Joint Comment - Multiple Mineral Exploration in the Ring of Fire - November 2020
Canadian Environmental Law Association, Friends of the Attawapiskat River, MiningWatch Canada and WCS Canada provided comments to the Ontario Ministry of Energy, Northern Development and Mines regarding multiple mining exploration proposals. We ask that the ministry pause any decision-making on the proposals, and only proceed when public and Indigenous engagement can be achieved.
WCS Canada Comments - Proposed Project List for comprehensive environmental assessments under the Environmental Assessment Act - November 2020
We provided comments on the proposed changes to Ontario's Environmental Assessment Act through Bill 197, and submit recommendations regarding the proposed list of projects. In particular, we recommend the Environmental Assessment Act be reformed to include all projects except those that are excluded through an evidence-based, transparent and participatory process; include all mining projects; better align with the federal environmental process; and consider the value of a proactive, regional impact assessment.
WCS Canada Comments - Federal discussion paper on carbon pollution pricing - September 2020
We provide recommendations in response to Environment and Climate Change Canada's discussion paper - Carbon Pollution Pricing: Considerations for Protocol Development in the Federal Greenhouse Gas Offset System. We recommend that the Government of Canada explore policy, legislative and/or financial measures that could complement the offset system and broaden the range of tools available to Natural Climate Solutions that could be applied to incentivize long-term carbon management.
WCS Canada Comments - Yukon's Mineral Development Strategy - August 2020
We provide recommendations with regards to Yukon's Mineral Development Strategy to be considered by an independent panel appointed by governments in Yukon.
WCS Comments - USA draft Environmental Impact Statement and Regulations Governing Take of Migratory Birds - July 2020
WCS prepared comments in response to the United States' draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) for the Regulations Governing Take of Migratory Birds.

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