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.

MUNICIPAL CLIMATE CHANGE ASSESSMENT

CCNL helps communities become more resilient in the face of climate change. Learn how:

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.

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Internship Spotlight: a New Career, a New Perspective

Nima Augh is the Rural Asset Management in a Changing Climate Project Intern with Conservation Corps Newfoundland and Labrador (CCNL). This internship position is made possible by Mitacs. Mitacs has more than 20 years of experience facilitating successful and profitable collaborations between industry and academia. Starting my professional career in engineering and environmental management at […]

A student at C.C. Loughlin Elementary waters seeds. Once the plants were mature enough, students brought them home and cared for their own “mini gardens.” 2015.

Fund Your Next Project with the Youth Engagement Funding Initiative

The Youth Engagement Funding Initiative (YEFI) provides up to $1,000 for climate-related projects involving youth in Newfoundland and Labrador. YEFI has funded 82 projects, helping youth better understand climate change through research, experimental, or action based learning.  YEFI funding can be used by schools, youth groups, and youth themselves. Funds can be used for an […]

#GivingTuesday with CCNL

This #GivingTuesday, Conservation Corps NL (CCNL) is highlighting our work with youth. For over 25 years, CCNL has provided young people with meaningful employment and development opportunities in the fields of environmental and cultural conservation, including the Green Team Program and Internship Program.  This #GivingTuesday, consider making a gift to CCNL to support our work […]