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FEATURE STORY

Making Sense of Recent Shifts in Environmental Policy — And What To Do About It

15 August 2020

BY RICHARD R. SCHNEIDER

Twelve years ago, Alberta had an epiphany. We came to understand that the future we were constructing was not the future we wanted to live in. This idea was crystallized in a groundbreaking document called the Alberta Land-Use Framework.

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News

The Importance of Alberta’s Protected Areas

November 9, 2020

Learn all about the protected areas of Alberta and why they are important!

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Alberta’s Conservation Data Centre Needs Help

October 30, 2020

BY LINDA KERSHAW

Most Canadians aren’t aware of the national network of Conservation Data Centres (CDCs) that operate across the country under the umbrella of NatureServe Canada. Each province or territory has its own CDC, with the exception of Atlantic Canada which has a regional system. Alberta’s CDC is referred to as the Alberta Conservation Information Management Centre (ACIMS).

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The Society of the Grasslands Naturalists Field Trip

October 30, 2020

The Society of the Grasslands Naturalists Field Trip Wednesday November 11th, 2020!

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Friends of the Helen Schuler Nature Centre Society Snake Safety Presentations

October 30, 2020

The Friends of the Helen Schuler Nature Centre Society offer snake safety presentations!

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Weaselhead/Glenmore Park Preservation Society Halloween Hike

October 30, 2020

Join the Weaselhead/Glenmore Park Preservation Society for a Halloween Hike Saturday, October 31st, 2020!

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Alberta Provincial Parks and Natural Areas Face Closure: A Nature Alberta Perspective

October 30, 2020

BY RICHARD SCHNEIDER

The Alberta government has announced its intention to remove 164 of 473 sites from the Alberta parks system. This move is part of a broader initiative to reduce government spending.

Nature Alberta is opposed to this proposal for several reasons.

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Edmonton Native Plant Society AGM

October 30, 2020

The Edmonton Native Plant Society is hosting their Annual General Meeting on November 4th, 2020

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Beaverhill Bird Observatory BirdSmart Program

October 30, 2020

The Beaverhill Bird Observatory offers an exciting education outreach program called BirdSmart! Learn more here!

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Nature Calgary Field Trips

October 29, 2020

Nature Calgary has many field trips planned for the next few weeks, learn more here!

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Alberta Native Plant Council Plant Study Groups

October 29, 2020

Join the Alberta Native Plant Council Plant Study Group webinars every second Thursday starting October 15th, 2020 until December 10th, 2020!

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