Environment

Published On: September 24, 2021
OPINION: Justin Trudeau’s election win means the carbon tax is here to stay. Does Ford really want him to take all the credit for climate policy?
Published On: September 24, 2021
This summer, nearly 4,000 people across six First Nations were evacuated due to forest fires. As climate change intensifies, how will government act?
September 20, 2021
Delving into the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change report.
Published On: September 17, 2021
According to recent counts, there are 43 long-term water advisories and 14 short-term advisories in Ontario. What does that mean, and do the numbers tell the whole story?
September 16, 2021
We break down the various party platforms on climate change.
Published On: September 16, 2021
If we’re going to emerge from COVID-19 with a more equitable and environmentally sustainable society, experts say, we should make a transit a priority. Here’s what the federal parties are promising.
Published On: September 14, 2021
OPINION: A walk through a parcel of land in Vaughan shows just how much Ontarians stand to lose if Highway 413 is built.
Published On: September 13, 2021
ANALYSIS: Data shows that far-right voters don't trust the government on climate change — but tailoring policies to satisfy them could bring severe consequences for the party that wins the federal election.
Published On: September 08, 2021
OPINION: The good news is that we can still prevent climate breakdown. The less good news: our window is closing — and we need to act.
Published On: September 02, 2021
TVO.org speaks with 14-year-old Sophia Mathur about the federal election, her lawsuit against the province, and what you can do to help the planet.
Published On: August 31, 2021
OPINION: It’s normally a matter for the provinces. But each party has included climate planks in their platforms — so they should be talking about energy planning during the campaign.
Published On: August 24, 2021
The species likes feeding on grapes, and it’s present in New York State. That has scientists and locals growers worried about cross-border travel.
Published On: August 12, 2021
Planting trees and wildflowers. Building buffer strips and hedgerows. Creating ponds. Some farms in eastern Ontario are returning land to a more natural state.
Published On: August 05, 2021
With the population declining, First Nations, environmentalists, and others are working together to safeguard boreal caribou — and their habitat — before it’s too late.
Published On: August 04, 2021
For more than 25 years, peregrines have nested on a ledge 18 floors up on a downtown hotel. FalconWatch keeps a close eye on them — and you can, too.
July 30, 2021
What can forest bathing do for people who've been holed up during the pandemic?
Published On: July 19, 2021
OPINION: The New Democrats have announced their latest platform proposal supporting electric vehicles. Maybe we should step back and ask what we want to get out of EVs in the first place.
Published On: July 15, 2021
TVO.org speaks with researcher Melanie Goodchild about how to integrate different ways of looking at the world.