Conservation Halton

Site: Burlington - Britannia Rd

Service: Green Space: Newcomer Youth Climate Forum

Record #: MIL4095
Last Full Update: 29 Apr 2023

Contact Information

Office Phone 905-336-1158
Fax 905-336-7014
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Primary Contact Customer Service Representative; Phone: 905-854-2276 ext 0
Alternate Contact Linda Scott; Phone: 905-854-2276 ext 226; Email:

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, empowers youth aged 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 will 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
  • contact for more information.

Office hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4 pm * program hours vary with each program


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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