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.
Apr 20 2013 - 11:00am - 4:00pm
Earth's General Store is working with the Edmonton Earth Day Festival to host an intimate mini Earth Day Celebration - 'Small is Beautiful' on April 20, 2013 from 11am to 4pm. Read more »
Earth's General Store
9605 Whyte Avenue
City of Edmonton Master Naturalist Program 2013 – Now Accepting Applications!
Are you interested in learning more about ecology and naturalization in Edmonton, and how to get involved in the stewardship of local natural areas? If so, consider taking part in this year's Master Naturalist Program! Read more »
MacEwan University (City Centre Campus)
22 Apr 2013 - 23:59
Need cash for a good cause?
Are you an Alberta-based organization whose vision and mission primarily focus on the environment?
Are you working on issues surrounding water and water quality; landscapes and land use; or air, climate and energy efficiency?
Are you a registered nonprofit or a charity?
Then consider applying to the Alberta Ecotrust Community Grant Program! Read more »
Celebrate Wild Alberta this Earth Day
Celebrate Wild Alberta this year at the Calgary Tower and the Best Earth Day Event in the West: The Alberta Wilderness Association’s 22nd Annual Climb & Run for Wilderness on April 20. People from babies in backpacks to 96 years old will be reaching new heights in support of Alberta’s wilderness legacy.
Events start at 8 a.m. and include: Read more »
101 9 Ave SW
Apr 27 2013 - 11:00am - 6:00pm
The Solar Energy Society of Alberta and the Northern Alberta Institute of Technology are teaming up to offer a day-long symposium on alternative transportation options including electric, hybrid, biodiesel, human-powered, hydrogen and solar technologies.
The event will include a dozen informational workshops, music, solar baked cookies and a solar technologies demonstration trailer. The workshops will cover such topics as: how to convert a gas vehicle to electric, cold-weather battery performance and a carbon footprint analysis of various alternative technologies. Read more »
11790 106 Street NW
, AB T5G 2R1
Canada-U.S. Air Quality Agreement and 2012 Progress Report
27 Sep 2013 (All day)
From the International Joint Commission:
You are invited to comment on progress to reduce the impacts of transboundary air pollution under the Canada-United States Air Quality Agreement. The 2012 Progress Report indicates that our two countries have met their commitments to reduce the pre-cursers of acid rain and ground-level ozone, and provides a summary of cooperative efforts under the Agreement over the past 20 years. The full 2012 Progress Report is available online. Read more »
Mar 18 2013 (All day) - Mar 22 2013 (All day)
From the Edmonton Water Week website:
Edmonton Water Week is a full week of events to mark World Water Day, which falls annually on March 22, following a United Nations initiative that grew out of the 1992 United Nations Conference on Environment and Development (UNCED) in Rio de Janeiro. Read more »
Mar 17 2013 - 11:00am - 4:00pm
seed swap • community organizations • seed vendors • crafts for kids • gardening book/magazine exchange • seedy cafe Read more »
Alberta Avenue Community Hall
9210 118 Avenue NW