Inspiring People. Celebrating Nature.
The Manitoba Eco-Network is busily preparing for our next Reel Green: Inspiring People. Celebrating Nature.
This annual event is a celebration of nature and of environmental champions; an evening of film, food and fun; and an opportunity to bring our supporters together to raise money for the Manitoba Eco-Network's ongoing work in the province.
Mark your calendars for March 7th, 2015!
Call for Reel Green Film submissions:
Reel Green showcases films that highlight nature and people working for the environment that inspire s to a greater appreciation and understanding.
We are now accepting submissions of professional short films for Reel Green 2015
TONIGHT, December 5, 2014 at 5pm
King's Head Pub
Start off your weekend by hanging out with others in the environmental community. Share ideas, learn about volunteer opportunities, and hear about what people are doing for the environment in our community. The January Green Drinks is cancelled, so make sure you come out tonight!
Be sure to check for us upstairs if we are not on the first floor.
2015 MWWA Annual Conference and Tradeshow
January 11-14, 2015
This four day event features numerous activities including a tradeshow, awards ceremony and a variety of technical sessions. Session topics include: nutrient removal in cold climate lagoons, fracking in Manitoba, 50 shades of greywater, and others. For more information and to register, visit mwwa.net.
32nd Annual Red River Basin Land & Water International Summit Conference
January 20- 22, 2015
Fort Garry Hotel in Winnipeg
This year’s conference theme “Meeting the Basin’s Needs: One Goal at a Time”, will continue to highlight the Red River Basin Commission’s Natural Resources Framework Plan goal areas and celebrate all the work that is being done in these goals areas. There will be updates on Water Quality efforts throughout the Red River Basin as well as the progress that has been made on the Long Term Flood Solutions recommendations. There will also be presentations on existing projects, zebra mussels, and other issues facing our basin today and into the future.
Registration for the conference is now open.
Connecting Water Resources 2015 – From Knowledge to Action (CWR 2015)
March 10-12, 2015
CWR 2015 brings together the private sector; public sector; and the world of academia to a forum where leading water thinkers and doers collaborate on how to impact water management. We will address the real needs and questions affecting decision-making in water management.
For more information and to register, visit cwr2015.ca. Early bird rates are available until January 16th.
WWF’s Loblaw Water Fund
Application Deadline is December 15, 2014
This grant is open to Canadians working on the ground to address the major threats to and health of our water wealth. Canada is home to thousands of lakes, rivers, streams, and wetlands - and many of these water bodies need our help to become and remain healthy.
The Loblaw Water Fund supports action-oriented projects that take specific steps towards ecosystem restoration and/or the collection of data for long-term water monitoring.
Application and Guideline for funding are available online at www.wwf.ca/waterfund
Office Space for Lease
Manitoba Eco-Network is seeking a suitable sub-tenant for office space located in the EcoCentre on the 3rd floor of Mountain Equipment Co-op, 303 Portage Avenue.
For more information, visit mbeconetwork.org. To view the premises, please contact Christie Fischer: (204) 947-6511 or email@example.com.