The growth of the city is influenced by the geography of the city most notably the Toronto ravine system and the Greenbelt a permanently protected area of green space farmland forests wetlands and watersheds within the Golden Horseshoe the natural geography of the city also provided builders with a variety of resources to build from the most abundant raw material was the shale layer underlying the city as well as the abundance of clay making brick an especially cheap and available material and resulting in many of the city's buildings being built from brick Contents. . 1787 purchase 2.1 Ted Rogers School of Management, 6.2 Politics Climate data for Oshawa (1981-2010) I saw little recognition among experienced trustees that they might be responsible for at least some of the 'climate of fear'...nor did I see any recognition among very senior staff that they too had a part in creating that climate Wilson stated that many employees believed their phones and computers were being monitored Wilson submitted ten recommendations to Liz Sandals the Minister of Education. Sandals commented about the report: "The culture of fear which may have started at the upper levels of the board is getting dangerously close to the classroom...we have to stop that."! ! .