Nature and Communities

June is Recreation and Parks Month Ambassador Registration

June is Recreation and Parks Month is only a month away!

JRPM provides Albertans with an opportunity to celebrate recreation and parks contribution to the quality of life of Albertans. The goal is to draw public attention to the important and varied benefits of recreation and parks to...

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Grants: Co-op Community Spaces

Co-op Community Spaces helps protect, beautify and improve spaces across Western Canada. In keeping with their ongoing commitment to invest in the communities they serve, Co-op will contribute up to $1 million annually to help support projects that improve the places Canadians meet, play, learn...

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June is Recreation and Parks Month Ambassador Registration

June is Recreation and Parks Month is only two months away!
 

JRPM provides Albertans with an opportunity to celebrate recreation and parks contribution to the quality of life of Albertans. The goal is to draw public attention to the important and varied benefits of recreation and parks to...

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Get Outdoors (GO!) Weekend in Alberta

GO! Weekend in Alberta is celebrated across Alberta on the second weekend of April. This year, enjoy three days of active fun from April 10 - 12!

  • Practitioners can support and encourage outdoor events and activities.
  • Families, communities, schools, workplaces, groups and individuals can all...

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Measuring the Benefits of Community Forestry

This report identified the most compelling indicators that demonstrate the tangible social, cultural, economic and environmental benefits that community forests bring to their communities. Community forestry is an innovative form of forest management, whereby local communities gain the right to...

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WILD Pedagogies: A Tonquin Valley Adventure with Dr. Bob Henderson

August 22 - 29, 2015: Jasper National Park

The Canadian Wildlife Federation's WILD Pedagogies program is a new conservation initiative offering adventure learning journeys for educators and their families.

The Tonquin Valley is one of the crown jewels of the Canadian National Park system. You...

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