Environmental sustainability is a core value of Banksia Gardens Community Services. We actively support the principles of environmental sustainability, both locally and globally.
Banksia Gardens Community Services understands the importance of environmental sustainability and its intimate relation with the pursuit of climate justice. We believe that delivering climate justice and protecting the environment are compatible aims.
As an organisation, we are committed to raising awareness of environmental sustainability within the workplace and in the community, and acting responsibly to minimise our environmental impact.
Explore these programs to see how Banksia Gardens supports community engagement with the environment, and read below to understand our goals for environmental sustainability at the organisation.
Heat sensor network at BGCS
In 2023, we collaborated with a wonderful team of students from Worcester Polytechnic Institute (USA) to develop a heat and biodiversity audit on the grounds in and around BGCS. Below is a map of the heat sensor network: