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Bogus Environmental Organizations
Pesticides, Poisons & Health Issues
Genetically Engineered Organisms
Natural Lifestyles Caretaking
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Ontario and Canada
Western Canada Wilderness Committee: "The Western
Canada Wilderness Committee is Canada's largest membership-based
citizen-funded wilderness preservation organization. We work for the
preservation of Canadian and international wilderness through research and
grassroots education. The Wilderness Committee works on the ground to
achieve ecologically sustainable communities. We work only through lawful
Greenpeace Canada: "Greenpeace is an independently
funded organization that works to protect the environment. We challenge
government and industry to halt harmful practices by negotiating solutions,
conducting scientific research, introducing clean alternatives, carrying out
peaceful acts of civil disobedience and educating and engaging the public.
Greenpeace seeks to: Protect biodiversity in all its forms; Prevent
pollution of the earth’s oceans, land, air and fresh water; End all nuclear
threats; Promote peace, global disarmament and non-violence."
of Ontario MPP's - contact them to let them know what you think about the issues.
Your letters DO matter!!
List of Ontario Environmental Groups
Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society
Sierra Club of Canada
Sierra Club of Eastern Canada
Canadian Nature Federation
Escarpment Biosphere Conservancy
of Red Hill Valley - a unique valley in Hamilton that is being threatened by an
Ontario Environment Network
Wildlands League, also click here
Air Pollution Effects - a scientific paper by D. McLaughlin of the Ontario Ministry of
Environment and Energy
The Evergreen Foundation - Connecting
people with Nature through the enhancement of healthy natural environments in schools and
communities across Canada
The state of Canada's Environment - Environment
Sudbury Game & Fish Protective Association
- a site (still under development) about the "Spirit Bears" of British Columbia
(west coast of Canada), a unique strain of black bears that are white, also known as the
Kermode Bears. By a Tracker student.
The Canadian Wildlife Service
Interactive website of the Canadian Wildlife Service: "Over the past 30
years, the Canadian Wildlife Service (CWS) has undertaken many wildlife surveys and
research projects in Ontario. The WILDSPACE Ontario website will assist you in learning
about some of this research, and will allow you to access information on wildlife,
particularly bird species and their habitats."
Bovine Growth Hormone (BGH)
- Sierra Club of Canada
Publications - University of Calgary Arctic Institute of North America -
"This page is a guide to significant publications and Web sites that
provide an overview of the environmental impacts, socio-economic effects and
regulation of hydrocarbon exploration, development and transportation in
- Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada
Woods Land Trust
Ash Borer - serious threat to ash trees in southern Ontario and
National Endangered Rivers Project
New Jersey Environmental Issues
Pine Barrens Jeep Jamboree USA - Check
this site out! How the Pine Barrens are being destroyed. This ad for a
"Jeep Jamboree" starts with: "Many rare and endangered species of
plants and animals make their home in the Pine Barrens ... in the thousands of acres of
virtually untouched pine, oak, and cedar forests...."!! Well, it
would untouched if it weren't for Jeep Jamborees and the like!
Environmental issues -
Environmental Protection Agency
Gaia Forest Conservation Archives
Environmental Protection Information Center
- An organisation devoted to protecting the north coast of California
Headwaters Forest website - in the Bay Area
Americans for the Environment
Choosing clean power in California -
how to sign up to receive your power from clean sources (California)
Natural Resources Defense Council
National Petroleum Reserve - Alaska -
Environmental impact statement
National Wildlife Federation
The Wildlife Society
Wilderness Homepage - "Wild Wilderness believes that
America's public recreation lands are a national treasure that must be financially
supported by the American people and held in public ownership as a legacy for future
of Conservation Voters - "The League of
Conservation Voters works to create a Congress more responsive to your
environmental concerns. As the bipartisan political voice for over nine
million members of environmental and conservation groups, LCV is the only
national environmental organization dedicated full-time to educating
citizens about the environmental voting records of Members of
Defense - "Environmental
Defense is a not-for-profit environmental advocacy group with four main goals: (1) Stabilizing
the Earth's climate, (2) Safeguarding the world's oceans, (3) Protecting
human health, and (4) Defending and restoring biodiversity."
Enviromental Protection Agency, Office of Water - Bird
conservation; Wetlands; Oceans, Coasts &
Watersheds/TMDLs; Water Quality; Polluted Runoff.
"The EnviroWeb is a service of the EnviroLink Network, providing web hosting to
environmental and animal rights non-profit organizations"
Network - "The Online Environmental Community"
Wolf Bounty article on
for Media & Democracy - PR Watch - "The Center for Media
& Democracy is a nonprofit, public interest organization funded by individuals and
nonprofit foundations and dedicated to investigative reporting on the public relations
industry. The Center serves citizens, journalists and researchers seeking to recognize and
combat manipulative and misleading PR practices."
HAARP - A controversial new type of
radar being developed by the US Navy. See Tesla's True Wireless and
HAARP, and the US Navy's view at the HAARP
Home Page. There are many other websites with info about the potential harmful
effects of HAARP.
