OneGeology

The project’s aim is to create dynamic digital geological map data for the world! The target scale is 1:1 million. But the project will be pragmatic and accept a range of scales and the best available data. The geological map data will be made available as a distributed web service, using the latest web feature…

eBird Canada

A real-time, online checklist program, eBird has revolutionized the way that the birding community reports and accesses information about birds. Launched in 2002 by the Cornell Lab of Ornithology and National Audubon Society, eBird provides rich data sources for basic information on bird abundance and distribution at a variety of spatial and temporal scales. eBird…

eBird Canada

A real-time, online checklist program, eBird has revolutionized the way that the birding community reports and accesses information about birds. Launched in 2002 by the Cornell Lab of Ornithology and National Audubon Society, eBird provides rich data sources for basic information on bird abundance and distribution at a variety of spatial and temporal scales. eBird…

greenmail

Our new email service is now called greenmail provided by Google’s Gmail. If you are a die-hard fan of thegreenpages.ca (or would like to have your choice of a unique name – yourname@mail.thegreenpages.ca), request an account and send us your desired user name. We only have a limited amount of e-mail accounts so hurry and…

‘We’re here to report, be eyes, be ears’

globeandmail.com: ‘We’re here to report, be eyes, be ears’ NowPublic.com has ballooned to the largest participatory journalism website in the world JONATHAN WOODWARD Special to The Globe and Mail VANCOUVER — It was a crisp morning last August when Web marketer Megan Cole snapped her first picture of something she thought was newsworthy: a high-stakes…

Expedition 360 – A Human Powered Circumavigation

STEVE SMITH and JASON LEWIS set off from the Greenwich Meridian in July of 1994 to attempt one of the world?s ‘Last Great Firsts’. Steve decided to leave the expedition upon reaching Hawaii in 1998. Jason carried on alone and is still on course to complete the circumnavigation. Along the way they met people who…

Photography Laws

In an attempt to better understand the laws of photography, Tyler Hutcheon endeavoured to investigate the laws that apply to photographers. Specifically, Tyler was looking for the laws that applied to non-commercial photographers in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The applicable laws may vary by city, province and country. Note that this is not legal advice, and…

The New Climate Almanac

The implications of climate change can be overwhelming. They touch every field, from science to economics to culture. Our New Climate Almanac 2007 breaks down the complexity with a concise miscellany of the latest ideas, facts and predictions. globeandmail.com: Climate Change

Autodesk Green

Autodesk is proud to support sustainable design by sharing the stories of these everyday heroes, and by providing the design software that simplifies their tasks.The sustainability center is an online meeting place to share ideas, stories, and resources about sustainable design. It features environmentally progressive projects, thought leader profiles, case studies, and public interest stories…

Your gift to the environment

There are plenty of simple steps that you and your family can take if you are dreaming of a “green” holiday season.

Community Programs – Resource materials

Resource materials to assit your community or organization. Topics include: Public Policy, Fundraising, Health and Environment, Strategic Planning, Research, & Tools for Building Sustainable Communities. Developed by Environment Canada – Atlantic Region.

DotOrganize

Founded in 2005, dotOrganize provides research, forums, and resources to assist organizers in utilizing online tools as vehicles for their vision. Social change agents face a host of challenges in their work. We think the right online tools and services can make their efforts easier. Our goal is to help groups stop struggling with technology…

NetSquared

Our mission is to spur responsible adoption of social web tools by social benefit organizations.There’s a whole new generation of online tools available ? tools that make it easier than ever before to collaborate, share information and mobilize support. These tools include blogs, wikis, RSS feeds, podcasting, and more. Some people describe them as “Web…

NetSquared

Our mission is to spur responsible adoption of social web tools by social benefit organizations.There’s a whole new generation of online tools available – tools that make it easier than ever before to collaborate, share information and mobilize support. These tools include blogs, wikis, RSS feeds, podcasting, and more. Some people describe them as “Web…

Online Advocacy Services with eAdvocacy from ActionStudio.org

ActionStudio’s eAdvocacy is an affordable, online Web service for leveraging the power of your organization’s members with elected officials and decision makers. eAdvocacy helps you manage and implement contact campaigns between your members and Web site visitors and their representatives. eAdvocacy can be especially effective with the city and county officals in your local communities…

Online Advocacy Services with eAdvocacy from ActionStudio.org

Online Advocacy Services with eAdvocacy from ActionStudio.org ActionStudio’s eAdvocacy is an affordable, online Web service for leveraging the power of your organization’s members with elected officials and decision makers. eAdvocacy helps you manage and implement contact campaigns between your members and Web site visitors and their representatives. eAdvocacy can be especially effective with the city…