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Low Impact Development Workshop

Nov 27 2008 - 8:00am - 4:30pm

“Developing Tools to Implement LID Policy”

Location

Cochrane Ranche House
Cochrane, AB

Posted October 23, 2008 by Anonymous

YEP Speaker Event: Calgary's Sustainable Future - Plan It Calgary

Oct 8 2008 - 6:00pm

Young Environmental Professionals - Calgary Chapter Read more »

Location

Ceili's Irish Pub
803 8th Ave SW
Calgary, AB

Posted September 27, 2008 by Anonymous

Thoughtful Tuesday Documentary: "Garbage Warrior"

Sep 30 2008 - 7:00pm

90 minutes 2006

The epic story of radical Earthship eco architect Michael Reynolds, and his fight to build off-the-grid self-sufficient communities

http://www.garbagewarrior.com

This is part of the "Thoughtful Tuesday" film/documentary series. It will be held on each Tuesday of the week and at Steeps Tea Lounge (space is limited to about 30 people - first come first seated - no reservations). Read more »

Posted September 10, 2008 by Anonymous

Good News for a Change with David Suzuki

Sep 23 2008 - 3:00pm - 4:30pm

David Suzuki is the opening Keynote Speaker for the 2008 Canadian Urban Forest Conference - Healthy Trees, Healthy People being held in Strathcona County, Alberta. Conference delegates will be in attendance for this opening address and General Admission tickets are available for the public.

Suzuki's lecture Good News for a Change: Sustainable Development and the State of the Environment takes place at Millennium Place (2000 Premier Way, Sherwood Park, AB, T8H 2G4) on Tuesday, September 23, 2008 from 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM. Read more »

Location

Millennium Place
2000 Premier Way
Sherwood Park, AB

Posted September 10, 2008 by Anonymous

2008 Canadian Urban Forest Conference

Sep 23 2008 - 8:00am - Sep 26 2008 - 5:00pm

www.cufc8.ca

A must attend for those responsible for municipal green spaces, landscape architects, developers, biologists, forestry engineers, arboriculturists, researchers in the health care industry and students in these fields as well as forestry specialists interested in the health of trees in urban environments. Read more »

Location

Millennium Place
2000 Premier Way
Sherwood Park, AB

Posted September 10, 2008 by Anonymous

YEP Speaker Event: Healthy Home & Sustainable Lifestyle

Sep 10 2008 - 6:00pm

Young Environmental Professionals Read more »

Location

Ceili's Irish Pub
803 8 Ave SW
Calgary, AB

Posted September 3, 2008 by Anonymous

A Campaign for a Sustainable Future

Aug 27 2008 - 6:00pm

Sustainable Calgary

Did you know that the City of Calgary is currently developing a long-term plan that will direct growth for the next 50 to 60 years?

The Plan It Calgary project explores possible futures for Calgary through an integrated land use and mobility plan that accommodates an additional 1.3 million people and over 600,000 jobs. Managing how and where this growth occurs will be critical in creating a sustainable city. Read more »

Location

Old YWCA building, main floor meeting room
223 12 Avenue SW
Calgary, AB

Posted August 22, 2008 by Anonymous

Ecoliving Tour

Jun 21 2008 - 9:00am - 3:00pm

Purchase tickets at Climate Change Central 100, 999 8th Street SW (also the meeting place to board the bus)
Tickets: $30 each Read more »

Location

Climate Change Central
100 - 999 8 Street SW
Calgary, AB

Posted June 17, 2008 by Anonymous

Call for Green Development Case Studies

The Land Stewardship Centre of Canada is currently developing a Green Communities Guide to provide community stewards (including elected officials, municipal departments, stewardship groups, watershed planning and advisory councils, developers, and others) with information on practical tools (e.g. design practices and policies) to help make the built environment more ecologically-functional, or "green." Based on this research a publication will be produced later in 2008 and a workshop series will be conducted in late 2008-2009 to share the results with target audiences. Read more »

Posted June 10, 2008 by Anonymous

Eco-Solar Home Tour Presentation & Discussion

Jun 5 2008 - 7:00pm

Eco-Solar Home Tour

Sustainable Homes — from Top to Bottom

Free presentation and discussion evening. No need to register. Free refreshments at 6:30 pm.

Find out: What others have done • What they’ve learned • What is now possible • What you can do

At the Presentation — Thursday, June 5th

Find out about the 7 sites to visit, what you can learn at them. Talk to the owners and designers of these cutting edge projects. Choose what you would like to see on the Tour. Get an update on what they have learned over the winter heating season at the Riverdale NetZero energy house. Read more »

Location

TELUS World of Science
11211 142 Street
Edmonton, AB

Posted May 30, 2008 by Anonymous

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