Conservation Halton

Site: Burlington - Britannia Rd

Service: Green Space: Newcomer Youth Climate Forum

Record #: MIL4095
Last Full Update: 02 May 2024

Contact Information

Office Phone 905-336-1158
Fax 905-336-7014
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Primary Contact Linda Scott, Manager, Visitor Experience; Phone: ext 0; Email:
Alternate Contact Phone: ext 226

Agency Information

Funding Regional / Municipal ; Provincial ; Fundraising ; Fees

Description and Service Details

Description (Service)

Conservation Halton's Green Space: Newcomer Youth Climate Forum, launched in 2021 with RBC Tech for Nature. The program empowers youth ages 14-29 to learn about climate change, develop practical skills, and build friendships. Workshops provide volunteer hours, leadership training, and project engagement. Gain skills in environmental monitoring, technology, and innovation.

Topics include:

  • Learn more about the current climate crisis, climate science, and its local and global impact
  • Learn how to use technology to collect and interpret environmental data
  • Participate in nature-based climate solutions (e.g., tree planting, invasive species removal, native seed collection)
  • Learn about native Ontario plants and animals through outdoor learning
  • Learn about government policies, laws, and initiatives related to climate action, adaptation, and mitigation
  • Explore career paths related to climate science and environmental monitoring

Administration office open Monday to Friday from 8:30 am - 4 pm. Program hours vary with each program.

Areas Served Halton Region ; Hamilton (City of) ; Mississauga ; Wellington County
Eligibility Ages: 14 year(s) - 29 year(s) 
Self identified newcomer youth and young adults

Contact for information or apply online.

Languages English
Fees Program ; fees may apply for some programs

Site Information

Located In Community Burlington
Address & Map
Conservation Halton Administration Office
2596 Britannia Rd
Burlington, ON L7P 0G3
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Intersection Guelph Line and Britannia Rd
Physical Access Not Applicable - depends on location

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