The Alberta Environmental Network (AEN) is a non-profit, non-partisan organization comprised of groups throughout the province dedicated to helping preserve and protect Alberta's environment. The AEN's purpose is to facilitate the sharing of information & resources among member groups, and to assist them in taking common action. AEN also promotes awareness of environmental issues & activities with stakeholders & the general public. AEN facilitates member group meetings and the participation of member groups in meetings and consultation with government and/or industry. Check out Field Notes for the latest news, events & action alerts from the AEN & our member groups.
The Environmental Law Centre has launched a new website focusing on environmental planning in the North Saskatchewan Region. The ELC's Jason Unger posted that the site's purpose is to:
"foster dissemination of environmental information that is central to this planning"
and that the site will provide:
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Links to environmental information (regarding water, air, land, biodiversity, and cumulative effects),
Background information on regional plans, and
Starts the discussion around risks and opportunities in the regional planning context
The latest issue of the Wildlands Advocate is now available from the Alberta Wilderness Association website.
Giving up the Ghost?
Managing Recreation on Public Land: How does Alberta Compare?
Hummingbird to Hope: Trail Monitoring, Management and a Wildland Park in the Bighorn
An Impossible Dream?: Biodiversity in Alberta’s Largest Urban Centres
A Conservation Easement Goes to Court
Flying a Chequered Flag at OHV Races in the Livingstone-Porcupine
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25 May 2015 - 15:00
Evergreen CityWorks is pleased to announce that we are offering a new funding opportunity to support Canadian non-profit groups and organizations that are working to improve systemic urban challenges in their communities. Read more »
Session & Poster Proposals
15 May 2015 (All day)
The Earth Matters Environmental Education Conference October 15-17, 2015 in Canmore is now accepting session and poster proposals.
We are looking for sessions that will be of interest to all types of educators: K-12 teachers, community outreach and engagement leaders, non-profit and for profit program providers, government, or corporate environmental specialists and the academic community. Read more »