Parks Canada is committed to implementing green initiatives at national parks, national historic sites, and national marine conservation areas. Through the rejuvenation of contaminated sites, the use of conservation practices, and innovation projects, Parks Canada continues to ensure that Canadians may enjoy their treasured sites in the most eco-friendly way possible. In minimizing the environmental impact at our sites, Parks Canada hopes to encourage Canadians in promoting clean air, clean water and sustainable land use.
Reaching for the sky! Building achieves Canada’s highest certification for environmental sustainability
When Gulf Islands National Park Reserve was established in 2003, Parks Canada saw the perfect opportunity to build the most environmentally-friendly federal building in the country. (See full story)
Read more about Parks Canada Sustainable Development Strategies