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Sustainable Living

Melisa Zapisocky

Melisa Zapisocky

Agriculture Initiatives Specialist

Melisa Zapisocky's job blends knowledge of agriculture with community development.
Pears Evans

Piers Evans

Municipal Sustainability Coordinator

Piers Evans is a Municipal Sustainability Coordinator for the Conservation Corps of Newfoundland and Labrador.
Joel Stacey au travail sur un toit

Joel Stacey

Construction Superintendent

Joel Stacey is a Construction Superintendent for Solvest Inc.
Skyglow from a city and highway

Light Pollution

Light can be a type of pollution. Learn about the damage it causes to people and living things as well as how you can prevent it.

Solar panel project in Dakar, Senegal

What are Carbon Offsets?

Can carbon offsets help you reduce your environmental footprint, practice sustainable living and fight climate change?

Wasted food on the ground

The Environmental Impact of Wasted Food

One-third of all food produced is wasted. Learn about the environmental consequences of food waste, and what you can do about it.

How is food packaged?

How is food packaged?

Take a closer look at food packaging. Explore why and how food is packaged in different ways.

Crispy fried crickets © phuketisland, iStockphoto

Should We Eat Bugs?

What's tasty, abundant and high in protein and vitamins? Bugs! Bugs feed about 2 billion people each day. They also hold promise for food security and sustainability.