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EcoWest News, January 31, 2023

This week's top stories in EcoWest News: 1) From cake sales to microrewilding - protecting urban nature 2) food conservation to prevent food waste 3) celestial nights out in 2023

Environmentally Sustainable Building Practices

CO2 emissions from buildings and construction reached an all-time high in 2021. We need to put more of an effort into conservation, retrofits, deconstruction, and circular approaches to building construction and maintenance.

EcoWest News, January 24, 2023

This week’s top stories in EcoWest News: 1) Provincially Significant Peatlands in Manitoba 2) Successful responses to climate change 3) Industrial use of heat pumps

Wildlife Crossings / Passages Fauniques : Éco dans les Prairies

Roads crisscross the land making it hard for animals to move - wildlife crossings make a big difference. Les passages fauniques sont tellement importants pour aider les animaux sauvages à traverser les routes - Éco dans les Prairies, Radio-Canada en Saskatchewan

EcoWest News, January 17, 2023

This week's top stories in EcoWest News: 1) A mobile ski library; 2) Reclaiming the right to repair; 3) Grassland stewardship opportunity; and 4) Partnering with fungi and soil.

EcoWest News, January 10, 2023

Lush green urban parks, precious wetlands, the consequences of noise, and solar carports - threats and opportunities - EcoWest News, January 10, 2023