Track - "Inspiring Community Participation in
the Stewardship of Wildlife Habitat"
Land Trust - "It is our mission to preserve the
natural diversity and heritage, and unique cultural history of the lands in
and around the Catoctin Mountains of Maryland – a special place extending
south to the Potomac River, north to the Pennsylvania, west to Antietam
Creek and east to the Monocacy River."
Environmental issues -
other places, the World, and general
Biodiversity and its value
- A primer on biodiversity, from Australia
Dead Trees Earth
First - site devoted to direct action
One World - 200 leading global justice
Soil Association - U.K. Organic soil issues
The Activist Page -
"E-mail, phone and FAX lists of US and international political figures, human rights
organizations, environmental and other advocacy groups, radio, TV and cable news stations,
newspapers, college newspapers and radio stations." (Some links do not relate
to Trackers, Nature, or the Environment).
Worldwatch Institute - Timely, unbiased reporting
of global environmental and other issues - they publish an excellent magazine
e-design - The Journal of
Sustainable Design and Planning; Joyride to Global
Collapse - article from, about petroleum useage
dieoff.org - Article and related info about how we're
running out of time on this planet.
Also check their links page
Union of Concerned Scientists
Cultures and Environments -
American Studies program of the Washington State University - issues of culture and the
CNN - The Galapagos Islands
have changed a LOT!
The World Trade Observer - "The World
Trade Observer, in print and online, is produced by organizations representing
environmentalists, labor activists, agriculture specialists, human-rights campaigners, and
others. We provide news and analysis that look behind and beyond the official
Shepherd Society - campaigning to save all sea mammals from slaughter
- The international environmental activist organisation
Terminator Seed technology
Van - A van fueled with used vegetable oil from fast
Environmental Organisation Web Directory
American Reporting Center for Reporting Amphibian Malformations - lots of
info on this very disturbing trend - Northern Prairie Wildlife Research Center
Union of Concerned
Scientists (UCS) - "UCS is an independent nonprofit
alliance of 50,000 concerned citizens and scientists across the country. We augment
rigorous scientific analysis with innovative thinking and committed citizen advocacy to
build a cleaner, healthier environment and a safer world." Web site includes the text of the famous
Scientists' Warning to Humanity issued in November 1992.
Magazine - "Environmental news and humor"
For Life - U.K.
News Service - keep up to date with what's happening in environmental
Footprint Quiz - rate your own "ecological footprint".
International - "...is a
pro-active, non-profit water monitoring and water education organization
with sister organizations throughout the United States and around the world.
We have taken water samples for over 30 years and worked through education
and legislation to promote clean water and water conservation worldwide."
Your Ecological Footprint" site
These are organizations which purport to act in the
interests of the environment, but in reality give priority to human and economic
Labor Environment Alliance (no website yet) - USA
Toronto Environmental Coalition - this organization was
formed in Apr-May/2003 in Toronot Ontario (Canada) to fight a bylaw which
was being proposed to ban the cosmetic use of pesticides. It is actually a
coalition of lawn care companies!! The bylaw eventually passed.
Pesticides, Poisons, Health Issues
Permaculture and Sustainable Living &
Livelihood - articles
Natural Life Magazine - a magazine dedicated to natural
living. Based in St. George, Ontario
Health 2001 -
our birthright to lifelong health, poison-free agriculture, poison-free food, poison-free
environments, stable climates and a vibrantly healthy biosphere into the hands of the
The Simple Living Network -
tools and examples for those who are serious about learning to live a more conscious,
simple, healthy and restorative lifestyle."
Institute for Earth Education
Research Center - "Aprovecho is a center for
research, experimentation and education on alternative technologies that are
ecologically sustainable and culturally responsive. Our fields of study
include organic gardening, sustainable forestry, indigenous skills and
CyberPict - A journey towards sustainability
Toronto Environmental Guide
For Green - The Active Living and Environment Program
A collection of ecological, philosophical, spiritual, economic, religious
and cultural articles, editorials and reviews inquiring into and exploring the values of,
and our duties to, the Ecosphere, natural ecosystems and to their wild species - site
maintained by Ted Mosquin
Ecospheric Ethics -
"An anthology of ecological, philosophical, spiritual,
economic, religious and cultural articles, editorials and reviews exploring the values of
the planetary Ecosphere, its ecosystems, communities, and wild species, as the source of a
new and saving Ethic."
Anura - Stop the
abuse, Start the healing. This unique site may be of interest, since when individuals are abused they too often subsequently
abuse animals and the Earth. "The best
thing people can do to heal the Earth is to heal themselves", says
April, the site's creator.
Jensen - "Derrick Jensens book, A Language Older
Than Words, and his website are totally amazing. Derrick uses his
experience as a abused child to compare it to the destructiveness of our
culture. And how the effect of the macrocosm of our culture trickles down to
microcosm in our relationships. Beware: dangerous reading ahead! If this
book don't wake you up, I don't know what will." (reviewed
The Earth - the web site of Anishinaabe Niijii -- a movement of
Native and Non-Native people dedicated to protecting the earth for the
future generations to come. Niijii was started by Walt Bresette, a Red Cliff
With Nature - an article by Michael J. Cohen
Institute for Global Education