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Thursday, 13 October 2011 11:53

Waterton draws a crowd during annual celebration

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By Susan Quinlan
Waterton Lakes National Park
With the beautiful fall weather continuing to hold, the Waterton Wildlife Weekend held in late September, was again a huge success enjoyed by many.

Thursday, 06 October 2011 11:06

Major rainfall warning for southwest Alberta

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Environment Canada's Official Weather Warnings:

Wednesday, 05 October 2011 11:32

Writing-on-stone to nearly double in size

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By Jamie Woodford
Milk River
Writing-On-Stone Provincial Park is expanding its property to protect even more of the hoodoo-laden parkland that contains ancient Blackfoot rock art.
The historic attraction will add 1,000 hectares to the current 1,700 hectares that have been protected since 1977.

Wednesday, 05 October 2011 11:31

Hot dry conditions make southern Alberta tinder ready

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By Susan Quinlan
Southern Alberta
Given the unpredictable nature of the weather and spells of extreme heat and moisture this past summer, it’s difficult to know whether fire bans are on or off throughout the south. Overall though, conditions are very dry and the public has been advised to be cautious.

Thursday, 29 September 2011 10:21

Foundation supports environmental education for youth

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Waterton Lakes National Park
The federal government recently expressed appreciation for a $462,790 grant from the W. Garfield Weston Foundation, to support a school camp in Waterton Lakes National Park.

Thursday, 29 September 2011 08:03

Foundation supports environmental education for youth

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Waterton Lakes National Park
The federal government recently expressed appreciation for a $462,790 grant from the W. Garfield Weston Foundation, to support a school camp in Waterton Lakes National Park.

By Susan Quinlan
Southern Alberta
Three Kainai band members were recently arrested, as part of a blockade intended to draw attention to and prevent Murphy Oil from continuing their fracking operation on the Blood reserve.

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