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Beaver workshop dates – May 15 and May 29

During the first year of  our Leave It To Beavers project, the Ann & Sandy Cross Conservation Area received over 30 inquiries from landowners and land managers regarding how to manage/live with beavers. This signaled to us a real need … Continue reading

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Miistakis is an Emerald Award finalist!

We are pleased to share that Miistakis has been named a finalist for an Emerald Award in the category of community group & nonprofit association. To learn more about the 34 finalists, please click here.    

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ESRD investing in wildlife corridors in the Crowsnest Pass.

An article in the Crowsnest Pass Herald highlights recent land purchases by ESRD along Highway 3, at Rock Creek, to protect wildlife habitat and biodiversity. Besides representing important wildlife habitat the land purchase is also relevant to efforts by Miistakis … Continue reading

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Save the date: Public Participation in Scientific Research Conference

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Speak your mind about Highway Wilding!

Highway Wilding is a documentary for teachers, non-profits, transportation planners, and people like you who are interested in getting wildlife across highways safely. If you haven’t seen the film yet, view it here. Now we want to hear from you. … Continue reading

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Beef Survey Deadline Extended

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 31, 2014. It can be accessed at … Continue reading

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Collision Count in the Crowsnest Free Press

Rob Schaufele, local coordinator of Collision Count recently met with the the Crowsnest Free Press to chat about this new citizen science program.  Thanks to both Woodcock and Wilberforce for their continued support.  Creating a safer highway for people and … Continue reading

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The Citizen Science Association: now offering inaugural membership

A new Citizen Science Association is offering free, inaugural membership for practitioners in the broad and growing field of public participation in scientific research. CitizenScienceAssociation.org The Citizen Science Association (CSA) aims to advance a global and cross-disciplinary field of practice. As … Continue reading

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Sustainability meets Sound of Music – Alan AtKisson speaks on Mar 6

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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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