“Found in Alberta: Environmental Themes for the Anthropocene is a collection of essays about the natural environment in a province rich in natural resources and aggressive in development goals. This is a casebook on Alberta from which emerges a far wider set of implications for North America and for the biosphere in general. The writers comeContinue reading “Book – Found in Alberta: Environmental Themes for the Anthropocene”
“In a world of steadily rising global temperatures, increasing human population and steady loss of wildlife habitat, protected parks and recreation reserves around the globe are some of the last vestiges of wild space where people can find connection to nature and a source of physical and mental health. Wildlife depend on these spaces forContinue reading “Blog – Concern Over Sweeping Cuts to Alberta Parks”
The Alberta Conservation Association publishes a magazine with research, articles, and updates on conservation efforts and nature appreciations in Alberta. The magazine includes a variety of topics such as ranching, sustainable hunting, information on local animal and plant species, and more. Read the current and past issues at https://www.ab-conservation.com/publications/conservation-magazine/ .
The government is asking Albertans to share their opinion on public land use. “Your input will help us develop a sustainable approach for supporting responsible outdoor recreation on Crown lands.” Visit the link below to take the survey! https://www.alberta.ca/sustainable-outdoor-recreation-engagement.aspx
CPAWS and Alberta Environmental Network have been running this movement since the government shared their plan to close 20 parks and remove 164 from the Alberta Parks system. Thousands of Albertans have shown disapproval of this decision and are displaying lawn signs to show this. See what else you can do to ensure longterm conservationContinue reading “Defend Alberta Parks”