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We made the front page!

Great story in the Lethbridge Herald by Katie May on Highway 3 transportation mitigation for wildlife – Curbing highway carnage?

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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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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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AMA profiles Highway 3 Transportation Corridor Project

The Miistakis Institute would like thank AMA for their recent article in Westworld Magazine profiling our efforts along Highway 3 to reduce wildlife vehicle collisions and ensure connectivity across this busy transportation corridor. The Highway 3 Transportation Corridor project is … Continue reading

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Highway 3: Improving Wildlife and Human Safety

Thanks to Doug Dirks on CBC Radio for interviewing Justin Thompson on the importance of making Highway 3 safer for people and wildlife. Listen to Justin’s interview with Doug Dirks

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A local resident talks about Road Watch in the Pass

Check out this recent CBC interview. David talks about Road Watch in the Pass. Naturalist David McIntyre is calling for a highway overpass for wildlife at a dangerous section of road in southern Alberta. McIntyre, a long-time resident on the … Continue reading

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Road Watch in the Pass just joined facebook

Road Watch is a citizen science project where citizens collect and report their wildlife observations through an on-line mapping tool (www.rockies.ca/roadwatch). The data collected by citizens to date has been used in conservation planning processes and to inform the “Highway … Continue reading

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Critters in the Rock Creek Corridor

The Rock Creek Corridor is a block of unique and important wildlife habitat along the east slopes of the Rockies just outside the Crowsnest Pass. It is home to a multitude of species including moose, elk, deer, cougars, grizzly and … Continue reading

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Highway 3 research profiled in Pincher Creek Echo

The Crowsnest Conservation Society and Road Watch in the Pass are hosting a community meeting to present the results of The Highway 3:Transportation Mitigation for Wildlife and Connectivity report, developed by Miistakis Institute, Western Transportation Institute and Yellowstone to Yukon … 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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