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Cougar Sighting
Monday, April 2, 2012

A cougar was spotted crossing 160th Street North of the Cross Conservation Area, headed east. Please use caution and make your presence known on trails.

Wild Bergamont Care
Monday, December 19, 2011

The latest ASCCA Newsletter has been released. For those of you itching to find out more about your Bergamont seeds please read the Bergamont Information PDF

ASCCA Financial Statments 2010
Thursday, November 24, 2011

Read the Ann & Sandy Cross Conservation Area's audited financial statements for 2010.

Sheep Found at ASCCA
Thursday, November 10, 2011

Hey Bo Peep!  We have your sheep!

A sheep was found on November 9, 2011 at the Cross Conservation Area.  Please contact 403-931-1042 if you believe this could be your sheep.

Thanks!

CEO Announcement
Tuesday, April 19, 2011

The Cross Conservation Area is pleased to welcome CEO Greg Shyba.  Please see the following press release for details.

Coyote Scat Project Update
Monday, November 1, 2010

Researchers from the University of Calgary have been utilizing the Cross Conservation Area in their Urban and Rural Coyote Research Project.  If you are interested, take a look at their Summer/Fall Updates (includes some great pictures!)

area wildlife + plants

Western Tailed Blue
Everes amyntula

Habitat:  The butterfly can be found throughout Alberta and loves to live in poplar forests.

Description:  Males of the Western Tailed Blue are purplish blue on the inside of their wings while females are brown.  The undersides on both sexes’ wings are white.  On each hind wing protrudes a small tail and behind each tail is some yellowish spotting.

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