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Sustainability, Page 11

Get your TRU green idea funded

  Posted on: October 21, 2014

Get the cash to fund your great green idea by applying to the Sustainable Grant Fund. And new this year is money for sustainability-related research.

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Alumnus Makes 160-Acre Wetlands Property Donation

  Posted on: September 29, 2014

Longtime TRU supporters Roland and Anne Neave donated the 160-acre parcel of land to his alma mater with the hope that the property would expand the existing wilderness research area to benefit students from many different disciplines.

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Coordinating the Cleaning of the Shoreline

  Posted on: September 23, 2014

Sciences student Julie Dixon is putting her classroom learning and passions into practice by volunteering to coordinate the annual Shoreline Cleanup in conjunction with World Rivers Day.

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Researchers Do More than Raise a Flag about Invasive Species

  Posted on: June 17, 2014

Vaseux Lake, located between Okanagan Falls and Oliver on the Okanagan Highway, is home to a variety of wildlife and is a popular destination for outdoor enthusiasts. Like many BC lakes, however, Vaseux is in jeopardy due to a pretty, seemingly innocuous foe, the yellow flag iris.

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Town Hall: Campus Sustainability Action Plan

  Posted on: June 4, 2014

What directions do you think TRU should be headed regarding environmental sustainability?

On June 19, have your say during a town hall to collect input for the upcoming Campus Sustainability Action Plan.

There will be other ways to contribute, including an on-line survey, through social media, and email.

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