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Climate Change Hamilton
BY Deirdre Connell
ON October 16, 2015
Climate Change Hamilton October is Climate Change Action Month here in Hamilton. Since 2008, residents of Hamilton have used the month of October to celebrate action taken on Climate Change in the community. Since 2008, the Climate Change Hamilton program has been part of that action, particularly through Climate Change Champions and the Hamilton Climate Change Action Charter.   In O...
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#GreenHamOnt: Sustainability 101 - Bringing Sustainability to McMaster University
BY Kate Whalen
ON September 23, 2015
This article was originally published via The Starfish Canada, a forum dedicated to highlighting youth-driven, solutions-based environmental stories across Canada.  With over 3,400 acres of parkland, 137 kilometres of hiking trails, and more than 120 waterfalls, Hamilton has a diverse and unique natural environment. Hamilton is becoming increasingly known for its fascinating environmental fea...
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#GreenHamOnt: Cootes to Escarpment EcoPark System is a Management Wonder
BY Archi Rastogi
ON September 8, 2015
This article was originally published via The Starfish Canada, a forum dedicated to highlighting youth-driven, solutions-based environmental stories across Canada.With over 3,400 acres of parkland, 137 kilometres of hiking trails, and more than 120 waterfalls, Hamilton has a diverse and unique natural environment. Hamilton is becoming increasingly known for its fascinating environmental features;...
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#GreenHamOnt: Bees Please - How a Hamilton Project is Empowering Communities to Create a Pollinator's Paradise
BY Ashley Mitton
ON August 24, 2015
This article was originally published via The Starfish Canada, a forum dedicated to highlighting youth-driven, solutions-based environmental stories across Canada.With over 3,400 acres of parkland, 137 kilometres of hiking trails, and more than 120 waterfalls, Hamilton has a diverse and unique natural environment. Hamilton is becoming increasingly known for its fascinating environmental features;...
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#GreenHamOnt: A series highlighting environmental initiatives in Hamilton, Ontario
BY Tomasz Wiercioch
ON August 9, 2015
With over 3,400 acres of parkland, 137 kilometres of hiking trails, and more than 120 waterfalls, Hamilton has a diverse and unique natural environment. Hamilton is becoming increasingly known for its fascinating environmental features; however, it wasn't long ago that the city was considered the ‘industrial armpit of Canada’. This series highlights the new, sometimes unexpected envi...
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Beyond Traditional Pollutants
BY Sigal Balshine
ON July 26, 2015
Flush! The first show to ever feature a flushing toilet was “All in the Family”. Back in the early 1970s bathroom business was still considered a highly taboo subject, and a fairly unsuitable or risky topic for network television. But we all use the toilet. In Hamilton alone, toilets are flushed about 2 million times a day. That is about 1500 flushes per minute.And when the 720 000 ...
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