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.
15 Feb 2015 (All day)
From the Edmonton Community Foundation:
The deadline to submit applications is on February 15. Online applications can be found here.
The key to a successful application is an activity that is initiated, led, and organized by young Edmonton and area residents. Individuals (or groups), between the ages of 13 and 24 years, can receive funding to make their idea a reality. Grants range from $500 up to $3,000. To receive funding, applicants must partner with a registered Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) charity.
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Marketing & Fundraising Manager
17 Feb 2015 (All day)
An Exciting Opportunity
If you are passionate about protecting the environment and keen to take on exciting challenges to make a difference in Alberta, then come join us! The Environmental Law Centre (ELC) is the only public interest environmental law organization in Alberta that provides public education and pursues legal reform on environment, energy and natural resources policies, laws and regulations. At the ELC, we believe that law is one of the most powerful tools to protect the environment. Read more »
Feb 17 2015 - 8:00am - 2:00pm
You’re invited to the Alberta Biodiversity Monitoring Institute’s (ABMI) 2nd annual Speakers' Series “Better Environmental Management Through Monitoring 2015”!
Join the ABMI and emcee Brian Keating (host of Going Wild!) for an engaging series of presentations and discussion at the Centennial Centre for Interdisciplinary Sciences lecture theatre at the University of Alberta. Read more »
Centennial Centre for Interdisciplinary Sciences Lecture Theatre 1-430
11455 Saskatchewan Drive (University of Alberta)
Volunteer Race Marshalls
22 Feb 2015 (All day)
The Hypothermic Half Marathon has become an annual fundraising event for Nature Alberta.
Twice every February, over 200 racers run 21 km, along the scenic Edmonton River Valley. For each race, at least 50 volunteers are required. These volunteers act as race marshals, ensuring runners are safe, following the route, preventing collisions with local traffic,helping those that may become injured, providing hydration or encouragement for all the runners. It is a reminder that we can enjoy the outdoors and be active in Alberta most prominent season. Read more »
20 Jan 2015 (All day)
Edmonton (with some travel required)
Salary: $2500-3000 per month
Start Date: As negotiated after 3 February 2015
Term: Part-time with Contract or Employee Agreement options Read more »
26 Jan 2015 (All day)
ACA is proud to enter into its 18th year of Conservation Funding. ACA Conservation, Community and Education Grants Funding will be available for projects that contribute to healthy fish and wildlife populations, to a healthy environment for fish and wildlife in Alberta, and to the understanding, appreciation and use of that environment. This grant program will also fund projects which increase the level of attendance and awareness of outdoor opportunities, while developing knowledge and respect for conservation. Read more »
The 2014 AEN Fall Meetings were held on November 22, 2014 in Calgary. This gathering included a presentation from the Alberta Energy Regulator; updates from the Synergy Alberta Conference; updates from AEN representatives to the Joint Oil Sands Monitoring Advisory Committees; and face-to-face meetings of the Water and Clean Air & Energy Caucuses. Read more »