June 24th, 2017
February 12, 2015
Re-use-it Fair 2013 (3)

Zero Waste Action Team

Zero Waste Action Team (ZWAT) The Zero Waste Action Team is a very active group made up of Squamish CAN board members, District of Squamish staff, and concerned citizens. ZWAT organizes the Reuse It Fair annually, and takes on different projects every year. ...

November 20, 2014
Vertical Project

The Vertical Project – Phase One

This little 5 foot tall and 2 foot squared tower grows fresh organic vegetables more effectively and efficiently than growing food in the ground. By optimizing space, nutrients, and lighting, the harvest will be grown quicker with less requirements (while being completely indoors). ...

June 27, 2014
Smoke-Bluffs

Smoke Bluffs Park Vermicomposting Toilet Project

A vermicomposting toilet project at one of our communities busiest parks! This project will provide much improved outback toilet facilitates for Smoke Bluffs Park, while being a case study for the provincial-wide use of vermicomposting toilets throughout British Columbian Provincial Parks. The new toilet ...

July 24, 2013
Container20with20Recyclables

Waste Resources

More information on waste and everything that has to do with it. The Story of Stuff How come we have so much stuff that we have to get rid of? Well, this story may change the way you look at all the stuff ...

July 24, 2013
Transportation

Transport Resources

Learn more about greener transit systems. TRANSIT Everything you need to know about the Squamish Transit System can be found here. Information on the Squamish-Whistler Commuter bus can be found here. CLEAN AIR STARTS WITH YOU! On November 3rd, 2009 council adopted a ...

November 20, 2012

Food Resources

Food stability resources help inform decisions about one of the most important parts of life! Food Security Report on Household Food Security in Canada “Enough for All: Household Food Security in Canada” (Report August 2013) “All Canadians should have access to enough safe ...