ECO Canada awards four Canadian students annually with $2,500 towards their first-year tuition in an environment-related program at any Canadian post-secondary institution. An environment-related program can include, but is not limited to, engineering, sciences, social sciences, and mathematics.
Scholarships are awarded to individuals who have shown leadership in her or his community in the areas of environmental protection, resource management, or environmental sustainability.…
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Read the part about the reasons for endangerment. I cant beleive people actually do this its scary and mean!
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Earth Gauge Kids makes the connection between weather and the environment and is geared towards grades 5-8. Weather is part of the environment and influences it in many ways. Here are some examples:
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So this is my first post on T4PL, and I was trying to think of something awesome to write about for my first post. Then I realized that I don't have anything mind-blowing to share at the moment and am therefore going to talk about Frogwatch USA and how you can get involved. FrogWatch is new and exiting program sponsored by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums. It just started up a new chapter in my area and the first meeting was held last Saturday. I will try to…Continue
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Last year Eco-conscious high school students from across Canada were challenged to submit a video outlining an environmental issue in their community. In June 2010, four schools were awarded funds to help implement eco-friendly initiatives and green their school.
The second annual ECO Action! Video Contest is now open to students from grades 9-12 and will be awarding $2,000 to the winning teams. This national contest is designed to get students thinking about…Continue
If you're a high school student with a creative idea for conserving and protecting wildlife, Planet Connect is offering grants of $1,000 to implement projects and participate in a local internship focused on wildlife conservation or natural resources.Continue
Added by Carson Gray on December 9, 2010 at 9:52am — No Comments
I'm at a library thinking about what you ask well i think ill tell you how many of you want to make a difference??? well so do I. BUT i have to make a choice first
1) Stick with doing this little by little
2) making a quilt for the homeless
3) doing all of the above...Thats what i thought
so i will be coming on more frequently AND my website animals1745.shutterfly.com sorry bout that so leave a few (or more) comments and i will hope to…Continue
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Students and teachers have loved learning about global sustainability with Green Living Project. We have some amazing stories to share! Our latest presentation, "Sustainability: Central America to Maine" features marine wildlife conservation (turtles), adventure eco-lodges, voluntourism and more.
Check out the photo below of a baby sea turtle protected by the Leatherback Trust in Costa Rica. It's great not only seeing this conservation work, but also being able to visit…Continue
I have to post-pone the iSave Haiti (that sounds like an episode of iCarly) fundrasier to next summer, because of money and school coming up. My mom doesnt want me worrying about it because its so close to the new school year.
I went to my room and CRIED. DO YOU HEAR ME PEOPLE! i FREAKIN CRIED FOR FREAKIN HAITI. NEVER HAPPENED B4 IT SUPRISED ME!
So now I have to go back to doing other world…Continue
Space Farms Zoo and Museum- sounds nice and fun, doesn't it? Well, after you read about my first trip their you will change your mind!
I went to Space Farms…
If people would help the Earth as much as they listen to music, then there wouldnt be any 2012 business going aound. We wouldnt have to worry about helping other countries. Then again nobodies perfect. Nobody wants to do anything they are suppose to do, nobody wants to help anymore.
My mom tells me stories anout how all the children in the neighborhood would play together. Nobody does that anymore. What happen to everyone playing hide-&-seek.…Continue
June 11, 2010 - The environment took centre stage for many Canadian high school students over the month of May as they worked collaboratively with educators to document an environmental issue close to home and propose solutions for a greener community.…Continue
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by Hannah Nevitt, Greenheart Travel Volunteer Abroad Participant
Every morning I awake to the sounds of crowing roosters, chirping birds, and the melodic croaking of grasshoppers and frogs. The beaming sun floods my room at nearly 5:30 am. The intricate white lace of my window curtain provides little privacy from the exotic world…Continue
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