Film: Climate Change in Atlantic Canada

Wed Nov 26 & Thu Nov 27 @ 7 pm


This new film looks at how Atlantic Canada is preparing for the expected 1-metre sea level rise by end of century.

Introduction and Q&A with the director Ian Mauro



Green Action Centre - Job Posting

Deadline: Sun Nov 30 @ midnight

Green Action Centre is looking for a Workplace Commuter Options Coordinator.

This is a 8-month term position, at 15 hours per week, with a flexible work schedule and the possibility of extension.



Thanks Assiniboine Credit Union!

Our bright new website would not have been possible without the generous support from our friends at Assiniboine Credit Union.

... and they don't just help us. They support lots of other sustainability activities thoughout Manitoba.



Idle-Free Zone sign campaign 10-years old

For the last 10 years Manitobans have seen colourful “Healthy Communities Don’t Idle” signs pop up across their province.

You can read all about it in the Fall 2014 issue of the Manitoba Eco Network Eco Journal.


Fresh veggies

FRESH Stories

Inspiring local stories & videos

Idle Free sign in front of a building

Idle Free Zone signs

Get your Idle Free Zone signs

Climate-Friendly school kids

Climate-Friendly Schools

Tools for schools


  • Snow-covered Buffalo area faces risk of roof collapses, flooding

    Nov 21, 2014 – CBC News

    A snowfall that brought huge drifts and closed roads in the Buffalo area finally ended Friday as the looming threat of rain and higher temperatures through the weekend and beyond raised the possibility of floods and more roofs collapsing under the heavy loads.


  • Dramatic arrest of Kinder Morgan protesters met with defiance and pride

    Nov 20, 2014 – Vancouver Observer

    Thursday was the most dramatic day in a months-long battle between citizens and Texas-based Kinder Morgan over the company’s controversial Trans Mountain pipeline expansion project. In a rapid sweep, RCMP arrested as many as two dozen Kinder Morgan protesters on Burnaby Mountain.


  • Global Warming is probably boosting lake-effect snowstorms

    Nov 19, 2014 – Slate

    In the aftermath of a massive lake-effect snowfall event in western New York state, it’s worth asking: Is climate change playing a role here? The short answer is: yes


New on this Site

  • Recent changes on our website…

    We’ve added an inspiring 12-minute video called “Soil Carbon Cowboys“ to our Pasture management page. It shows the success that ranchers in Saskatchewan and North Dakota have had in improving soil carbon, increasing nutritional value of their forage, and improving the moisture handling of their land by using rotational grazing.


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