Talks & Lectures

Presentation: Respecting the River

Aug 28 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

Why should we care about headwaters?

CPAWS Northern Alberta will be travelling to Grande Prairie and Peace River to give presentations about the conservation of the headwaters from August 28th to August 30th.

CPAWS Northern Alberta will be giving a presentation on the conservation issues in the Grande Prairie area, on the importance of the headwaters of the Peace and Athabasca rivers, their role in climate change mitigation, and the impacts downstream that could occur if they are not protected! Read More


Grande Prairie Public Library
101–9839 103 Avenue
Grande Prairie , AB

Night Out on the North Saskatchewan

Sep 22 2018 - 12:00am

Edmonton's beautiful North Saskatchewan River Valley is the longest contiguous urban green space in North America! Celebrate the Wonder and the History hidden in our Edmonton gem! Read More


Beverly Heights Community Hall
4209 111 Avenue NW
T5W 0K3 Edmonton , AB

Board to Board Networking: Alberta, Politics, Nonprofits, and Thinking Differently for Large Scale Impact

Sep 18 2018 - 6:00pm

From the Eventbrite page:

Political Factors for Collective Success

On September 18, 2018, join us to explore the current and future political landscapes in Alberta. A lot has changed politically for Alberta in the last 10 years and with the upcoming 2019 provincial election Alberta could be seeing even more change going forward. Read More


Fantasyland Hotel West Edmonton Mall
17700 87 Avenue NW
T5T 4V4 Edmonton , AB

AWA Tuesday Talk: Water Quality and Wildlife

May 2 2018 - 1:00am

What do water bug communities tell us about human and natural impacts in the Castle, Kananaskis and Bow Rivers?

How can they help us measure pollutants?

What are the impacts of wastewater on fish?

Do wetlands play an important role for pollinators?

How can we improve public involvement with open data?

Join us for an exploration into these questions as we showcase the results of independent research conducted by Environmental Science students at the University of Calgary! Read More


AWA Cottage School
455 12 Street NW
Calgary , AB

Green Regs and Ham: Pickerel, Pipelines and Pancakes

Apr 24 2018 - 1:30pm to 3:15pm

A breakfast discussion about the evolving role of the federal government in environmental regulation with Professor Martin Olszynski from the University of Calgary.

Breakfast served at 7:30 am; program begins at 8:00 am

Tickets: $35 per person Read More


Chateau Lacombe
10111 Bellamy Hill Road NW
Edmonton , AB

CANCELLED - An Evening with Linda Duncan: Working Towards an Environmental Bill of Rights

Nov 18 2017 - 2:00am

Due to last-minute scheduling issues, this event has been cancelled. If you have already registered for this event, you will receive a refund.

This event is part of the Alberta Environmental Network's 2017 Fall Meetings

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TBA Edmonton , AB

AEN Dialogue & Drinks: The Big Picture with Evan Osenton

Jun 24 2017 - 1:00am

with Evan Osenton, editor Alberta Views Magazine

Join members of environmental groups from around the province in an interactive discussion about the "The Big Picture" for the environmental movement in Alberta.

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The Library, Devaney's on Campus
11113 87 Avenue NW
Edmonton , AB


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