Welcome to Ecovillage

EcoVillage at Ithaca is part of a global movement of people seeking to create positive solutions to the social, environmental and economic crises our planet faces. Since 1991 we have developed an award-winning ecovillage that invites you to live, learn and grow. Our mission is to promote experiential learning about ways of meeting human needs for shelter, food, energy, livelihood and social connectedness that are aligned with the long-term health and viability of Earth and all its inhabitants.

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Ithaca Biodiversity Project

Ithaca Biodiversity Project Symbiosis: Nature and Youth Helping Each Other We’re excited to introduce a new educational program for Learn@EcoVillage. The Ithaca Biodiversity Project proposes to empower youth to help wildlife and our planet, at a local level, through establishing native habitat for birds, butterflies and other wildlife. Many young people are deeply concerned about […]

Cohousing Infographic

Want to learn more information about Cohousing? The graphic below explores the history, obstacles, advantages and positive impact on the environment, among other key benefits associated with this way of living. Take a look below by clicking the image and zooming in. Source:

Powerful Song by former EcoVillager

Marcie Boyd, one of the founding residents of EcoVillage, is a talented singer-songwriter who teaches English as a second language to immigrants. She now lives in California.This is her response to the inauguration.