Archive | February, 2016

March 11 Spring Deadline for EcoLeague Funding Is Near!

Need funding to support your students’ action project?  Apply by March 11, 2016 to receive up to $400! Whether it’s school-wide or in your classroom, any project that engages your students in sustainability action qualifies. EcoLeague™ EcoLeague™ focuses on youth as the drivers of change and leaders of tomorrow. Through EcoLeague™ students are engaged in […]

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Brewer Park Project Wins Prestigious National Conservation Award

MEDIA RELEASE OTTAWA, ON, Thursday, February 18, 2016 — Brewer Park Pond Restoration Project has received the Top Canadian Fishing Industry Conservation Project Award for 2015. This award, presented at the Spring Fishing and Boat Show at the International Centre in Mississauga, ON is determined by a vote of the members of the Canadian Angling […]

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We need your help! Ottawa’s Urban Forest Management Plan

Ottawa’s Urban Forest Management Plan – We Need You! We have an opportunity to become a leader in urban forest management, but we need your help! The City had a successful public consultation surrounding the Urban Forest Management Plan in November, but more needs to be done.The City will receive the consultants first draft of their […]

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Tamarack Institute Presents: Community Engagement – The Next Generation

Community Engagement The Next Generation Ottawa ON | March 9-11, 2016 This will be a three-day workshop lead by Paul Born, Mark Holmgren and Rachel Gainer, hosted at the Westin Hotel. Please check here for registration rates. You will learn the latest engagement techniques and interact with the technology that will transform how you engage your clients, customers, funders and partners. […]

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