Volunteers Needed For Our
In-Person Survey Team
We are launching a massive survey of area residents to capture attitudes and practices that will enlighten CNL actions and inform the creation of the County’s action plan. We are looking for people to do 2-3 hour shifts at a variety of events across Lanark. It is a great chance to meet people and talk Climate. Contact us here if you are interested
- Sept 4th 7:30- noon, Hazardous Waste Day, Carleton Place
- Sept 18th, Rideau Paddlefest, Smiths Falls
- Saturdays at the Farmers Markets in Perth and Almonte
- Your event?
Susan Bamber rides her bicycle all year round, no matter what the weather, but she doesn’t see herself as an eco-warrior. She grew up in a family that was aware of our impact on the planet and followed a waste-not-want-not- lifestyle, and she has just organized her...
Instead of bagging up and hauling fallen leaves to the curb, Scott Hortop hopes you dump them on his property. .. read more
Climate Network Lanark send a list of questions relevant to climate change in Lanark County to the 4 candidates in the federal election.
Since September 2020 CNL has written monthly in this column about the work on-going in the organization to find local solutions to and promote action on Climate Change. Now this work is being focused toward advising Lanark County Council on making an effective Climate...
In September, I attended the Ontario Nature Youth Summit for Mother Earth 2021. Hosted virtually this year due to the pandemic, it consisted of workshops and discussions led by Indigenous Elders, scientists and researchers, as well as challenges to get youth thinking...
What did CNL submit to the County Climate Action Committee as recommended actions? All the details here. If there is something we have missed, do get in touch. .. read more
Lanark County Council endorsed a motion calling for the phase-out of all plants in Ontario that produce electricity from the fossil fuel natural gas at its Sept. 8 meeting. .. read more
Would you like your fall leaves to again this year be used to help Almonte-area farmers regenerate overworked soil and to take a small step towards addressing the climate emergency? .. read more
Why is there going to be a monthly column on matters related to the climate, particularly stories about positive climate-related activities, people, and events in the Lanark and Smiths Falls area? .. read more
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