In Canada’s Coming Federal Election, ‘Vote for Nature’!

‘The health of our planet depends on your vote.’

A Message from Ontario Nature, a non-profit advocacy group for Ontario’s natural heritage

Posted August 23rd, 2019 on Niagara At Large

With a federal election on the horizon in October, it’s time to make the conservation of wild species and wild spaces an election issue. 

Whom we vote for matters more than ever. Not just for our country, but for the health of the planet. 

As wildlife declines, ecosystems unravel and the climate changes we will need leaders prepared to chart a course to a better and safer future for us all.

Ontario Nature has prepared seven questions you could consider asking party candidates if they come knocking on your door. 

We also urge you to sign the One Earth, One Vote petition by clicking on – <https://ontarionature.thankyou4caring.org/page.redir?target=https%3a%2f%2fontarionature.good.do%2foneearthonevote%2fsend%2f&srcid=39851&srctid=1&erid=4304861&trid=273682f0-cd87-4df4-b4d9-f6406c20e6d5>.

Along with many other leading environmental and social justice organizations, we are asking our members and supporters to tell our party leaders that you will only vote for a government that upholds environmental protection, economic justice and human rights. 

Together we can make a difference.

 Yours for nature,– The Team at Ontario Nature

About Ontario Nature – Ontario Nature protects wild species and wild spaces through conservation, education and public engagement. Ontario Nature is a charitable organization representing more than 30,000 members and supporters, and 155 member groups across Ontario.

For more information about Ontario Nature,  visit ontarionature.org.

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“A politician thinks of the next election. a leader thinks of the next generation.” – Bernie Sanders

 

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