Monthly Archives: January 2011

Public input needed on future land use planning

A series of community forums will be held at the end of this month in Turner Valley, High River, Nanton and Cowley to give local residents an opportunity to voice their opinions on future land use in the Southern Alberta … Continue reading

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Pathways to Sustainability 2011

Creating a sustainable society is the greatest opportunity and the greatest challenge of our era. Since 2009, the Pathways 2 Sustainability Conference (P2S) has helped form the relationships and capacity for planning and participating in sustainable communities. Building on P2s … Continue reading

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Public Consultation Meetings – Development at Norquay

Mount Norquay is soliciting public input on their future development plans, and is hosting Public Consultation Open Houses today and tomorrow. Continue reading

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Calgary area wastewater permitting presentation

Join us for a presentation on wastewater management in the Bow Basin.  Four months, 27 students, one theme: Come and see the results!  Hosted by the Bow River Basin Council. •Wastewater treatment: Costs, efficiencies & capacities •Population Growth & Future … Continue reading

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EarthObserver now available for iPhone

The Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory of Columbia University has released an App called EarthObserver specifically for the iPhone, iPod touch and iPad. EarthObserver is available from the Education Category of the iTunes App Store.  The app is free for a limited … Continue reading

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“Still Motion” now showing at the Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour.

Jonathan Schmidt, a Faculty of Environmental Design alumnus, was recently interviewed for Global TV News in Lethbridge regarding his short film “Still Motion” which is currently on tour as part of the Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour.   Jonathan’s captivating … Continue reading

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Peaceful coexistence with coyotes in the City of Calgary

Join Samantha Managh from the Miistakis Institute and Dr. Shelley Alexander from the University of Calgary as they discuss the Living with Coyotes Program and the latest coyote research in the City of Calgary. Living with Coyotes was developed in  response … Continue reading

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Helping Wildlife Cross Highway 3

To address the challenges of wildlife and connectivity along Highway 3 in the Canadian Rocky Mountains the Miistakis Institute, Western Transportation Institute and Yellowstone to Yukon Conservation Initiative instigated the Highway 3 Transportation Corridor Project. The final report entitled “Highway … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

Happy New Year to all our friends and partners!

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