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Conversation Cafe: Students’ Voices

Just in time for municipal elections, West Kootenay EcoSociety will host a collaborative evening discovering and discussing the environmental concerns of local youth. On Thursday, November 13 at 7pm, student work from three local classrooms will be displayed at the Nelson Chamber of Commerce as the starting point for a discussion about the future of our region. The event is part of a work…

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Conversation Cafe – Waste

The West Kootenay EcoSociety's Conversation Cafe series wraps up with a discussion on resource recovery on Tuesday May 7. West Kootenay EcoSociety and the Earth Matters Youth Zero-Waste Upcycling project invite the community for an interesting and informative conversation about turning trash into treasures. Thousands of tons of "waste" leave our community every day - headed for the landfill or…

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Forestry Conversation Cafe Event

Forestry Conversation Cafe

When it comes to our region's ecosystems, forestry is the elephant in the room. Forestry remains an important economic driver, but it can also contribute to habitat loss, water quality problems, and landslides. Its time we have a conversation in our community about what role forestry should play. If there's a way to have healthy forests and a sustainable forestry industry, its time to find…

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