ECO WAL (Eco-WAL)

585, rue de l'Église
Tracadie-Sheila, NB   E1X 1G5
Primary contact: Marie-Pierre Hétu
Language of Service: French
Scope of Activities: Local
Region: Acadian Peninsula & Northeast
Purpose: The Eco W.-A.-L. wants Polyvalente W.-A.- Losier to become a sustainable school that is a source of inspiration for the whole community. Eco W.-A.-L. is a group made up of students and staff members who educate their peers, parents and the community and who take concrete actions to make school practices more environmentally friendly.
Activities: Engage in activities with an environmental consciousness. Encourage pupils and the personnel to act and think in a “green” fashion. The committee has organized a community garden that is utilized each year by thirty gardeners. It has also set up a recycling system for refundable containers, ink cartridges and batteries. The committee is also active in the environmental component of the development project of the school yard.
Resources Available to the Public: Workshops and events