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City Nature Challenge 2023

By Nature Kids / 14 April 2023

City Nature Challenge
Calgary, Edmonton, Red Deer
April 28-May 1

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Wildfire Smoke Monitoring Through Citizen Science

By Nature Kids / 10 April 2023

Alberta Citizen Science Community of Practice
Wednesday, April 12, 2023

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Citizen Science Update: 2022 in Review

By Nature Kids / 1 April 2023

Nature Alberta lent its support to three locally run citizen science initiatives. Here we provide highlights from each of the three projects.

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Great Backyard Bird Count

By Nature Kids / 16 February 2023

Feb 17 – 20

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Wading Through Aquatic Projects

By Steph Weizenbach / 30 January 2023

Citizen Science Community of Practice
Wed, Mar 1 at Noon

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Great Backyard Bird Count – Q & A Webinar

By Nature Kids / 29 January 2023

Learn tips for making birdwatching easier for people of all ages
February 15, 1:00-2:00 pm

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Winter Bug Count at the Edmonton Valley Zoo

By Steph Weizenbach / 24 January 2023

Volunteer Opportunity
Nature Alberta & Edmonton Valley Zoo
Sat, Feb 11 from 1-3 PM

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Citizen Scientists Come to the Aid of the Tenacious Franklin’s Ground Squirrel

By Rick Schneider / 11 January 2023

BY GILLIAN CHOW-FRASER AND RICHARD SCHNEIDER

In Alberta, the status of Franklin’s ground squirrel has still not been determined. The provincial government maintains that there is not enough information to say whether the population is stable or imperiled. In the spring of 2022, Nature Alberta initiated a citizen science project to help fill some of the data gaps. The results are presented here.

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Counting Winter Bugs with John Acorn

By Steph Weizenbach / 6 January 2023

Recorded Presentation
Speaker: JOHN ACORN
Host: Nature Alberta

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Edmonton Christmas Bird Count Results and Changes

By Nature Kids / 6 January 2023

Recorded Presentation
Speaker: ANN CARTER & GEOFF HOLROYD
Host: Edmonton Nature Club

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