About Us

Donors, Sponsors and Partners

Financial and in-kind support is essential to the success of the Ann & Sandy Cross Conservation Area. We would like to thank the following organizations for helping us to continue Ann and Sandy's conservation legacy.

Alberta EcotrustMD of FoothillsGovernment of Alberta

Alberta Conservation Association Land Stewardship Centre

Blakes LawyersPembina Pipelines

For more information on sponsorship opportunities, please email info@crossconservation.org or phone (403) 931-1042.

The Ann & Sandy Cross Conservation Area is a registered charity
(Revenue Canada # 89877-6331-RR0001)

area wildlife + plants

Canada Thistle
Cirsium arvense
Alternate, oblong leaves that have spiny lobes (prickles) all along the outside.  Purple or pink flowers that may be spiny at the top.  Look like pink furry balls on the top of the plant.
Click on Area Plants
to find out more.
Click on Area Wildlife
to find out more.

Our Sponsors & Partners