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Climate Change – Leading by Example

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A free talk during the Mayor's Environment Expo on Clean Air Day, Wednesday, June 6th from 12:15 -1:00pm. Read more »

An Inconvenient Truth

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Ann & Sandy Cross Conservation Area Join Kevin Allison of The Climate Project for a live presentation of the slideshow that is changing Canada’s mind about climate change. Based on the Oscar-winning documentary developed by Al Gore. Presented in partnership with the Friends of Fish Creek. Read more »

Action Alert - Alberta's Climate Change Plan

Toxics Watch Society of Alberta

The Alberta Government needs to hear from you about its climate change plan.

Through its website, the government is soliciting comments from the public on what should be included in its new plan. Here are a few things you can do to make sure the Alberta government knows that the public demands action on climate change. Read more »

Posted April 23, 2007 by Anonymous

Spring Programs - Ann and Sandy Cross Conservation Area

Ann and Sandy Cross Conservation Area
Box 20, Site 23, RR8
Calgary, Alberta, T2J 2T9

Advanced registration required (call 403-931-2042) for each program, except An Inconvenient Truth (payment will be accepted at the door for this program).

An Inconvenient Truth

Join Kevin Allison of The Climate Project for a live presentation of the slideshow that is changing Canada’s mind about climate change. Read more »

Posted April 20, 2007 by Anonymous

Climate Change Plan - Public Consultations, Edmonton

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Edmonton

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Toxics Watch Society of Alberta The Alberta government has developed a climate change plan... Unfortunately, the plan as it stands will not result in the real reductions necessary to protect our climate. You can call for changes to make the plan more effective. Alberta Environment is currently holding public consultations on its climate change plan and they will be in Edmonton on April 18th from 6pm - 9pm at the Westin (10135 100 Street). Read more »

Book Tour - Wild Weather: The Truth Behind Global Warming, Calgary

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Calgary

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Join Dr. Reese Halter, award-winning conservation scientist, best-selling author and professor of Botany at Humboldt State University, as he explores global warming and its affect on our weather. Using vivid examples that highlight the impact of wild weather — 200 heat-wave related deaths in the U.S. (2006), 48.1 billion acres of forest burnt (1998 ­ 2006), $7 billion ice storm clean-up (1998), and 1.3 million homeless after hurricane Katrina (2006) — Dr. Reese brings the issue of global warming to the forefront. Read more »

Book Tour - Wild Weather: The Truth Behind Global Warming, Banff

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Banff

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Join Dr. Reese Halter, award-winning conservation scientist, best-selling author and professor of Botany at Humboldt State University, as he explores global warming and its affect on our weather. Using vivid examples that highlight the impact of wild weather — 200 heat-wave related deaths in the U.S. (2006), 48.1 billion acres of forest burnt (1998 ­ 2006), $7 billion ice storm clean-up (1998), and 1.3 million homeless after hurricane Katrina (2006) — Dr. Read more »

Book Tour - Wild Weather: The Truth Behind Global Warming

Join Dr. Reese Halter, award-winning conservation scientist, best-selling author and professor of Botany at Humboldt State University, as he explores global warming and its affect on our weather. Using vivid examples that highlight the impact of wild weather — 200 heat-wave related deaths in the U.S. (2006), 48.1 billion acres of forest burnt (1998 ­ 2006), $7 billion ice storm clean-up (1998), and 1.3 million homeless after hurricane Katrina (2006) — Dr. Reese brings the issue of global warming to the forefront. Read more »

Posted April 9, 2007 by Anonymous

Kyoto and Alberta: Like Oil and Water? A Forum on Alberta's Response to Climate Change

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Calgary

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As a kick-off to our Heady Ideas speaker series, we are proud to present Kyoto and Alberta: Like Oil and Water? A Forum on Alberta's Response to Climate ChangeOn Monday April 16th, 7pm to 9pm at Broken City Social Club and broadcast on CJSW.The forum will feature local stakeholders in the climate change debate and will address the implications for Alberta.We invite you to come, learn and engage about these issues and solutions. Read more »

Environmental groups call on Prime Minister to adopt Clean Air and Climate Change Act

Media Release

For release: March 30, 2007

Climate Action Network/Réseau action climat Canada is calling on the Government of Canada to immediately pass and implement the Clean Air and Climate Change Act (Bill C-30) as amended by a House of Commons legislative committee this week. The amended version contains most of the changes proposed jointly by environmental organizations in January, including regulations requiring our largest polluters to face “Kyoto-level” caps on their greenhouse gas emissions. Read more »

Posted April 2, 2007 by Anonymous

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