From the Blog

EcoSociety is looking for local experts to join our climate change and conservation committees. EcoSociety wants to expand its expertise and diversify its membership on its two advisory committees. If...
By Rachel Close I agreed to write this post a couple of days before the US election. When I started writing, the morning after Trump was elected president, I felt...
100% Renewable Kootenays volunteers have conversations with residents on clean energy community solutions By Montana Burgess I thought Donald Trump would be president. I knew it was logical for so...
By Montana Burgess It’s been a rollercoaster month. I’ve felt disappointed and betrayed, but also hopeful. Last week, I watched the Liberal Government stand with BC’s premier and approve a...


New Kootenay Rideshare website launches on November 29

The Kootenay Rideshare website, hosted by the West Kootenay EcoSociety, will be re-launched with new features on November 29. The new website address is The Kootenay Rideshare website is...Read more

Old growth logging film comes to West Kootenays

Join your friends in Castlegar, Rossland & Nelson for fundraising film nights in support of the West Kootenay EcoSociety. A spellbinding account of environmentalism, obsession, and myth, Hadwin’s Judgement chronicles...Read more

EcoSociety is proud sponsor of Deconstructing Dinner

The Deconstructing Dinner Film Festival returns with 12 documentary films over 5 days at 5 venues. The schedule for 2016 is spre ad out between October 26 and November 12...Read more

Winter Craft Fair-Dec.10

Join West Kootenay EcoSociety for our annual Winter Craft Fair! This one day event offers thirty local vendors selling hand-crafted artisanal products from clothing to body care, jewellery to preserves,...Read more