on the Future of the Arctic has reached a milestone of 1000 influential signatories from all walks of life and all corners of our planet. The document, a ten point charter for environmental...

Ontario nature shines a spotlight on caribou forest

Blog entry by Shane Moffatt, Forest Campaigner | September 15, 2014

Last week our friends over at Ontario Nature released a short video to inform the public of a vital piece of caribou habitat threatened by Resolute Forest Products. This pristine area, known as the St. Raphael Signature Site and...

Who doesn't want you to have solar panels on your roof?

Blog entry by Keith Stewart | September 15, 2014

Who wouldn’t want you to put solar panels on their roof that provide power at a lower cost than what you’d pay your local utility? Coal and gas companies, that’s who, and they are working hard to hold back what the big banks are...

FSC makes big strides

Blog entry by Judy Rodrigues | September 12, 2014

This week, Greenpeace has been squirreled away in meetings with members of the FSC's General Assembly, the membership body that makes decisions about how FSC is governed. To be frank, we've been pretty critical of FSC over the last few...

Volunteer Spotlight: Toronto's Eleanor Evans

Blog entry by aspa tzaras | September 12, 2014

Eleanor Evans Wednesday Office Volunteer and Activist in Toronto Eleanor is a longstanding and outstanding volunteer with Greenpeace Canada! Over the years she has taken on a variety roles from administration, education,...

Join Ice Ride and defend the Arctic

Blog entry by Natalie Caine | September 11, 2014 2 comments

Last week was an inspiring one. We shared the amazing news that three quarters of the world want an Arctic Sanctuary and thousands of people went to new heights to show their love for the Arctic. People climbed atop the Great Wall of...

The Arctic is worth fighting for

Blog entry by Yeb Saño | September 11, 2014

As I witness with my own eyes the sublime and spectacular beauty of the Arctic, I realize that we live on a deeply interconnected planet. What happens all over the world affects this region in seriously profound and intricate ways.

To change everything we need everyone

Blog entry by Sarah Wilbore | September 10, 2014

This month, on September 21st, heads of state are going to New York City for a historic summit on climate change.   This month is our chance to take action. This month is our time to change the course of history by joining...

Why we climb to save the Arctic

Blog entry by Ethan Gilbert | September 9, 2014

As a young child, I loved climbing trees. Above the ground I could see the world below where everything was quiet and my perspective was clear. It was a place to go, where, for a short moment, the world made sense. And making sense...

Podcast:If you frack The Rock it sings. Nfld + fracking.

Blog entry by Mary Ambrose | September 5, 2014

Fracking has quietly started across Canada. (Quebec has vetoed it. No nukes. No fracking. Such sensible souls there.)  To see where it is in Canada check out this fracker tracker. As fracking sites are being explored in...

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