WORKSHOP: Certified Wildlife Biologist

Coast Canmore 511 Bow Valley Trail, Canmore

The CSTWS Certification Committee is hosting a ½ day workshop dealing with TWS Certification. The first part of the agenda will be dominated by a series of speakers dealing with certification: an overview of the program; efforts to model university/college curricula to conform to TWS standards; and testimonials by male and female Certified Wildlife Biologists about […]

Free

WORKSHOP: Boreal Wetlands 101

Coast Canmore 511 Bow Valley Trail, Canmore

Ducks Unlimited Canada (DUC) has over 80 years of experience delivering wetland conservation programs across Canada and over 20 years of experience working in Canada's boreal forest. DUC's National Boreal Program delivers introductory wetlands training geared towards industry, government, and other practitioners with the goal of raising awareness and understanding of boreal wetlands. This workshop will introduce participants to Canada's boreal wetlands with a focus […]

Free

FIELD TRIP: Bow Valley Corridor

Coast Canmore 511 Bow Valley Trail, Canmore

This all-day field trip will focus on exploring wildlife corridors and connectivity issues in the Bow Valley around Canmore and Banff. We will visit several key areas including wildlife crossing structures, wildlife corridors, wildlife habitat enhancements and habitat mitigations. Although you will be travelling by bus we will be taking several short walks/hikes throughout the […]

$10

WORKSHOP: Defeat the dark side: how to use social media like a SciComm Jedi

Coast Canmore 511 Bow Valley Trail, Canmore

Social media are more than just sharing photos of cats or food – the majority of online adults use social media as a news source, and nearly 80% of social media users see science related content in their newsfeeds. Given the prevalence of pseudoscience and misinformation, how can a scientist make their content stand out? […]

Free

WORKSHOP: Intro to Telemetry & Winter Tracking

Coast Canmore 511 Bow Valley Trail, Canmore

 A basic introduction to telemetry and winter wildlife tracking, geared towards students and early career professionals. The workshop will start off with a classroom presentation on telemetry fundamentals and snow track identification, followed by an outside component to practice the skills learned in the classroom. Participants should bring appropriate clothing and footwear to spend a […]

Free

ACTWS 2020 Conference

norsemen inn, camrose 6505 48th Ave, Camrose

This year’s theme: Species on the Move Find details about the conference on our Conference page. Visit our shop to purchase tickets.

$50 – $375

Public Talk: Bison

norsemen inn, camrose 6505 48th Ave, Camrose

In association with the ACTWS conference in Camrose, AB, we are hosting a public talk on bison. Join us for an evening of two interesting presentations by Bill Snow and Wes Olson. Bill Snow will be presenting a talk and a short film on the cultural perspective on the bison reintroduction in Banff National Park. […]

WORKSHOP: Alberta Trapping

norsemen inn, camrose 6505 48th Ave, Camrose

This workshop will review regulations, methods and guidelines for trapping in Alberta. Canada leads the world in humane trapping standards, standards that have been integrated into regulations for trapping in Alberta. Dr. Boyce will bring traps, snares and fur-handling equipment to demonstrate how to make sets for various species. He will cover fur handling methods, […]

Free

WORKSHOP: Winter Mammal Tracking

norsemen inn, camrose 6505 48th Ave, Camrose

Presented by Joseph Litke, P.Biol, Fiera Biological Consulting and Stephen Olson, Wildlife Biologist, STRIX Ecological Augustana Miquelon Lake Research Station This workshop will begin with a one hour indoor session to discuss tracking fundamentals, including photos of wildlife track and sign from the Camrose area. The outdoor portion will be approximately two hours, and will […]

Free

WORKSHOP: Miquelon Provincial Park and Ministik Bird Sanctuary Field Trip

norsemen inn, camrose 6505 48th Ave, Camrose

Presented by Margo Pybus, Alberta Fish and Wildlife, and Glen Lawrence, County of Strathcona Friday, March 13, 2020 9:30AM-3:30PM Location: Surrounding Camrose area, meet at Norsemen Inn registration desk Cost: $10 – this includes bus transportation and a bagged lunch Visit our Shop to buy your ticket - limited to 53 participants.

Free

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