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AWA Tuesday Talk: Our Journey – Courtesy of the Great Divide Trail

Nov 6 2012 (All day)

Join Dan Wallace and Wayne Marshall as they share their friendship and adventures (from 1995 to present) via the (Alberta) Great Divide Trail.  From backpacking to motorhome to a camp, from hiking to biking to a four-wheel drive, from fly-fishing to caving to someone moving the trail (actually they were lost), from Friends to brush clearing and bridge building on one of Alberta’s more unique and remote trails.

$5 Adults, $1 Children Read more »

Location

Hillhurst Room
455 12 Street NW
Calgary, AB

Posted October 25, 2012 by AEN

AWA Annual Lecture and Awards

Nov 16 2012 - 6:00pm

Me and Aldo: Leopold in the 21st Century

with Lorne Fitch, P.Biol.

The 2012 Martha Kostuch Annual Wilderness and Wildlife Lecture Read more »

Location

​Alberta Wilderness Association
455 12 Street NW
Calgary, AB

Posted October 25, 2012 by AEN

Solar Seminar: Light Up Alberta – Premium Pricing for Alberta Microgenerators

Oct 24 2012 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Speaker: Lana Marinkovic – Utility Network
Details:    www.solaralberta.ca  (780) 378-6178 Read more »

Location

CN Theatre - Rm 5-142
Grant MacEwan University City Centre Campus (105 Street Building)
Edmonton, AB

Posted October 18, 2012 by AEN

Watershed Ambassador Breakfast

Oct 19 2012 - 7:30am - 8:45am

The next Watershed Ambassador Breakfast gives a new perspective on an old idea for watershed management practices. Have a hot breakfast as the fall colours turn and get introduced to "permaculture" - the practice of designing sustainable human habitats by following Nature's patterns! Read more »

Location

Quality Inn North Hill
7150 50 (Gaetz) Ave nue
Red Deer, AB

Posted October 18, 2012 by AEN

AWA Tuesday Talk: Frogs & Oilsands

Oct 2 2012 - 7:00pm

with Brian Eaton

In the US, 50% to 60% of frogs are malformed probably because of chemical contamination. How can we avoid the same fate in Alberta? Brian Eaton is a herpetologist working with Alberta Innovates. In this talk, he discusses the benefits of his work as to industrial development, forestry regulations, wetland assessments and tar sands development.

$5 Adults, $1 Children

 

Location

Hillhurst Room, AWA Office
455 12 Street NW
Calgary, AB

Posted September 6, 2012 by AEN

September Watershed Ambassador Breakfast

Sep 21 2012 - 7:30am - 8:45am

 

Get ready for a 'dam' good breakfast including the recognition of the September round of Watershed Ambassador awards!

Presenters: Rick Friedl, Central North regional manager for all water infrastructure projects owned and operated by the province and Carlin Soehn, Operations Manager for the Central North region. Read more »

Location

Quality Inn North Hill
7150 50 Avenue
Red Deer, AB

Posted August 28, 2012 by AEN

August Watershed Ambassador Breakfast

Aug 17 2012 - 7:30am - 8:45am

Join the Red Deer River Watershed Alliance for the August Watershed Ambassador breakfast, help congratulate the next round of award winners, and experience a new way of relating to water, the substance of life!

Presenter: Josephine Buffalo of Samson Cree Nation

Synopsis: Josephine Buffalo will present on Indigenous perspectives on water. This is a unique breakfast where we will hear how cultural values shape the decisions made about water. It will be an opportunity to see water with new eyes. Read more »

Location

Quality Inn North Hill
7150 50 (Gaetz) Avenue
Red Deer, AB

Posted August 10, 2012 by AEN

RDRWA Watershed Ambassador Breakfast

Jul 20 2012 - 7:30am - 8:45am

Hot times in the city and everything's about to grow crazy! Join us for the July Watershed Ambassador breakfast, help congratulate the next round of award winners, and chill out with a cool presentation on Sylvan Lake's "Take It Off" program...!

Please register on or before Wednesday, July 18, 2012. Read more »

Location

Quality Inn North Hill
7150 50 Avenue
Red Deer, AB

Posted July 10, 2012 by AEN

Calgary Environmental Education Tour: Blue Mountain Bio Dynamic Farm

Jul 7 2012 - 9:00am - 2:00pm

Only three days left to purchase tickets for the July 7th The Farm Tour!, presented by Calgary Environmental Education Tours. The Calgary Environmental Education Tours (CEET) is a project developed by the Calgary Folk Festival's Environment Crew and funded by The Arusha Centre's Take Action Grants. Read more »

Location

Calgary Folk Fest Office
414 Memorial Drive NE
Calgary, AB

Posted July 4, 2012 by AEN

Training for Alberta's Solar Future: SESA AGM, Presentation & Tour

May 23 2012 - 6:30pm - 9:00pm

Dr. Jim Sandercock - Chair of the NAIT Alternative Energy Technology Program

Dr. Sandercock will present on NAIT's new program and the plans for the future. Come early for a guided tour of the NAIT Alternative Energy Technology Lab.  The tour and presentation will be followed by the Solar Energy Society's AGM.  We will review our past year, plan for the coming year and elect our 2012-2013 board of directors. Read more »

Location

Northern Alberta Institute of Technology
11762 106 Street NW
Edmonton, AB T5G 3H6

Posted May 15, 2012 by AEN

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