New and Noteworthy – Winter 2017

NEW: Congratulations to everyone who completed the Green Challenge!

NEW: Seedy Saturday returns to Lethbridge on March 24. Click here to see the exhibitors, workshops and more!

NEW: Become a member! Join today to inspire local community action on sustainability.

NEW: Check out the latest news in our January e-newsletter. Click here to subscribe to our monthly newsletter.


Explore the Past Present Future of Lethbridge’s environment with our new interactive website.

Do you have environmental questions or concerns? Dear Mabel, our new advice column can help.

Want to know more about our local environment? Check out our State of the Environment report.

To Tree or Not to Tree?

Dear Mabel, I’m struggling to decide between a real and an artificial Christmas tree. Can you tell me which choice is better for the environment?   A. Artificial trees will save you money... Read more

New Local Food Map for Southern Alberta

Chinook Food Connect has recently released a map showing the locations of local food producers around southern Alberta. The map highlights different small-scale producers who grow everything from garlic to bison. Chinook Food... Read more

It Shouldn’t Cost the Earth

Dear Mabel, Saving the environment seems really expensive. Big ticket items like solar panels or home improvements are well out of my budget and even smaller changes aren’t easy. What can I do... Read more

November Events

November 2, 5-8 pm. Environment Lethbridge Annual General Meeting at the Helen Schuler Nature Centre. November 7, 4-6 pm Green Drinks Owl Acoustic Lounge 411-3 Ave S, Lethbridge Have a drink, meet some new people, answer some... Read more