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Bill 36 media advisory & backgrounders

1 May 2009
The Environmental Law Centre has issued a media advisory and three related backgrounders, with its initial reaction to Bill 36, the Alberta Land Stewardship Act, and recommendations for amendment. The advisory and backgrounders are posted on the ELC website under "What's New" and "Media Room".

Posted May 2, 2009 by Anonymous

Learn the Facts About Bill 19

Apr 9 2009 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

The Public is Invited to Attend a Critical Meeting Pertaining to Democratic Rights and the Proposed Bill 19, which gives the Government Unprecedented Powers to Expropriate Private Property

Come out and Learn the Facts about Bill 19!

Admission is Free

Bill 19 has Serious Consequences affecting the Environment, Small Businesses, Farm/Ranch Operations and your Democratic Rights

Location

Creekside Hall
600B 9 Street
Canmore, AB

Posted March 31, 2009 by Anonymous

Public Forum: What's Going on With Bill 19?

Apr 2 2009 - 8:00pm - 10:00pm

What's going on with Bill 19? New powers for government ministers and criminalization of the public? What does this mean for the future of our province?

Bill 19 has caused a wave of concern across the entire province, with a growing outcry from farmers and landowners as well as environmental and social justice community groups. But what does Bill 19 mean for folks who live in the city or the suburbs? What does it mean for our environment? Come find out what's going on and why some feel this Bill needs to be stopped. Read more »

Location

The Village Community Center
10429 79 Avenue
Edmonton, AB

Posted March 26, 2009 by Anonymous

Public Forum: What's Going on With Bill 19?

Apr 2 2009 - 3:00pm - 5:00pm

What's going on with Bill 19? New powers for government ministers and criminalization of the public? What does this mean for the future of our province?

Bill 19 has caused a wave of concern across the entire province, with a growing outcry from farmers and landowners as well as environmental and social justice community groups. But what does Bill 19 mean for folks who live in the city or the suburbs? What does it mean for our environment? Come find out what's going on and why some feel this Bill needs to be stopped. Read more »

Location

TELUS Centre Room 236
111 Street and 87 Avenue (University of Alberta)
Edmonton, AB

Posted March 26, 2009 by Anonymous

Gutting the Navigable Waters Protection Act: What it means for our rivers

Mar 5 2009 - 7:00pm

Public Event sponsored by Water Matters and Alberta Wilderness Association

Speakers

  • Barry Robinson, Ecojustice Canada
  • Tony Palmer, Canadian Rivers Network

When: Thursday, March 5 at 7:00 pm
Where: 455 12 Street NW Calgary, Alberta
Office of the Alberta Wilderness Association (please park in rear or north of 5th and 12 st NW). For map: http://www.alterawilderness.ca/contact.htm Read more »

Posted February 27, 2009 by Anonymous

Brown Bag Lunch Seminar: Public Participation In Environmental Authorization Processes In Alberta

Mar 18 2009 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Presenter: Jason Unger, Staff Counsel, Environmental Law Centre
Cost: No charge (bring your own lunch)

R.S.V.P. By March 11th. Attendance limited to 20.
Phone 780-424-5099 or 1-800-661-4238
Fax 780-424-5133
Email elc [at] elc [dot] ab [dot] ca Read more »

Location

Environmental Law Centre
800 - 10025 106 Street NW (Baker Centre)
Edmonton, AB

Posted February 27, 2009 by Anonymous

Ground Water Licensing: A Discussion Forum

Mar 27 2009 - 9:00am - 12:00pm

This forum is intended to provide some insight into the current state of our knowledge of ground water resources and the legislative and policy frameworks in place to govern our use of ground water in Alberta.

Light Refreshments Served

Our Guest Speakers Include: Read more »

Location

Cochrane RancheHouse
101 RancheHouse Road
Cochrane, AB

Posted February 27, 2009 by Anonymous

ASPB Conference: Keeping Pace with Environmental Policies and Regulations

Apr 15 2009 - 9:00am - Apr 16 2009 - 5:00pm

On April 15-16, Alberta Society of Professional Biologists (ASPB) are hosting their annual conference. This year’s conference is entitled “Keeping Pace with Environmental Policies and Regulations.” The event will be taking place at the Calgary Zoo’s Safari Room. For details and registration please visit our website at www.ASPB.ab.ca.

Location

Safari Room
Calgary Zoo
Calgary, AB

Posted February 13, 2009 by Anonymous

Comments on the Draft Land-Use Framework

Environmental Law Centre

The Environmental Law Centre's has published comments on the Draft Land-Use Framework (LUF) and a one page summary of our comments. These are available on our website at www.elc.ab.ca. This may be of interest to those of you providing comments to the government on the Draft LUF. The public comment period closes on June 20 and everyone is encouraged to provide input.

Read more »

Posted June 19, 2008 by Anonymous

Ecojustice "Hello Alberta" Party

Jun 16 2008 - 6:00pm

Ecojustice is a charitable organization dedicated to using our legal system to protect the environment and is planning to open an Alberta office this summer.

In support of the Alberta office, Ecojustice is having a "Hello Alberta" Party on Monday, June 16th. From 6pm onwards you will be able to enjoy fine food and refreshments at:

The Embarcadero Wine and Oyster Bar
208 17th Avenue S.E., Calgary
www.oysterbar.ca (cash bar and menu) Read more »

Location

The Embarcadero Wine and Oyster Bar
208 17 Avenue SE
Calgary, AB

Posted June 13, 2008 by Anonymous

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