Waste Reduction Week – Circular Economy Event

Ecology North is pleased to announce this upcoming event for Waste Reduction Week 2020. This event is FREE and open to the public.

Join Ecology North for a discussion on circular economy led by Christina Seidel and Lindsay Seidel-Wassenaar from the Recycling Council of Alberta. This presentation will introduce the concept of circular economy as well as why and how to begin the transition of our communities to a more circular economy.
Special thank-you to Shannon Ripley for making this event possible! Funding for this and other Waste Reduction Week 2020 events is kindly provided by the Government of Northwest Territories (GNWT), Environment and Natural Resources (ENR) and the City of Yellowknife.
Meeting ID: 819 9883 6280

Ecology North AGM 2020

Attention Members and Supporters

Ecology North’s 2020 AGM is fast approaching. This year’s AGM and election of the Board of Directors will be hosted on zoom conferencing on September 24th, 2020 from 7:00 to 8:00 PM.

Find out what we’ve been working on, how we have adapted (and continue to adapt), discuss our strategic plan moving forward, or just drop in to say hi and show your support for our northern environment. Members in good standing will have the opportunity to vote-in our new Board of Directors. Unsure if you are a member? Contact Marie at admin@ecologynorth.ca or 873-6019 to find out!

Join the meeting by following this link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89882615478

We’re Looking for New Board of Directors

Want to make a direct impact in your community? Put your name forward to be part of Ecology North’s next Board of Directors! Ecology North is entering a challenging but exciting time. We are entering a new strategic planning year with a small but dedicated core group who are looking for driven and engaged Board Members. If you believe in our mission of bringing people and knowledge together for a healthy northern environment forever, then consider joining us and put your name forward. If you are not interested but know friends or family who might, please help us spread the word. Ecology North aims to be representative of the diverse population of the North, and we are actively seeking candidates from various backgrounds. Fill out this nomination form to put your name forward.

Managing Hazardous Waste in Your Community

Step-by-step tips for community staff in NWT aiming to safely manage hazardous waste. This video will help you to understand how to separate, store, label and inventory hazardous waste before ultimately shipping it out of your community to a registered receiving facility. Learn how to create and follow a waste management plan that will keep the people, land and water in your community safe and healthy.