CELA opposes the Species at Risk Conservation Fund as it allows those harming threatened or endangered species or their habitat to pay into a conservation fund in lieu of compliance with the Endangered Species Act, which prioritizes species protection and recovery.
CELA's response to consultation on proposed boardwalk trail. Author: Jacqueline Wilson, CELA Counsel Download submission here: Ltr-consultation-Rouge-Natl-Urban-Park (Related information: Feb 12, 2018 letter re: Prioritizing Ecological Integrity in Rouge National Urban Park (RNUP) Management Plan)
CELA Counsel Richard Lindgren blogs about Ontario auditor general Bonnie Lysyk's recent annual report on the provincial government’s environmental record in 2019-20.
Download Application Record here: FSF_Application_Record
CELA is pleased to see key elements of a Green and Just Recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic in yesterday’s Fall Economic Statement (FES).
CELA communications intern, Isobel Mason and Senior Researcher Kathleen Cooper blog about calls for a green and just recovery, highlighting the path forward in specific recommendations from the Green Budget Coalition.