As members of the community, Ottawa Festivals members have made efforts to become more green and make a minimal impact on the environment. Many festivals have introduced extended recycling programs, ride sharing, event-specific public transportation options and carbon offsetting strategies.
Resources to become more green:
- Pickup Pal
An eco-rideshare program that matches drivers and passengers to help reduce the carbon footprint.
- Green Ottawa
Green Ottawa is a gateway to everything green and sustainable in Ottawa-Gatineau and the National Capital Region. It’s a starting point for connecting with green-minded people, places, organizations and opportunities across the region.
- Environmental Expert
An environmental marketplace and portal that contains industry-related information and resources, like publications, events, articles, job postings, press releases and news.
- The International Ecotourism Society
Resources and tips for sustainable tourism practices.