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Nature Serve

A Network Connecting Science with Conservation

The Encyclopedia of Earth

The Encyclopedia is a free, fully searchable collection of articles written by scholars, professionals, educators, and experts who collaborate and review each other's work.

Ecology Fund

This website combines purchasing power with information and direct action in protecting habitat. The Nature Conservancy of Canada is a beneficiary of this site.

Alberta, Naturally

This is a website dedicated to the natural wonders of Alberta. Here you will find information on provincial ecosystems, environmental issues, geology, natural regions, heritage and links to other useful sites. Check out their site map for answers to many questions.

Recycling Council of Alberta

The Recycling Council of Alberta is a not-for-profit, non-political organization formed in 1987. Their mission is to promote and facilitate waste reduction, recycling and resource conservation in Alberta. They have a great online directory, the Enviro Business Directory that's worth checking out.

The Alberta Emerald Foundation for Environmental Excellence

This foundation recognizes the outstanding initiatives and leadership of Albertans who are contributing to environmental excellence by protecting, preserving, enhancing and sustaining our environment. There are a variety of categories in which the foundation presents awards so if you know of an Alberta organization or individual deserving of this recognition check out this website for nomination information.

The Town of Priddis

A website for the community located South of Calgary, neighboring the Cross Conservation Area.

Priddis Millarville Residence Association

The PMRA shall works with the community, governments, and the private sector to develop a strategic vision for the Priddis-Millarville region. The emphasis will be on the protection of the historical, cultural, agricultural and environmental attributes of this region, with the goal of ensuring balanced residential, commercial and resource development.


The Global Learning and Observations to Benefit the Environment (GLOBE) program is a worldwide hands-on, primary and secondary school-based science and education program.

David Suzuki Foundation

The David Suzuki Foundation works with government, business and individuals to conserve our environment by providing science-based education, advocacy and policy work, and acting as a catalyst for the social change that today's situation demands.

Center for International Environmental Law (CIEL)

The Center for International Environmental Law (CIEL) is a non-profit environmental law firm that aims to protect the environment, promote human rights and ensure a just and sustainable society.


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area wildlife + plants

Ruffed Grouse
Bonasa umbellus
Small head crest, mottled reddish or grey-brown with a black shoulder patch, and a dark band on the tail.
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