Looking for some festive fall fun? Read our guide on the best activities in Ontario’s Greenbelt this autumn

There’s a chill in the air. The leaves are starting to change colour. And every coffee shop is offering a selection of pumpkin spice…Read More


YRE News / Oct 05, 2017

Ready, set, investigate! National competition invites Canadian youth to share local plastic pollution solutions

Hey, students! The world has a big plastic pollution problem on its hands. And there’s a creative way for you to be part of…Read More


YRE News / Sep 20, 2017

Read all about it! Young Reporters interview David Suzuki, Elizabeth May and more at an international conference

Some of our Young Reporters for the Environment practiced their reporting skills during the recent World Environmental Education Congress (WEEC). The conference, which brought…Read More


Blue Flag / Jun 22, 2017

This summer, show us how Life’s a Beach

Building sandcastles, splashing in the water, or going for a leisurely stroll along the boardwalk—there’s no better place to beat the heat this summer…Read More


Blue Flag / Jun 29, 2016

Photo contest invites Canadians to show how Life’s a Beach

Summer is finally here! And there’s no better place to spend the lazy, hazy days soaking up the sun than at a beach near…Read More


YRE News / May 31, 2016

A day to inspire the next generation of green leaders

One of the groups most passionate about protecting the environment is our youth. But, what can they do to get involved and get their…Read More


Blue Flag / Jun 25, 2015

Show us how Life’s a Beach

It’s summertime and the living is easy. And there’s no better place to spend the lazy, hazy days of summer relaxing, cooling off or…Read More


YRE News / May 29, 2015

Helping transform young reporters into the next green leaders

Yesterday was a very exciting day for the YRE Canada program, as we hosted our first ever national workshop. Twenty-two students and their teachers…Read More


Toxics / Dec 11, 2014

Tip of the Month: Have a holly, jolly and toxic-free holiday season

Have you pulled out, dusted off and put up your holiday decorations around your home yet? If you have (or you plan to do…Read More


YRE News / Nov 17, 2014

My final report from my assignment in Japan

This is a guest blog by Becca Williams, an arts undergraduate student at the University of British Columbia with a passion for storytelling and…Read More