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Species at Risk Teacher Guides

Information and activities on different NWT species at risk, including a bat, bird, bumble bee, and two amphibians. These education resources range in grade level from grade 1 to grade 9.

Climate Action Training

A web-based education opportunity for NWT residents looking to gain knowledge, skills, and resources to help face the climate crisis. This resource consists of six, 90 minute webinar recordings.

Northern Backyard Farming Booklets

A series of plain-language, illustrated booklets that teach about small-scale agriculture in the NWT. From Raising Chickens to Composting!

Northern Adaptation Guides

Plain-language, fully illustrated infrastructure guides created to help northerners adapt to the changing climate. Available in English, French, and Inuktitut.

Summer of Smoke

Born out of the devastating 2014 NWT wildfire season, this project involved a research study and short film, both looking into the health effects of the fire season.

Yellowknife Sustainable Event Checklist

The how-to checklist to running a sustainable, zero-waste, bottled water-free, energy conscious event in Yellowknife.

Composting in Remote Northern Camps

A resource developed for camp managers to explore the options, benefits, and barriers to composting at remote worksites in Northern Canada.

NWT School Gardens – Curriculum for Grade 3

This book is based on the highly successful Growing Together at Weledeh program, and is intended to help schools start up their own, similar programs.

Managing Hazardous Waste in Your Community

A 38 minute instructional film, intended to help NWT communities deal with stockpiles of hazardous waste and develop a community hazardous waste management plan.

Bottled Water in the NWT

Ecology North launched a study into the amount of bottled water consumed in the NWT in 2014-2015. The research methods, approach, and results are reported in this background document.