Upper Columbia Swallow Habitat Enhancement Project

The Upper Columbia Swallow Habitat Enhancement Project, undertaken by Wildsight Golden, is identifying, restoring, and enhancing nesting sites for Barn and Bank Swallows in BC's Upper Columbia Valley.

EcoWest News, May 24, 2022

This week's top stories in EcoWest News: 1. Reconciling energy conservation and promoting biodiversity online 2. Art and climate action 3. Wastewater - oil industry and cruise ships

Hoodoos, Rocks & Sand Dunes in Western Canada

Shifting sands, stranded boulders, eroded stone columns, rock art, cactus, and lizards - isn't it time you visited some of Western Canada's hoodoos, rocks, and sand dunes?

EcoWest News, May 17, 2022

This week’s top stories: 1. A successful environmental campaign in an industry town 2. Addressing noise pollution – at sea and on land 3. Deconstruction: “We can do better than throwing old buildings into the landfill.”

EcoWest News, May 10, 2022

This week's top stories: 1. open source tractors can be repaired & modified 2. small-scale, selective logging as a model in BC 3. RASC-Calgary - rent a telescope, learn about black holes, attend a star party

Western Canada's Urban Forests

Places, people, and events promoting trees and urban forests in Western Canada. Did we miss your favorite? Let us know and we'll add them to the list.

EcoWest News, May 3, 2022

From hydro power, oil refineries, and clothing to butterflies, cougars, and tiger beetles - nature and environmental news from across the West.