Water Week 2021

Ecology North is hosting a number of events during Water Week starting on Sunday, March 14th, 2021 and ending on World Water Day, Monday, March 22nd, 2021. POSTPONED: Ice Road Run to Dettah Tuesday, March 16th, 2021: Panel Discussion with Samuel Gargan and Daniel T’seleie Wednesday, March 17th, 2021: Film Screening: Cold Amazon Monday, March ... Read more

POSTPONED Ice Road Run to Dettah

Dettah Ice Road School Draw Avenue, Yellowknife, Northwest Territories

This event has been postponed due to extreme weather warnings. Meet us at the Ice Road entrance by Rotary Park for a socially distant physical activity between 10:00am and 1:00pm on Sunday, March 14th, 2021. Any form of active transportation such as walking, running, kicksledding, fat biking is welcome! Go the entire 12km to Dettah ... Read more

Protecting Water Resources – Panel Discussion with Samuel Gargan and Daniel T’seleie


This panel discussion will feature Samual Gargan, Keepers of the Water Board Member, and Daniel T’seleie, K’asho Got’ine Chief Negotiator, which will be held via ZOOM from 12:00PM to 1:00PM on Tuesday, March 16th, 2021. Join by going to this web address at the time of the event: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83979949728. This event is made possible thanks ... Read more

Film Screening: Cold Amazon

Northern United Place 5403 Franklin Avenue, Yellowknife, NT, Canada

The Cold Amazon film screening is happening at Northern United Place from 12:00PM to 1:00PM on Wednesday, March 17th, 2021. Cold Amazon tells the story of Canada’s massive Mackenzie River Basin which plays a significant environmental, economic and spiritual role. Seats will be limited for this screening. Please go to https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/cold-amazon-film-screening-tickets-144717615283 to get your free ... Read more

Film Screening: Nahanni: River of Forgiveness

Capitol Theatre 4920 52 Street, Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, Canada

The Nahanni: River of Forgiveness film screening is happening at Capitol Theatre from 7:00PM to 9:00PM on Monday, March 22nd, 2021. Nahanni: River of Forgiveness tells the story of twelve Dene uniting to build a moose skin boat and ride it down the mighty Nahanni River for the first time in over 100 years. Seats ... Read more

Earth Week 2021

Join us for Earth Week this year from 19th April - 25th April in a whole array of exciting events happening around Yellowknife. Make sure you pick up your event 'passport' from each event or the Ecology North office in the lower level of 5016 50th Avenue to be in for a chance to win ... Read more

Trash-formation Art Contest

Old Town

  Ecology North is calling the attention of all Northern artists to come and participate in this year’s Trash-Formation Art Show! The Trash-Formation Art Show is an amazing opportunity for you to transform your ‘trash’ into art for the chance to win a prize at this year's Ramble and Ride festival, July 30th - August ... Read more

Water Stewardship Gathering 2021

On August 13-17, 2021, Ecology North, in partnership with Wilfrid Laurier University and the Ka’a’gee Tu First Nation, will be making the trip out to Kakisa with a selection of northern youth aged 18-30.  This year’s annual Water Stewardship Gathering is an in-person on-the-land camp whose purpose is to bring together young leaders to discuss, ... Read more


Young Leaders Summit on Northern Climate Change 2021

Ecology North is excited to host the 2021 Young Leaders’ Summit on Northern Climate Change, bringing young leaders together from across the North to learn about northern climate change. This Summit will take place on August 17th - 21st 2021. The Summit provides an opportunity for northern youth, aged 18 to 30, to come together ... Read more



Join us for a week of events in the city as we celebrate Earth Week 2022. Full schedule below. Interested in volunteering? Visit https://signup.com/go/voSWrxg to sign up. Earth Week is heavily volunteer driven and we appreciate all of the support!