Floating accommodations are a novelty camping idea that pose unique and significant risks to the environment and public health and safety, including risks caused by exposure to sewage and grey water, and noise. CELA opposes the use of floating accommodations on waterways for these reasons and recommends camping on watercraft that are not “vessels” be prohibited.
Tag: water conservation
Monthly check-ins that scan the water policy landscape in Ontario.
Quarterly in-depth discussions amongst water champions about important freshwater policy topics
Blog: Auditor general criticizes Ontario’s environmental record
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.
Media Release: Alarming Amendments – Provincial Government Introduces Motions that Further Restrict Conservation Authorities
Press release in response to new motions that further restrict the responsibilities of Conservation Authorities.
Speaking Notes, Bill 229
CELA speaking notes to Standing Committee on Bill 229