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Canadian Environment Week

Environment Week in Canada

Early June is a popular time for environmental awareness and action days. Canadian Environment Week was established many years ago to celebrate Canada’s accomplishments and encourage Canadians to protect our environment. Coinciding with several action and awareness days, the goal is to inspire Canadians to encounter, conserve and celebrate our environment in meaningful ways. Continue reading

Watercolour painting of earth

Earth Day 2020

Wednesday, April 22, 2020 is not only Earth Day, but it’s also the 50th anniversary. Back in 1970, the environment was clearly in crisis, so a whopping 10% of the US population participated in protests, launching the modern environmental movement we now call Earth Day. It is recognized as the planet’s largest civic event with over a billion people engaging every year. Continue reading

Connect with Earth Hour – turn the lights off

Get Connected With Earth Hour

Saturday, March 28, 2020, 8:30 PM Your Local Time!

Though we can’t connect in person this year, we can connect through participation.

Over the last several years, Earth Hour has become a global event that engages the public by offering an easy means of participation, while paving the way for activism and change. For many, it has become an inspiration for a special evening or to attend one of the many public events. This year, it is going digital. Continue reading