Put Food and Water First
Ontario's prime farmland and water resources are important to our health, economy and environment. Yet both are under threat.
Urban sprawl, climate change and quarry operations all put pressure on our land. Rules around land use planning fail to balance development with protections for our land and water.
Ontario has been losing farmland equal to the size of Toronto each year. This is not sustainable. Rules for water taking need to prioritize community use first.
We’re asking the Ontario Liberals to permanently protect prime farmland and water in Ontario. You can help by supporting our call:
I urge the government to permanently protect Ontario’s prime farmland and source water regions.