Regular tours highlighting sustainability features throughout the library. Next tour date TBA.

Sustainability Websites


City of North Vancouver - Sustainability in the City

Information on local environmental, social and economic sustainability initiatives.

Earth Day Canada

"Earth Day Canada is a national environmental charity. We offer free, year-round, award-winning programs to educate and inspire Canadians of all ages, backgrounds and sectors to reach local environmental solutions. Our mission is to foster and celebrate environmental respect, action and behaviour change that lessens our impact on the earth."

fueleconomy.gov

Gas saving tips, benefits of saving fuel, fuel economy trackers, info about hybrid cars and alternative fuels, and more.

Government of Canada: Auto Fuel Efficiency Information

Use less energy, save money and help protect the environment when buying, driving and maintaining your vehicle.

Government of Canada: Energy efficiency for homes

Find out how to conserve energy at home and how to build an energy-efficient new home.

Metro Vancouver recycles

Find places to donate or recycle just about anything.

North Shore Recyling Program

The North Shore Recycling Program (NSRP) offers information on recycling, the four Rs (Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Rethink), hazardous waste disposal and composting, etc.

Wikipedia: Sustainable Living

This article discuss sustainable food, power, water, transportation and shelter.

Clean Energy Vehicle Program

"The Clean Energy Vehicle (CEV) Program is intended to encourage and accelerate the adoption of CEVs in B.C. ... by helping make clean transportation solutions more affordable, increasing awareness of CEVs, investing in infrastructure, and supporting research, jobs training & economic development in the CEV sector." - website.

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