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Protected Places Declaration

Endorsing organizations

PARTNERS (8)

  • Carolinian Canada Coalition
  • Earthroots
  • EcoSpark
  • Ontario Land Trust Alliance
  • Ontario Nature 
  • Ontario Rivers Alliance
  • Plenty Canada
  • STORM

ENDORSING ORGANIZATIONS (127)

National/ Provincial

  • Alternatives Journal
  • Canadian Environmental Law Association
  • Council of Outdoor Educators of Ontario
  • David Suzuki Foundation
  • Earth Rangers
  • Environmental Defence
  • Friends of the Earth Canada
  • Greenpeace
  • Green Infrastructure Ontario Coalition
  • Learning for a Sustainable Future
  • Nature Canada
  • North American Native Plant Society
  • Ontario Biodiversity Council
  • Ontario EcoSchools
  • Ontario Headwaters Institute
  • Ontario Invasive Plant Council
  • Ontario Master Naturalist Program - Lakehead
  • Ontario Parks Association
  • Ontario Wildlife Rescue 
  • Park People
  • ReachUp
  • Royal Botanical Gardens
  • Sustainability Network
  • The Council of Canadians

Regional

  • A2A
  • Active Kids Club
  • AWARE Simcoe
  • Citizens Environmental Alliance
  • Eastern Ontario First Nation Working Group
  • Environment North
  • Georgian Bay Great Lakes Foundation
  • Great Lakes Waterfront Trail 
  • Lake Superior Watershed Conservancy 
  • Northwatch
  • Operation Migration 
  • Ottawa Valley Wild Bird Care Centre
  • The Land Between 
  • We Animals

Local

  • Blue Mountain Watershed Trust
  • Carden Field Naturalists 
  • Clean North  
  • Couchiching Conservancy 
  • Durham Region Field Naturalists
  • Eden Mills Millpond Conservation Association
  • Fair Glen Outdoor Christian Education Centre
  • Farabout Peninsula Coalition
  • Friends of the Rouge Watershed 
  • Friends of the Salmon River
  • Ganaraska Hiking Trail Association
  • Green Up TO
  • Halton/North Peel Naturalist Club 
  • Hamilton Naturalists' Club
  • Hastings Prince Edward Land Trust
  • Hastings Stewardship Council 
  • High Park Nature 
  • Hobbitstee Wildlife Refuge
  • Kingston Field Naturalists 
  • Junction Creek Stewardship Committee Inc.
  • Lambton Shores Nature Trails 
  • Lennox and Addington Stewardship Council
  • Limerick Area Conservation Coalition 
  • Local Enhancement and Appreciation of Forests (LEAF)
  • Long Point Basin Land Trust 
  • Maitland Trail Association
  • Manitoulin Nature Club 
  • Midland-Penetang Field Naturalists 
  • Nature Barrie
  • Nature's Calling Environmental Education 
  • Nature Guelph 
  • Nature League - Collingwood 
  • Nature London 
  • Niagara Falls Nature Club
  • Nipissing University Biology Society 
  • North Durham Nature 
  • North Gwillimbury Forest Alliance 
  • Northumberland Land Trust 
  • Orillia Naturalists' Club 
  • Otter Valley Naturalists 
  • Owen Sound Field Naturalists
  • Peninsula Field Naturalists 
  • Penokean Hills Field Naturalists 
  • Pickering Naturalists
  • Prince Edward County Field Naturalists
  • Prince Edward Point Bird Observatory 
  • Quetico Foundation 
  • Quinte Field Naturalists 
  • Richmond Hill Naturalists
  • Saugeen Nature 
  • Sault Naturalists
  • Scugog Environmental Advisory Committee 
  • South Lake Simcoe Naturalists' Club 
  • South Peel Naturalists' Club
  • St. Thomas Field Naturalists 
  • Sudbury Naturalists 
  • Sydenham Field Naturalists
  • The Avon Trail 
  • The Huron Fringe Field Naturalists
  • The P.I.N.E. Project 
  • Thickson's Woods Land Trust 
  • Thunder Bay Field Naturalists 
  • Thunder Bay Hiking Association 
  • Toronto Environmental Alliance
  • Toronto Field Naturalists 
  • University of Guelph Wildlife Club 
  • Vankleek Hill and District Nature Society 
  • Wellington Water Watchers
  • Waterloo Region Nature
  • Willow Beach Field Naturalists 
  • Woodlands Wildlife Sanctuary
  • York Simcoe Nature Club

Corporate

  • ALIVE Outdoors
  • Birds and Beans
  • Blazing Star Environmental
  • Boost Creative
  • Camp Hurontario
  • Camp Wenonah
  • Cedar Ridge Camp
  • EcoParent Magazine
  • Explorer's Tread
  • Harrowsmith
  • Firefly Books
  • Naturally Superior
  • Patagonia
  • The Birdhouse Nature Store
  • The Guelph Outdoor School
  • Thorne's Insect Shoppe
  • Treadscape

The Ontario Biodiversity Council represents 35 organizations.

The above organizations endorse the Protected Places Declaration. Together, we are asking the governments of Ontario and Canada to meet the commitment to protect at least 17 percent of lands and inland waters by 2020.