goBEYOND is a youth-created and youth-led project, which works
to educate, inspire, engage and support our peers in taking climate action at British Columbia's colleges and universities.
We believe our campuses can goBEYOND climate-neutral; by taking responsibility for social and ecological impacts while
taking the opportunity to create climate change solutions for our communities.
Adventure - in partnership with the United Nations Environment Programme - is an educational programme that rewards environmental
activities and the decision-makers of the future.
To enter, you form a team of 2 to 5 members aged 13 to 16 years and perform
an environmental project in your local community. You submit the project via our online submission tool before January 31st
12pm, 2009 deadline (CET).
Projects are judged during February / March and the best projects are selected for an all expenses
paid trip to Göteborg, Sweden where they can win: 1st place = 10,000 USD, 2nd = 6,000 USD and 3rd = 4,000 USD.
registration details and guidelines for more information.
an incentive reward/scholarship program designed to directly engage BC students in environmental sustainability initiatives.
This innovative new program for students (K – 12) will launch in School District 61 (Greater Victoria) as a pilot project
in the fall of 2008.
The Climate Project-Canada is a non-profit organization and registered Canadian charity dedicated to educating
the public about climate change through presentations by trained volunteers. Our hope is that by raising the awareness of
our fellow citizens about this crisis and informing them about potential solutions, all of us, together, can preserve the
climate balance on which our planet depends.
foundation and the Nature Challenge--Newsletter
Yum! Lindsay's cooking up eco-friendly fish with guest Jill Lambert
Help end food waste
David Suzuki@Work at work
Some things you can do right now
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The BC Green
Games is a new contest asking young people like you to document and share environmental actions that you and your friends
are doing in your school and community.--we can win $50,000
Be the Change! Share the Story! School Contest
Help win $50,000 in prize value for your school!
Pick an environment or social cause and get your school involved in making a differences.
This is a site about climate change and action -- compilation of
information form various organizations including BC government. There
is also contact information for people with information in each
This is a website for a marine ecology centre in Sidney -- they say
they will design and operate programmes for/with others either on their
own or with other organizations to suit the needs/interests of the group.
This is the website for the Meatrix -- factory meat production - with
humorous spin. There are movie clips to watch!!!
You probably have this site already but it looked like it had some good
clips and articles a lot of topics.
This is a citizens guide to protecting BC wetlands
Natural Resources Canada website