ACTWS | Alberta Chapter of the Wildlife Society https://www.actws.ca The official website and membership portal of the Alberta Chapter of the Wildlife Society, a non-profit professional organization serving the wildlife research, management and education community in Alberta. Keep abreast of wildlife news in the province, renew your membership, sign up for our annual conference, and much more! Sat, 03 Feb 2018 19:56:06 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.2 79610841 Canadian Section and Manitoba Chapter Joint Conference https://www.actws.ca/blog/2018/01/27/canadian-section-and-manitoba-chapter-joint-conference/ Sun, 28 Jan 2018 05:06:49 +0000 https://www.actws.ca/?p=3513 http://www.tws-mb.com/2018-joint-annual-general-meeting-conference Registration for Read the Rest...]]> A message from the CSTWS:

Registration is now open! Please join us for the Canadian Section and Manitoba Chapter of The Wildlife Society Joint Conference and associated AGMs in Winnipeg, Manitoba on March 16-17th, 2018. 

The Joint Conference Website can be found here: http://www.tws-mb.com/2018-joint-annual-general-meeting-conference

Registration for the Joint Conference can be found here: http://www.tws-mb.com/2018-joint-agm/2018-agm-registration-1

CSTWS Student Travel Grants: Please don’t forget to check out and apply for the CSTWS Student Travel grants valued at up to $1000. To apply, please submit the travel grant application  PLUS your abstract for the conference to Dr. Nicola Koper: nicola.koper@umanitoba.ca by the deadline, Feb. 2, 2018.

Call for Paper and Posters: We are now accepting paper and poster abstract submissions for the 2018 joint AGM of The Canadian Section and The Manitoba Chapter of The Wildlife Society. Please see the CSTWS Call For Papers & Posters  for all of the details. We look forward to your submissions!

We look forward to seeing you all there! 

Sincerely,

Ali Hughes-Juneau

Secretary, Canadian Section of TWS

csoftws@gmail.com

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#ACTWS18 – Symposium speakers announced https://www.actws.ca/blog/2018/01/23/actws18-symposium-speakers-announced/ Wed, 24 Jan 2018 06:09:17 +0000 https://www.actws.ca/?p=3487 Conference Events page for all the details on our Globalization and Invasive Species symposium, featuring: Dan Simberloff Chris Thomas Jason Fisher Margo Pybus ]]> Visit our Conference Events page for all the details on our Globalization and Invasive Species symposium, featuring:

  • Dan Simberloff
  • Chris Thomas
  • Jason Fisher
  • Margo Pybus
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#ACTWS18 – Early-bird deadline and Call for Papers extended https://www.actws.ca/blog/2018/01/16/actws18-early-bird-deadline-and-call-for-papers-extended/ Tue, 16 Jan 2018 16:52:37 +0000 https://www.actws.ca/?p=3359 Conference page for all the info including how to submit! ]]> The early-bird ticket price deadline and the call for papers and posters have been extended through Friday, January 19. 

Visit our Conference page for all the info including how to submit!

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Canadian Section Conference – Call for Papers https://www.actws.ca/blog/2018/01/12/canadian-section-conference-call-for-papers/ Sat, 13 Jan 2018 03:37:09 +0000 https://www.actws.ca/?p=3258 2018 CSTWS Call For Papers & Read the Rest...]]> 2018 JOINT AGM OF THE CANADIAN SECTION AND THE
MANITOBA CHAPTER OF THE WILDLIFE SOCIETY

16-17 March 2018
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

CALL FOR PAPER AND POSTER ABSTRACTS

Poster Deadline: February 3rd, 2018
Presentation Deadline: February 10th, 2018

2018 CSTWS Call For Papers & Posters (PDF)

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#ACTWS18 – Call for Papers and Posters extended https://www.actws.ca/blog/2018/01/09/actws18-call-for-papers-and-posters-extended/ Wed, 10 Jan 2018 01:46:52 +0000 https://www.actws.ca/?p=3186 Conference page for all the info including how to submit! ]]> The call for papers and posters has been extended until Sunday, January 14. 

Visit our Conference page for all the info including how to submit!

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#ACTWS18 – Call For Papers and Posters https://www.actws.ca/blog/2017/12/19/actws18-call-for-papers-and-posters/ Wed, 20 Dec 2017 04:58:34 +0000 https://www.actws.ca/?p=3045 Conference Info Call for Papers and Posters Abstract Submission Form ]]> The Call for Papers and Posters is open until January 5, 2018.

Conference Info

Call for Papers and Posters

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2018 Conference Info https://www.actws.ca/blog/2017/12/19/2018-conference-info/ Tue, 19 Dec 2017 17:33:26 +0000 https://www.actws.ca/?p=3019 2018 ACTWS Conference – Lethbridge, AB March 9-11 This year’s theme: A future with renewable energy: implications for wildlife conservation with a special symposium: Globalization and invasive species Purchase tickets in our Shop.   ]]> 2018 ACTWS Conference – Lethbridge, AB

March 9-11

This year’s theme:
A future with renewable energy: implications for wildlife conservation
with a special symposium:
Globalization and invasive species

Purchase tickets in our Shop.

 

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New Membership System Launched https://www.actws.ca/blog/2017/12/15/new-membership-system-launched/ Fri, 15 Dec 2017 16:54:37 +0000 https://www.actws.ca/?p=3003 purchase Read the Rest...]]> The ACTWS is proud to launch its new membership and conference registration system. As before, you will be able to purchase memberships and conference tickets online securely, with a credit card.

If you would like to become a member, purchase a membership and create an account here

If you are already an ACTWS member, visit this link to set a password for the new membership system.  All of your current membership information has been carried over.

Visit our Conference Ticket shop here.  Members-only pricing will apply when you’re logged in as an ACTWS member.

Please contact webmaster@actws.ca if you have any problems!

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Response from Minister Phillips regarding Caribou https://www.actws.ca/blog/2017/10/26/response-from-minister-phillips-regarding-caribou/ Thu, 26 Oct 2017 15:07:34 +0000 https://www.actws.ca/?p=2868 https://www.actws.ca/position-statements/ ]]> The ACTWS has received a letter from Minister Phillips regarding our comments on Woodland Caribou Action Plans.

Read it along with our other Position Statements and letters here: https://www.actws.ca/position-statements/

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Potential Changes to Alberta’s Big Game Hunting Policy https://www.actws.ca/blog/2017/10/10/potential-changes-to-albertas-big-game-hunting-policy/ Tue, 10 Oct 2017 19:10:03 +0000 https://www.actws.ca/?p=2827 Big Game Hunting Policy in Alberta (PDF) and provide input by December 3 to your representative on the Alberta Game Policy Advisory Council (Larry Roy wtdhunter@hotmail.com). ]]> Check out the new potential changes to Big Game Hunting Policy in Alberta (PDF) and provide input by December 3 to your representative on the Alberta Game Policy Advisory Council (Larry Roy wtdhunter@hotmail.com).

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