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Save the date: Public Participation in Scientific Research Conference

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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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Start your creative engines: name our new citizen science app!

We are creating a new app for a citizen science program with an aim to collect information about how many animals are currently being hit by vehicles at key sites along Highway 3. These sites are under consideration for infrastructure … Continue reading

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Eco-insight? There’s an app for that!

We are pleased to be featured in this week’s Face Time with an article on the WildWatch app that Miistakis created in partnership with Cenovus. To learn more about the app and the story behind it, please read the article … Continue reading

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Rob & Loretta Schaufele nominated for an Emerald Award

We are very pleased to share the news that Rob & Loretta Schaufele have been nominated for an Emerald Award for their work with Road Watch in the Pass. Please click here to view the Emerald Foundation’s list of all … 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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Disney Animals features Wolverine Watch

Disney Worldwide Conservation Fund is a generous supporter of Wolverine Watch, and today they are featuring this partnership citizen science project through their social media outlets.  Please visit their Facebook page and “like” the posting.  You can also find tweets … Continue reading

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Leave It To Beavers: wonderful blog by Calgary Science School parent

With the recent snowfall in Calgary, I am happy to report that we have completed our four fall citizen science days with the grade seven and eight students from the Calgary Science School.  Staff from Cows and Fish, the Ann … Continue reading

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Miistakis’s summer newsletter- hot off the digital presses!

We are pleased to announce the one year anniversary of the Miistakis Miinute, and to share the summer edition with you.   This edition’s project profile focuses on the cost-effectiveness of highway mitigation for wildlife along the Trans-Canada Highway near Dead … Continue reading

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Thanks Alberta Ecotrust

Miistakis and Drywood Yarrow Conservation Partnership received a major project grant from the Alberta Ecotrust Foundation to support the Cowboys and Carnivore Project. This project enables landowners in SW Alberta to monitor carnivore movement and conflicts. The communities primary concern … Continue reading

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