Conservation

We advance environmental education in Alberta. As a leader in environmental education, we help Albertans develop the skills they need to address the root causes of environmental issues. We connect children and youth to nature, by unleashing their potential and encouraging positive environmental...
Red fox
We are committed to the rescue, rehabilitation, and release of injured and orphaned wildlife. We provide expert advice and education that fosters an appreciation of wildlife.
Riparian assessment field day at a local lake
We foster a better understanding of how improvements in grazing, recreation, residential and other management of riparian areas can enhance landscape health and productivity, for the benefit of landowners, agricultural producers, communities and others who use and value riparian areas.
Our mission is to educate Albertans in sustainable land-use planning through a land-use simulation model. We create free, on-line software technology and learning materials for the Alberta Education Program of Studies to help students and all Albertans visualize our impacts on the environment and...
Alberta Wilderness
For over 50 years we have worked throughout Alberta to secure a network of protected landscapes and the conservation of wilderness.
Ann and Sandy Cross (credit: Bruce Masterman)
We are a 4800 acre day-use natural area south-west of Calgary off of Highway 22X, protecting habitat, inspiring youth and demonstrating leadership in conservation.
Big Horn Sheep in North America
We ensure the ecological integrity and well-being of the Bow Valley ecosystem through education, research and outreach. We promote sustainable communities and environmental stewardship by engaging youth, residents, visitors, and local businesses though outreach programs and our community resource...
The Bow at Bow River with steam train
Today, southern Alberta is blessed with clean and abundant water. More than 1/3 of Alberta’s population relies on the Bow River basin for sustenance, yet the basin represents only four per cent of Alberta’s landmass and only three per cent of its water supply. As the population in and around...
Calgary Youth Science Fair, CYSF, CWSF
Calgary’s youth are improving our world, one science fair project at a time - from reducing environmental toxins to exploring safer travel with adaptive wheels. The Calgary Youth Science Fair helps students discover passion for Science, Technology, Engineering and Math.
Calgary Zoo Hippos in the water
Like accredited zoos and aquariums across the world, we are a force for threatened and endangered wildlife. We're one of the most respected zoos in Canada for wildlife conservation and recognized as a leader in the science of species reintroduction.

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