Water & Watershed Management

The State of Riparian Areas in the Pembina River Watershed

Jun 29 2021 - 10:00am

From the AWC website:

Join us Tuesday at 10 AM with our Watershed Coordinator, Sarah MacDonald, and three guest speakers for a conversation about riparian areas in the Pembina River Watershed! This is event is open to the public and is free to join.

Register for this webinar in advance by clicking here. Read more about The State of Riparian Areas in the Pembina River Watershed

Healthy Waters Open House and Speaker Series 2021

Oct 6 2021 - 6:00pm

Join us for an exciting evening learning about and discussing the health of our lakes and watersheds! Each evening will feature a number of displays and resources on lake, shoreline, and watershed science and stewardship, and amazing guest speakers! All open houses will begin at 6:00 pm.

All open houses will be held in-person if possible within Alberta Health COVID-19 guidelines. They will also be made available on-line, and will be held entirely on-line if an in-person event is not possible. Read more about Healthy Waters Open House and Speaker Series 2021

Location

Craigend Hall
Craigend , AB

Healthy Waters Open House and Speaker Series 2021

Sep 1 2021 - 6:00pm

Join us for an exciting evening learning about and discussing the health of our lakes and watersheds! Each evening will feature a number of displays and resources on lake, shoreline, and watershed science and stewardship, and amazing guest speakers! All open houses will begin at 6:00 pm.

All open houses will be held in-person if possible within Alberta Health COVID-19 guidelines. They will also be made available on-line, and will be held entirely on-line if an in-person event is not possible. Read more about Healthy Waters Open House and Speaker Series 2021

Location

Hylo-Venice Agriplex
Hylo , AB

Healthy Waters Open House and Speaker Series 2021

Aug 4 2021 - 6:00pm

Join us for an exciting evening learning about and discussing the health of our lakes and watersheds! Each evening will feature a number of displays and resources on lake, shoreline, and watershed science and stewardship, and amazing guest speakers! All open houses will begin at 6:00 pm.

All open houses will be held in-person if possible within Alberta Health COVID-19 guidelines. They will also be made available on-line, and will be held entirely on-line if an in-person event is not possible. Read more about Healthy Waters Open House and Speaker Series 2021

Location

Owl River Recreation Centre
Owl River , AB

Healthy Waters Open House and Speaker Series 2021

Jul 7 2021 - 6:00pm

Join us for an exciting evening learning about and discussing the health of our lakes and watersheds! Each evening will feature a number of displays and resources on lake, shoreline, and watershed science and stewardship, and amazing guest speakers! All open houses will begin at 6:00 pm.

All open houses will be held in-person if possible within Alberta Health COVID-19 guidelines. They will also be made available on-line, and will be held entirely on-line if an in-person event is not possible. Read more about Healthy Waters Open House and Speaker Series 2021

Location

Plamondon Festival Centre
Plamondon , AB

Healthy Waters Open House and Speaker Series 2021

Jun 2 2021 - 6:00pm

Join us for an exciting evening learning about and discussing the health of our lakes and watersheds! Each evening will feature a number of displays and resources on lake, shoreline, and watershed science and stewardship, and amazing guest speakers! All open houses will begin at 6:00 pm.

All open houses will be held in-person if possible within Alberta Health COVID-19 guidelines. They will also be made available on-line, and will be held entirely on-line if an in-person event is not possible. Read more about Healthy Waters Open House and Speaker Series 2021

Location

Bold Centre
Lac La Biche , AB

Ecojustice in court to fight Coalspur Mines’ attempt to expand Vista thermal coal mine without federal impact assessment

CALGARY/TERRITORIES OF THE BLACKFOOT AND PEOPLES OF TREATIES 6 AND 7, HOME TO MÉTIS NATION OF ALBERTA, REGION III – Ecojustice is in court today and tomorrow on behalf of Keepers of the Water, Keepers of the Athabasca, and the West Athabasca Watershed Bioregional Society to fight against Coalspur Mines (Operations) Ltd’s attempt to overturn the designation of the Vista thermal coal mine expansion project for a federal impact assessment. Read more about Ecojustice in court to fight Coalspur Mines’ attempt to expand Vista thermal coal mine without federal impact assessment

The Coal Consultation Update: Some Good News… But the Cart is Still Before the Horse

Energy Minister Sonya Savage delivered some good news in her April 23, 2021 coal consultation update: all coal exploration projects in Category 2 lands in Alberta’s Eastern Slopes must halt immediately. AWA welcomes the Minister’s decision to eliminate the immediate threat to landscapes and wildlife that could have resulted from the activities of Cabin Ridge and Valory Resources on Category 2 lands. Read more about The Coal Consultation Update: Some Good News… But the Cart is Still Before the Horse

Continuing the Sacrifice of the Eastern Slopes to Old King Coal

Yesterday, the Alberta government took another step towards turning Alberta’s Eastern Slopes into little more than a string of coal mines. Nearly 2,000 hectares of coal leases were offered for sale in the Rockies of southern Alberta. This offering, together with existing coal leases and applications for coal leases, confirms the government’s ambition to sacrifice the southern Alberta mountain landscape for coal. Read more about Continuing the Sacrifice of the Eastern Slopes to Old King Coal

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