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.
Jan 25 2016 (All day) - Jan 31 2016 (All day)
Explore global issues and celebrate cultural diversity during International Week: For a Better World 2016! Read more »
University of Alberta
Jan 20 2016 (All day) - Jan 21 2016 (All day)
The King’s University invites you to its Winter 2016 Interdisciplinary Studies Conference
CHANGE IS IN THE AIR – in more ways than one. On one hand, the climate is changing. Overwhelming scientific consensus confirms the reality of climate change and warns of the threat it poses to the planet and its human and non-human inhabitants. These warnings have prompted urgent appeals, not simply for changes in action and policy, but also deeper changes in how we think about and imagine our relationship to the creation itself. But change is in the air in other ways too – as vulnerable communities respond to the challenge of global warming, as our reliance on the carbon economy is being questioned, and as political leaders try to hammer out a global climate agreement, change is inevitable. Read more »
The King's University
9125 50 Street NW
Management Plan for the Dwarf Woolly-heads (Psilocarphus brevissimus), Prairie population, in Canada
15 Mar 2016 (All day)
From: Mark Wayland, Head Species at Risk Unit, Canadian Wildlife Service
We are writing to notify you that the proposed Management Plan for the Dwarf Woolly-heads (Psilocarphus brevissimus) - Prairie Population - in Canada was posted on the Species at Risk Public Registry on January 15, 2016 for a 60-day public comment period which ends on March 15, 2016.
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Draft Alberta Ambient Air Quality Objectives - Naphthalene
15 Mar 2016 (All day)
Development of a new objective for naphthalene is complete with an annual objective being proposed.
The draft objective has been posted for 90 day public comment. Note the comment period has been extended to 90 days because of the holiday season. The comment period will end March 15, 2016. Read more »
25 Jan 2016 (All day)
ACA is proud to enter into its 19th 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 »