Forests Ontario

Ontario Envirothon

Envirothon Webinars

Bring environmental education into your classroom

We are excited to offer Envirothon Webinars as an additional learning opportunity. Webinars are free to attend and open all interested parties regardless of participation in the Envirothon program. Please note that content is developed with grades 9 through 12 in mind.

2019/2020 Webinars

Feb. 18, 2020, 10:00 am – More than Text and Pixels: How Charities Effectively Communicate to Educate and Inspire

Learn some of techniques used by charities to raise their profile, bring attention to different environmental issues, and inspire action. Featuring Monica Seidel from Watersheds Canada the session will highlight several communication channels and highlight different elements that make an effective campaign.

Dec. 10th, 2019, 10:00 am – Climate Change & the Need for Action

Providing an introduction to global and local climate change including the impacts climate change has on lands, soils, forests, wildlife, and water. This session will highlight climate adaptation and mitigation actions that can be applied to a broad range of sectors to help minimize impacts to the environment, our society and the economy.

Nov. 4th, 2019, 11:00 am – Bird & Wildlife Monitoring: Integrating Proven Methods & New Technology to Monitor Wildlife

Featuring Ian Fife from Birds Canada this webinar will explore a variety of practical methods commonly applied to wildlife for environmental monitoring including wildlife capture and release as well as population monitoring and the role of citizen science.

Webinar Video Archives

  • Agroecology: Feeding the World – VIDEO 
  • Climate Change in Ontario – VIDEO 
  • Creating Planet-Friendly Food & Farms – VIDEO
  • Farming Practices: The Importance of Healthy Soils – VIDEO
  • Food Systems & Climate Change – VIDEO 
  • Growing in a Changing Climate – VIDEO 
  • Get the Dirt on Soils – VIDEO
  • Let It Bee: Conserving Wild Bees – VIDEO
  • Pests and Pathogens: What’s Next for Ontario’s Forests – VIDEO
  • Second Nature: Job Creation Through Biological Emulation – VIDEO
  • Soil Detective Work: Reading a Soil Profile – VIDEO
  • Soil Fertility: A Brief Overview – VIDEO
  • Soil Texture: An Overview – VIDEO 
  • Sustainable Farming – VIDEO