• Graduate Student Opportunity with Boyce Lab

    MSc or PhD opportunity to investigate duck nesting success enhanced by hen houses and predator reduction in parkland habitats of Alberta.  Details are on our Job Board.

  • Alberta Volunteer Amphibian Monitoring Program

    Become an Amphibian Monitoring Program volunteer. It’s fun and easy! From the backyard to the backcountry, volunteer amphibian observations contribute to real science and conservation.

  • Winnipeg to host international TWS Conference in October 2015

    Winnipeg will play host to The Wildlife Society’s international conference from 17-21 October 2015. Find their Call for Proposals here.  Submissions are due by 6 February 2015.

  • BioBlitz at Strathcona Wilderness Centre – January 18

    Join us at the Strathcona Wilderness Centre on January 18 for the annual Beaver Hills BioBlitz!More information is available on the Event Page.

  • Input Needed: Proposed Recovery Strategies for Porsild’s Bryum and Smooth Goosefoot

    Environment Canada would like help with recovery planning for Porsild’s Bryum (Mielichhoferia macrocarpa), and Smooth Goosefoot (Chenopodium subglabrum), two species listed as Threatened under the federal Species at Risk Act.  The proposed Recovery Strategy for Smooth Goosefoot in Canada and the proposed Recovery Strategy Read the Rest...

  • Previous ACTWS Award Winners

    See an up-to-date list of our previous award winners, now posted on our awards page.

  • Species at Risk Act Emergency Listing of 3 Bat Species

    The Government of Canada has added three species of bats to the List of Wildlife Species at Risk in Canada (also known as Schedule I of the Species at Risk Act) as Endangered due to the threat of White-nose Syndrome. Read the Rest...

  • Call for Awards Nominations

    Recognize someone for their special contribution. Consider nominating a colleague for our 2015 awards. Find out about ACTWS’ award categories and how to nominate a colleague: www.actws.ca/awards/

  • DEADLINE EXTENDED – Alberta Fisheries Regulations review – survey

    You are invited to participate in this public consultation to seek input for consideration for the revision of the General Fisheries (Alberta) Regulation (1997) and the Fisheries (Ministerial) Regulation (1997). The Fisheries Regulations support the Fisheries (Alberta) Act in managing Alberta’s fisheries. Read the Rest...

  • Alberta Fisheries Regulations review – survey

    You are invited to participate in this public consultation to seek input for consideration for the revision of the General Fisheries (Alberta) Regulation (1997) and the Fisheries (Ministerial) Regulation (1997). The Fisheries Regulations support the Fisheries (Alberta) Act in managing Alberta’s fisheries. Read the Rest...