How to Do a Riparian Restoration Project

Why Do Riparian Restorations?Riparian zones are transitional areas adjacent to water bodies and the surrounding uplands. Human-caused disturbance and over-use of these areas...

Recycling

by Jocelyn KabatoffI was an expert on recycling. From start-up curbside pick-ups in the early ’90s, to community green bins, and finally the...

Your City of Calgary: Green Cart Tips

Green Cart Yard TipsIt’s that time of year to rake up the leaves and prep your yard for winter. Follow these composting tips:...
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Calgary Climate Symposium

The Calgary Climate Symposium is an opportunity to open up the conversation about climate change – how and why to talk about it,...
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Building a Greener Calgary

Online Maps Show Calgary’s Sustainable Infrastructure In 2004, Calgary became the first municipality in Canada to adopt a sustainable building policy. Now, citizens can...
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October Recycling Tips from the City of Calgary

Use the Right Bag For Your Kitchen Compost PailSome people prefer lining their kitchen pail to help it clean and tidy.Bags are...
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Green and Blue Cart Tips: Lawn Clippings and Disposing of Ropes, Hoses, and Cords

Leave Your Grass Clippings on the Lawn!A natural way to deal with your grass clippings it to leave them on your lawn after...
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A Beautiful Low-Maintenance Yard and Conserving Water Go Hand-In-Hand

During the summer, your water use can jump by 30 to 40 per cent because of outdoor watering activities. This increased demand places...