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Photo: The Homegrown National Park

The Homegrown National Park »

The Homegrown National Park Project playfully re-imagines the City of Toronto as a National Park. Launched in 2013, each spring the project has recruited and trained two-dozen volunteer Homegrown Park... More »

Photo: Mega-Quarry

Mega-Quarry »

Backed by a $25-billion American hedge fund, Highland Companies has proposed to dig Canada's largest-ever quarry in Melancthon Township, 100 kilometres northwest of Toronto. The controversial project would require blasting... More »

Photo: Natural Capital

Natural Capital »

Nature provides countless services for free, such as water filtration and carbon storage. We call these services natural capital, or ecosystem services. We evaluate and describe these services, and calculate... More »

Photo: Rouge National Park

Rouge National Park »

The David Suzuki Foundation is working to establish Canada's first urban National Park in the Rouge Valley. More »

Photo: Grizzly bears

Grizzly bears »

B.C. is home to as many as half of Canada's grizzly bears and is one of the planet's last safe havens for these great animals. Yet grizzlies remain unprotected in Canada under both federal and provincial law. More »

Photo: Habitat Matters

Habitat Matters »

For the majority of species that make the list, the government has chronically failed to identify and protect the habitat that they need to survive and recover. Read more about what you can do to help. More »