About us

Are you interested in climate change and other global environmental issues?  The Nith Valley EcoBoosters is a not-for-profit, politically non-partisan volunteer group committed to achieving and supporting a long-term healthy environment in Wilmot and Wellesley Townships through education, action and collaboration.


Help us make a difference in our community by getting involved and taking action on one or more local environmental concerns.  There is no fee to join.  Nith Valley EcoBoosters is funded by donations, fundraising efforts, and grants.


We meet on the 4th Wednesday of most months.  Our next meeting will be held at 7:00 p.m. on September 23rd, 2020Please contact us via e-mail (nvecoboosters@gmail.com) if you would like to participate in this "Zoom" meeting and we will provide you with more details. 


If you would like to know more about the history of our group, who we are, and what we do, please click on the following link for our "History and Terms of Reference" document: http://nvecoboosters.com/history.pdf


For more information about our group, contact nvecoboosters@gmail.com 



What's New On Our Website






**Droughts & Downpours Webinar - Save the date (Wednesday, October 14th at 7:15 p.m.) for our next community education event.  This free webinar will focus on coping strategies for managing your own property and community spaces as we experience more extreme weather events.  See our Upcoming Events page for more information.


**Let's Tree Wilmot is a partnership between the Nith Valley EcoBoosters, the Wilmot Horticultural Society, and the Wilmot Rotary Club. Its mission is to increase the tree canopy cover in the rural and urban areas of Wilmot.  More details and information on how to make a donation can be found on our Issues & Actions page. 


**See our latest EcoNugget: "Halloween:  Green up your heroes, monsters, ghouls and treats" on our EcoNuggets page.


**We have endorsed a letter that opposes the Ontario Government’s proposal to remove the prohibition on aggregate extraction in the habitat of threatened and endangered species in the regional Natural Heritage System of the Greater Golden Horseshoe.  We have also endorsed an Environmental Registry of Ontario (ERO) submission that opposes the Ontario Government’s proposed changes to the Growth Plan for the Greater Golden Horseshoe area.  See our Issues & Actions page for more details.