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Road Watch in the Pass speaks out about Highway Wilding

We are thrilled to share the most recent Highway Wilding testimonial which we received from our friends Rob & Loretta with Road Watch in the Pass: Road Watch speaks out about Highway Wilding We would love to hear your thoughts … Continue reading

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Are you a beef producer? We need your help!

The Alberta Beef Producers, working with the Miistakis Institute are conducting a survey about the costs of wildlife to beef operations in Alberta. The survey will be active from February 5 to March 5, 2014. It can be accessed at … Continue reading

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Mount Royal University’s Face Time features Highway Wilding film

Mount Royal University’s Face Time is featuring a story on the Highway Wilding film. The story is timely as we are heading into our final push to promote the film. It features interviews with both film-maker Leanne Allison and Miistakis … Continue reading

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Lisa’s summer at Miistakis…

I am an MRU environmental science student completing my first work experience semester with the Miistakis Institute. With a passion for conservation and a goal to pursue a graduate degree in environment and resource management, Miistakis has been a perfect … Continue reading

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Helping Animals Cross the Road!

Check out this great story on Highway 3 by Carla Beynon at CBC Calgary  “Alberta considers underpass to protect wildlife in the Crowsnest Pass.” Thanks from all of us at the Highway 3 partnership, Miistakis Institute, Western Transportation Institute and … Continue reading

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New Peace Parks Book Just Released!

Parks, Peace and Partnership: Global Initiatives in Transboundary Conservation edited by Dr. Michael Quinn has just been released. Here’s what it’s all about: Today, over 3,000 protected areas around the world contribute to the protection of biodiversity, peaceful relations between … Continue reading

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Hot off the digital presses: Miistakis 2011-2012 annual report

We are pleased to share our digital annual report with you. Within its pages you will find an overview of our research areas along with successes that we are pleased to share.  The report is complete with links to more … Continue reading

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Leave It To Beavers – story on Global Television

Leave It To Beavers was featured in a recent story on Global Television.  Click here to view the video clip which shares the story of where the beavers came from and why they were relocated to the Ann & Sandy … Continue reading

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Highway 3 in the News

Two recent articles in the Crowsnest Promoter and The Western Producer highlight efforts to improve wildlife and human safety along Highway 3. The articles detail results from the Highway 3 Transportation Corridor Science and Mitigation Assessment project, which outlines mitigation … Continue reading

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Good News Bears

In the summer of 2012 the Drywood Yarrow Conservation Partnership (DYCP) hosted a tour in SW Alberta to show landowners, local and provincial governments and NGO’s some of the conservation challenges from living with carnivores as well as highlighting some  … Continue reading

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