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Government of Canada investing $71 million in infrastructure funding for Parks Canada

From: Parks Canada Priority projects in Jasper, Yoho, Kootenay and Banff national parks to focus on critical infrastructure, visitor safety, and improved visitor experiences. January 23, 2023 The network of protected areas administered by Parks Canada is a gateway to nature, history, and 450 000 km² of memories from coast to coast to coast. Investing […]

by ahnationtalk on January 23, 20239 Views

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Media advisory – Parks Canada will make an important announcement about infrastructure funding to provide safer and better visitor experiences at mountain national parks

From: Parks Canada January 20, 2023 Mr. Terry Duguid, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Environment and Climate Change and Minister responsible for Parks Canada and Member of Parliament for Winnipeg South, will make an important announcement regarding funding for Parks Canada’s infrastructure at mountain national parks. Mr. Duguid will make the announcement on behalf […]

by ahnationtalk on January 20, 202356 Views

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The world’s permafrost is rapidly thawing and that’s a big climate change problem – CBC

Dec 12, 2022 ‘They are quite likely to be larger than the fossil fuel emissions from Canada’: U of A associate professor The Prairies Climate Change Project is a joint initiative between CBC Edmonton and CBC Saskatchewan that focuses on weather and our changing climate. Meteorologist Christy Climenhaga brings her expert voice to the conversation […]

by ahnationtalk on December 12, 202227 Views

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Indigenous groups plan to develop new protected conservation area in N.W.T. – EverythingGP

Dec 9, 2022 YELLOWKNIFE — Two Indigenous governments in the Northwest Territories are working to establish a new Indigenous protected and conservation area. Deninu Kue First Nation and the Fort Resolution Métis Government are planning to protect portions of their traditional territory in the Slave River Delta and Taltson River watershed. They say the protections […]

by pmnationtalk on December 9, 202226 Views

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Mountain pine beetle continues to decline in Alberta

Dec 06, 2022 Population surveys indicate a sharp decline in trees killed by mountain pine beetle for the fourth consecutive year. Beetle populations in Alberta have declined 94 per cent from their most recent peak in 2019. The drop reflects the continuous efforts to slow the spread following the 2019 and 2020 winter seasons. Sustained […]

by ahnationtalk on December 7, 202236 Views

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CER releases new pipeline flows and capacity report; updates pipeline information

December 5, 2022 The Canada Energy Regulator (CER) has released new pipeline information that provides valuable insights into Canada’s pipelines. The updated data includes interactive maps, enhanced safety and environmental information and a new webpage that looks at pipeline flows and capacity. The newly released data lets you see pipeline locations, how oil and gas move […]

by ahnationtalk on December 6, 202227 Views

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Parks Canada shares final report from the Expert Advisory Panel on Moving People Sustainably in the Banff Bow Valley for Indigenous and public review and comment

From: Parks Canada Feedback will inform the development of a sustainable people‑movement plan for Banff National Park December 5, 2022 Parks Canada manages national parks in trust for all Canadians to ensure these special places can be enjoyed by present and future generations. In collaboration with others, Parks Canada remains committed to protecting ecological integrity […]

by ahnationtalk on December 5, 202227 Views

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AER lays six charges resulting from a pipeline release by Husky

CALGARY, AB,  The Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) has laid charges in relation to a release from a pipeline in 2020 that was owned and operated by Husky Oil Operations Limited (now amalgamated into Cenovus Energy Inc.) following an investigation by the AER Major Investigations Team. The six charges, which fall under the Environmental Protection and […]

by ahnationtalk on October 10, 202240 Views

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UNESCO Reactive Monitoring Mission to Wood Buffalo National Park concludes after reviewing progress on implementation of world heritage action plan

From: Parks Canada Statement August 29, 2022                   Gatineau, Quebec                     Parks Canada Agency Representatives from the United Nations Education, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) World Heritage Committee and the International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN) recently concluded […]

by ahnationtalk on August 29, 202268 Views

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10-year review of Lower Athabasca Regional Plan

Aug 26, 2022 The Land Use Secretariat, on behalf of the government, has launched the Lower Athabasca Regional Plan 10-Year Review. As part of this review process, feedback from Albertans, Indigenous communities and key stakeholders will help the Government of Alberta assess the ongoing relevancy and effectiveness of the existing plan in supporting the long-term […]

by ahnationtalk on August 26, 2022143 Views

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