P.O. Box 179
Rocky Harbour, Newfoundland and Labrador A0K 4N0

Gros Morne Gatherings, EECOM and Parks Canada are excited to be hosting EECOM08 in Gros Morne National Park from September 25-28, 2008.

The theme of this year's conference is: Reconnect! Rethink! Rejoice!


Think Globally. Programs or projects concerning development, environment, globalization and climate change.

Act Locally. Innovative approaches to involving audiences in environmental citizenship initiatives.

Organizational Rethink. Initiatives that build capacity, skills, and competencies to celebrate, reconnect and rethink organizational goals.
Climate Change Challenge. Programs that demythify and clear the air concerning the big melt!


Reconnecting People to Nature. Initiatives that get people thinking, feeling, sensing, doing, about being outdoors.

Be the Wave. Educational programs that highlight water issues, freshwater , marine,& ecology.

Education and Engagement. Educational programs that get people "onboard" and stimulate behavioral change or eco-action. Grounding Schools: Initiatives that connect the curriculum to the community.


Celebrate Good Times...C'mon!! Programs and initiatives dealing with song, dance, paintings, writing…connecting Arts to Science and Science to Arts is a good reason to make the hills of the Long Range Mountains come alive!

About EECOM 2008

The Canadian Network for Environmental Education and Communication (EECOM), Canada's only, national, bilingual, charitable network for environmental education and communication is having their 2008 conference in Gros Morne!

Hosted in a different region of Canada each year, EECOM Conferences are Canada's largest, regular gatherings of environmental learning stakeholders, and provide unparalleled professional development and networking opportunities

Join us in what National Geographic calls one of the most sustainable National Parks in North America, to improve your professional practice and become enriched and revitalized as you spend time in nature and with friends and colleagues.

Official Website: http://www.eecom2008.com

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