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12 Days of Sustainability

Celebrate 12 Days of Sustainability with Conservation Corps Newfoundland and Labrador (CCNL). Join us in making environmentally sustainable traditions. We’ve compiled tips on shopping, gift giving and decorating to help you celebrate an Earth-friendly holiday season. 1. Switch to LED Did you know that seasonal holiday  lights can be seen from space? There are a […]

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Green Team Spotlight: Learn how to catalogue artifacts with the Cape Freels Development Association Green Team

The Conservation Corps NL (CCNL) Green Team program employs youth to complete environmental and cultural conservation projects in Newfoundland and Labrador. This summer, the Green Team partnered with the Cape Freels Development Association worked on projects in New-Wes-Valley, Lumsden and Greenspond. To start the summer off, Alex Hefferton (Team Leader) and Jervanni Mitchell (Team Member) […]

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Urban Forestry with the Corner Brook Green Team

Green Team members Owen Fairrer and Brittney Garcia spent their summer working with the City of Corner Brook on the Urban Forestry Inventory Project. Ownen and Brittney collected data from over 400 trees in the area. The Team inventoried the City’s trees and assessed overall health, researched replanting measures, and determined new and/or local species […]