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Local Air Quality and Children's Mobility, Green Communities Canada Webinar Series

June 19, 2013

12:00-1:30 p.m. ET

This session will provide results and highlights from the Hamilton, Ontario air quality monitoring project at St. Lawrence Catholic School. The project, a joint effort of Green Venture, Rotek Environmental, Clean Air Hamilton and Green Communities Canada, with support from Environment Canada's Air Quality Health Index, has involved elementary students in the collection and analysis of air quality data around the school and in action planning. You can read about the project here.
St. Lawrence has been an active participant in the Stepping It Up (School Travel Planning) project with Metrolinx as well as Share the Road and Green Communities' Wheeling to School pilot.
Webinar presenters include:

  • Intro: Chantal Duhaime, Environment Canada
  • Juby Lee, Green Venture, project manager
  • Denis Corr, Rotek Environmental, technical expert and co-presenter
  • Grant Ranalli, Teacher, St. Lawrence CS, school perspective

Please register, for this and further listed webinars, with Sandra Jones at

Specific participation details and reminders will be sent.
Production of this webinar series has been made possible through the support of the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long Term Care's Healthy Communities Fund.
The first three webinars in this series, The Reality of Working With High Schools, Progress in Local Communities and Technology Developments in STP and ASRTS are now archived. You can access the links here: htt://