Climate Change Report: We are Failing Badly

Members of the Trust are well aware of the seriousness of global warming and its negative effects on weather extremes of flooding, drought, forest fires, loss of coral reefs and biodiversity, forced migrations (Syria), disruptions of northern peoples, etc.; and it is going to get worse. Unfortunately, many people believe we [...]

2019-11-06T22:05:27-04:00June 10th, 2019|Categories: Development, News|Tags: |

Another Great Year for Be The Change

If you haven’t been to a Be The Change (BTC) movie, you’re missing out. These are engaging documentaries on environmental and social themes—they inspire us to ‘be the change’ that we want to see in the world. If you have joined us, thank you! We appreciate your support. The BTC Film [...]

2019-11-06T21:57:18-04:00June 6th, 2019|Categories: News|

Save Ontario Species

Our most vulnerable species are on the chopping block (Excerpt from Ontario Nature) In its recently introduced omnibus Bill 108, “More Homes, More Choice Act” the province has included provisions that will virtually render ineffective the Endangered Species Act (ESA). Let’s be clear what the government is saying: building housing quickly [...]

Help Yank Garlic Mustard

Garlic Mustard photo: Ontario's Invading Species Awareness Program Details Garlic mustard is a noxious weed that is threatening native Ontario plants, like trilliums and Trout lilies, as well as many other species. This invasive species arrived in Canada in the 1800s as an edible herb, The leaves emit a [...]

2019-04-06T13:19:41-04:00March 22nd, 2019|Categories: Events, News|

BTC Movie Night on February 20, 2019: The Uprooted- Years of Living Dangerously

When: Choose 5:00 pm or  7:30 pm on Wednesday, February 20, 2019 Where: Simcoe Street Theatre (across from the Collingwood Library) What Film: The Uprooted: Years of Living Dangerously New York Times columnist Tom Friedman investigates the increasing population of climate refugees and actor Don Cheadle is on the ground in California, [...]

2019-02-12T19:30:22-04:00February 11th, 2019|Categories: Be the Change Film Series, Events, News|

BTC Movie Night on January 16, 2019: Call Of The Forest– The Forgotten Wisdom Of Trees

When: Choose 5:00 pm or  7:30 pm on Wednesday, January 16, 2019 Where: Simcoe Street Theatre (across from the Collingwood Library) What Film: Call Of The Forest– The Forgotten Wisdom Of Trees Call Of The Forest – The Forgotten Wisdom Of Trees’ is a documentary featuring scientist and acclaimed author Diana Beresford-Kroeger. [...]

2019-01-11T22:56:51-04:00January 11th, 2019|Categories: Be the Change Film Series, Events, News|
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