CONSERVATION CORPS

Newfoundland & Labrador

ABOUT US

Conservation Corps Newfoundland and Labrador is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to providing youth with training and employment in environmental and cultural heritage.

WHAT'S NEW?

Get the scoop on CCNL's latest initiatives

Job Opportunities

Check out our current employment opportunities.

Climate Change in the Classroom

Did you know we offer free presentations through the Climate Change Education Centre? Details here.

Green Team Program

Learn about CCNL's Green Team Program. Our 2021 season starts this summer!

WHAT WE DO

Focusing on environmental and cultural projects and resources has allowed CCNL to provide strong employment training as well as a stronger connection for young people to their communities, encouraging youth to be more active in the development and conservation of the local environment and cultural resources. The basis of CCNL programs has been partnerships with community based organizations and focusing its efforts on reaching rural and remote communities.

Youth Projects Awarded Funding to Tackle Climate Change

From gardens to rug hooking, the 2021 Youth Engagement Funding Initiative supports projects related to climate change. We are so excited for the launch of these amazing projects funded by CCNL’s Youth Engagement Funding Initiative. This funding is for climate change-related projects that involve youth, and wow, did we receive some seriously cool proposals. We […]

The Vine Place Community Centre Green Team collects recycling and garbage in Corner Brook, NL. Photo credit: CCNL, 2020.

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle: 5 Ways to Reduce Consumption

Did you know that recycling is actually the last step in reducing your waste before throwing something away? You can protect the environment and save money by reducing your consumption and reusing what you already own. We’ve put together some tips to help you reduce, reuse and recycle in your everyday life. 1. Reduce Food […]