Category: Living City


Job Postings: Living City Organizer, Greenspace Protection Organizer and Community Organizer

Ecology Ottawa has three exciting opportunities to join our team as Living City Organizer, Greenspace Protection Organizer and Community Organizer. Please see details and how to apply for each position below. Living City Organizer Ecology Ottawa is looking for an…

Read More

Forum Francophone à la Cabane à Sucre

Diner à la Cabane à Sucre et résautage francophone!

Read More

MATINÉE D’ENTAILLAGE À L’ÉRABLIÈRE DU MUSÉOPARC VANIER

Venez apprendre à récolter de l’eau d’érable!

Read More

LE CONTEUR DU PARC RICHELIEU-VANIER

Rendez-vous au parc Richelieu a Vanier pour une activité familiale et francophone. Ouvert a tous!

Read More

À la découverte du patrimoine du parc Major’s Hill – 10/07

Promenade éducative en Français

Read More

Green Infrastructure in Ottawa: A State of the City Report

Ecology Ottawa issues this state-of-the-city report on green infrastructure in Ottawa to highlight the lessons Ottawa can learn from other jurisdictions regarding next steps on green infrastructure, discuss the policy conversation within the context of existing plans and local actors and concludes with a list of recommendations for the city to develop green infrastructure policy and climate resilience.

Read More

Green Infrastructure Workshops

Around the world, cities are designing and building green infrastructure – living and built systems designed to slow down, soak up and filter rain water where it lands – into their urban fabric. Green infrastructure is seen as a great way to keep waterways clean, fight flooding and adapt to climate impacts while greening the urban environment.

Read More

Les Amis des Parcs – Venez célébrer la culture francophone dans les parcs d’Ottawa

Les communautés francophones sont très présentes en Ontario. Après le Québec, il s’agit de la 2nde province comptant le nombre le plus élevé de résidents pratiquant le français à la maison. En effet, les francophones représentent environ 4% de la…

Read More

ACTION ALERT: We need green infrastructure now

It’s clear Ottawa’s climate is changing, but what can we do about it? Ottawa needs to adapt and prioritize solutions that integrate living and built systems designed to slow down, soak up and filter rainwater.

Read More

Tree Ottawa’s Vision

Tree Ottawa is a community-centred initiative for the Nation’s Capital to dramatically increase the scale and ecological diversity of the urban and rural tree canopy in Ottawa. Tree Ottawa is building a greener community by engaging residents, private companies and public…

Read More