Graham Sustainability Institute

City Fact Sheet: Thunder Bay, Ontario

October 2015

Located on the north shore of Lake Superior, the City of Thunder Bay is a unique urban hub in an otherwise sparsely populated area. Mining and forestry are key economic drivers of the region. Over the past decade, the city has made strides to incorporate sustainability and climate mitigation into its corporate policies and since 2005, the EarthCare program has served as a collaboration between the Municipality and the community to move sustainability goals forward.