From the Blog

By Montana Burgess Today in Ottawa, the federal government’s plan to cut carbon pollution, the Pan-Canadian Framework on Clean Growth and Climate Change, was announced during the First Ministers’ meeting...
By Greg Powell I consider myself a deeply spiritual person. My day job is in the spiritual sector, to coin a phrase, and my hobbies are all attempts to find...
Here at the West Kootenay EcoSociety, we've launched our annual holiday fundraising drive. Do more than follow the news, become an active community member with your local environmental group through...
EcoSociety is looking for local experts to join our climate change and conservation committees. EcoSociety wants to expand its expertise and diversify its membership on its two advisory committees. If...


New Kootenay Rideshare website launches on November 29

The Kootenay Rideshare website, hosted by the West Kootenay EcoSociety, will be re-launched with new features on November 29. The new website address is The Kootenay Rideshare website is...Read more

Old growth logging film comes to West Kootenays

Join your friends in Castlegar, Rossland & Nelson for fundraising film nights in support of the West Kootenay EcoSociety. A spellbinding account of environmentalism, obsession, and myth, Hadwin’s Judgement chronicles...Read more

EcoSociety is proud sponsor of Deconstructing Dinner

The Deconstructing Dinner Film Festival returns with 12 documentary films over 5 days at 5 venues. The schedule for 2016 is spre ad out between October 26 and November 12...Read more

Winter Craft Fair-Dec.10

Join West Kootenay EcoSociety for our annual Winter Craft Fair! This one day event offers thirty local vendors selling hand-crafted artisanal products from clothing to body care, jewellery to preserves,...Read more