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Council of Canadians AGM: Boom for Whom?

Nov 1 2008 - 9:00am - Nov 2 2008 - 10:00pm

Council of Canadians

Boom for Whom? Busting the Myths of Continental Integration

Location: Crowne Plaza – Chateau Lacombe
Time:
8am to 10pm, Saturday and Sunday. See www.canadians.org for more info.
Cost:
$70 - $35 (for fixed income) – includes Saturday lunch Read more »

Location

Crowne Plaza Chateau Lacombe
10111 Bellamy Hill
Edmonton, AB

Posted September 17, 2008 by Anonymous

Boom for Whom? Panel with Barlow, Schindler & Nikiforuk

Oct 31 2008 - 8:00pm

Council of Canadians

Free Public Panel with

Maude Barlow, Dr. David Schindler & Andrew Nikiforik

Come out on Hallow’s eve for some haunting insight into the state of Canada’s natural resources.

For more info contact smuxlow [at] canadians [dot] org

Location

Crowne Plaza Chateau Lacombe
10111 Bellamy Hill
Edmonton, AB

Posted September 17, 2008 by Anonymous

Sustainability, Environment, Education and Development Summit

Sep 19 2008 - 12:00pm - 8:30pm

On Friday, Sept. 19, starting at noon, the Kerry Wood Nature Centre will be hosting a summit on environmental sustainability. It is called the S.E.E.D. Summit, which stands for Sustainability, Environment, Education and Development. The purpose of the summit is to give interested individuals and groups a chance to meet other like-minded people and organizations to network and grow the projects they are involved in.

Location

Kerry Wood Nature Centre
6300 45 Avenue
Red Deer, AB

Posted September 11, 2008 by Anonymous

The Water Log: Introductory Issue

Water Matters

Recently, the executive director and staff of Bow Riverkeeper transitioned to form a new organization: the Water Matters Society of Alberta.

Our new newsletter, The Water Log, brings you many of the same topics you have enjoyed in the past, along with more stories from across the province.

Please read on for more information about Water Matters.

Sincerely,

The Water Matters Team Read more »

Posted August 6, 2008 by Anonymous

Cross Conservation Education Program: Go With The Flow!

May 24 2008 - 2:00pm - 5:00pm

Ann and Sandy Cross Conservation Area

Water - our most precious resource! Join water molecules Walter and Wendy as they sing, dance and learn about the water cycle, wetlands, watershed, filtration, pollution and water treatment. This one hour indoor musical performed by Evergreen Theatre will be followed by an exciting outdoor pond study led by Area staff. Please arrive 15 minutes early - late entries will not be permitted. Read more »

Posted March 27, 2008 by Anonymous

Book Tour with Maude Barlow - Blue Covenant: The Global Water Crisis and the Coming Battle for the Right to Water

Description:
Council of Canadians Blue Covenant: The Global Water Crisis and the Coming Battle for the Right to Water Written by Maude BarlowAvailable: October 16, 2007Publisher: McClelland & StewartISBN: 978-0-7710-1072-9 (0-7710-1072-9) Read more »

Book Tour with Maude Barlow - Blue Covenant: The Global Water Crisis and the Coming Battle for the Right to Water

Description:
Council of Canadians Blue Covenant: The Global Water Crisis and the Coming Battle for the Right to Water Written by Maude BarlowAvailable: October 16, 2007Publisher: McClelland & StewartISBN: 978-0-7710-1072-9 (0-7710-1072-9) Read more »

Bow River News - Oct 9th, 2007

Bow Riverkeeper

1. How can we rejuvenate Alberta's Water for Life Strategy?

Alberta's Water for Life Strategy is under review. As part of this review process, a coalition of citizen-based organizations came together and submitted a report to the Alberta Water Council outlining its analysis and review of the strategy. Issues addressed in this report include: funding, protection of drinking water sources, progress made on protecting healthy aquatic ecosystems, watershed planning, shared governance, and water conservation.

Read more: http://www.bowriverkeeper.org/node/192 Read more »

Posted October 10, 2007 by Anonymous

Alberta Water Issues in the Coming Century - Dr. David Schindler

Description:
Yellowhead Synergy Group presentsDr. David W. SchindlerWorld-renowned expert — Water Ecology and ConservationAlberta Water Issues in the Coming Century7:30 October 25, 2007Edson Rec ComplexFor more information, phone Phyllis Roberto at 723-2440

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