(Le français suit) Join Ecology Ottawa on Saturday, August 20th at Major’s Hill Park at 2:30PM to welcome the March to Save our Rivers organized by STOP Oléoduc Outaouais! The ...
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I began an internship with Ecology Ottawa just over a month ago working on data management and communications. This position means that I spend all of my time in the office and not exactly at the forefront of the three campaigns, like our campaign leads, interns and volunteers. However on the Monday of the August […]
I first came to know about Ecology Ottawa when I was looking for summer internships, and I mean, what better way to profess my love to the environment by joining the Ottawa city renewable team! My passion for the environment sparked during the BP oil spill. The spill caused a lot of harm to the […]
Join the Eco Gala 2016 planning and organizing team! Ecology Ottawa is having its 9th annual fundraising dinner this October, 2016 and we need your help to make Eco Gala 2016 a success! This event always sells out and this year we plan to have over 550 guests in the room – including keynote speakers, […]
What is wrong with you people?! – Those were the words immediately out of my step-dad’s mouth as he heard about my exciting new position at Ecology Ottawa. That new position, is replacing my friend Avery Dawes on the Tar Free 613 Campaign, a grassroots movement opposing TransCanada’s Energy East pipeline here in Ottawa, which is proposed to […]
Ecology Ottawa is looking for volunteers to help with managing and entering data. If you are looking to gain some experience or build your resume by working for a great organization, we would love to hear from you! Responsibilities Enter data into excel collected from campaign petitions or Ecology Ottawa events. Update profiles of people […]
The next iteration of the Canada Climate Action consultations in Ottawa will be held in the federal riding of Orléans on 20 July. There, MP Andrew Leslie will meet with constituents to hear their thoughts on climate change and how we as a country can best ameliorate the effects thereof. It will be held at […]
The next iteration of the Canada Climate Action consultations in Ottawa will be held in the federal riding of Vanier on 11 July. There, Councillor Fleury, Nussbaum and Tierney will meet with constituents to hear their thoughts on climate change and how we as a country can best ameliorate the effects thereof. It will be […]
Last Saturday morning, Nepean Federal MP Chandra Arya hosted a Climate Town Hall meeting to share ideas about what the current government and Canadians can do to reduce and adapt to climate change. The meeting began with a presentation by Mr. Arya in front of over 60 residents of Nepean. The MP went into detail […]
If New Pipeline Review Is Credible it Will Show There’s No Social License For Energy East and the Pipeline Can’t and Won’t Be Built
For Immediate Release June 16th 2016, Ottawa— With the official review of the Energy East pipeline launching today, a large cross section of community and environmental organizations representing hundreds of thousands of Canadians said if the National Energy Board’s revised review process, which is already beleaguered with problems, is credible it will show there is […]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For Immediate Release: Provincial Climate Plan Sets Stage for Cities of Tomorrow Ottawa (June 8, 2016): The Province’s new 5-Year Climate Change Action Plan will help set the stage for building the cities of tomorrow, says a group of urban-based environmental organizations from Ottawa, Toronto, Hamilton, Windsor and Oakville. “This is a huge boost […]