• 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...

  • New SARA Recovery Strategies posted

    We’ve created a page for new Species at Risk Act documents related to Alberta species.  Right now there are four new recovery strategy summary documents posted.  Check them out here.

  • TWS Conservation Affairs Network – Issue 4

    Issue 4 of TWS’ Conservation Affairs Network newsletter is now available here:    You can also find the summary of CAN’s annual meeting here:   

  • Wildlife in the Wind – new video; new lecture December 9!

    A new video from our Wildlife in the Wind Speaker Series has been posted on our Videos page. Tuesday, December 9 sees the next lecture in the series – if Read the Rest...