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Crowsnest Mountain Spirit Festival

Crowsnest Mountain Spirit Festival FROM: Crowsnest Conservation, Discover Crowsnest Heritage, Crowsnest Nordic, Pass Powderkeg, and Crowsnest Outdoors The event was inspired by the University of Alberta’s Mountain Festival in recognition of International Mountain Day, a UN designated celebration held each year on December 11. We thought it would be fun to organize our OWN festivalContinue Reading

Tent Mountain Notice of Application

Tent Mountain Notice of Application FROM: Alberta Energy Regulators To review the project and information on how to respond, visit the Alberta Energy Regulator’s page here.   https://www.aer.ca/applications-and-notices/notices/application-1900216Continue Reading

Christmas Bird Count

FROM: Crowsnest Conservation Birding Committee Greetings everyone!    The Crowsnest Pass Christmas Bird Count for this year will be held on Tuesday, January 2, 2018.  So pop that date in your calendars for now.  We will be providing more information on how to get involved closer to that date  Last year we had 20 participants, whichContinue Reading

Alberta Energy Regulator issues Notice of Application for Grassy Mountain

FROM: Pass Herald The Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) issued a Notice of Application on October 31, 2017 for the Grassy Mountain Coal Project by Benga Mining Ltd. (Benga), a subsidiary of Riversdale Resources Ltd. To read more, click here.   http://passherald.ca/archives/171108/index2.htmContinue Reading

Join Crowsnest Conservation Board

Join Crowsnest Conservation Board FROM: Crowsnest Conservation Do you care about conservation issues in Crowsnest Pass? Why not consider joining Crowsnest Conservation Society Board. We are currently looking for a couple board members. Our upcoming Annual General Meeting is Wednesday, November 29th. Contact Judy Cooke at judycooke@shaw.ca to learn more!  Continue Reading

Christmas Bird Count

Christmas Bird Count FROM: Crowsnest Conservation Birding Committee The Crowsnest Conservation Society birding committee is organizing the 2017 Crowsnest Pass Christmas Bird Count. Look for details in our November e-news letter.  When date and times are  finalized, they will be posted at www.crowsnestconservation.ca/events . Stay tuned.Continue Reading

Classroom with Outdoors

FROM: Crowsnest Conservation Classes at Isabelle Sellon School thoroughly enjoyed their Classroom with Outdoors field trips sponsored by Crowsnest Conservation Society again this fall. Grade 6 classes explored the forest ecosystem near Frank Slide Interpretive Centre, while Grade 4/5 classes learned about the grassland ecosystem near Lundbreck Falls. On alternate years, the Grade 4/5 classesContinue Reading

BEAR BIN PROGRAM

FROM: Crowsnest Conservation Crowsnest Conservation WildEd has bear-resistant garbage bins available for a free loan.  This time of the year, bear activity in the community is increased as the bears fill up for the winter months, causing an increase in bear-in-garbage conflicts. If you lack a secure place to store your garbage, please contact ElizabethContinue Reading

Highway 3

FROM: Crowsnest Conservation Crowsnest Conservation Society is wanting to hear from our members regarding the Highway 3 Planning Process. Please send your comments on the Highway 3 Expansion Project to office@crowsnestconservation.ca What are you concerns, your values, your thoughts? We appreciate your input as we develop a Position Statement on this.Continue Reading

Trail Signage Project

FROM: Crowsnest Conservation Crowsnest Conservation is working with Crowsnest Outdoors and other community partners to develop a trail signage program in Crowsnest Pass. We will have some more news to share by the end of September on this developing project.Continue Reading

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Mail:     P.O. Box 242, Crowsnest Pass, AB, T0K 0E0
Office:  12707-20 Avenue, Crowsnest Pass, AB
Phone: (403) 753-2040
Email:  office@crowsnestconservation.ca