What can be done about smoke?

What can be done about smoke?

Forecasting and managing the health impacts of smoke from wildfires On average, there are around 8,000 wildfires in Canada every year – and each of those fires creates plumes of smoke that can travel across entire provinces. Summers in Alberta are becoming synonymous...
Webinar – The Value of Natural Infrastructure

Webinar – The Value of Natural Infrastructure

The Value of Natural Infrastructure Webinar on June 6, 1 pm   Prairies Regional Adaptation Collaborative Natural infrastructure can help municipalities advance adaptation to climate change. This webinar from the Prairies Regional Adaptation Collaborative will...
Exploring Alberta’s disaster risk

Exploring Alberta’s disaster risk

How communities can prepare for the worst The national Emergency Preparedness Week was held in early May, but that doesn’t mean that the steps to prepare for major emergencies are complete. Ongoing preparation and review of response approaches means municipalities...
DIY municipal climate resilience plans

DIY municipal climate resilience plans

Climate Resilience Express – All One Sky Foundation   Toolkit for municipalities to create climate resilience plans Climate Resilience Express is a free toolkit for Alberta municipalities to ease the process of creating climate change action plans. The...
Toolkits for carbon neutral communities

Toolkits for carbon neutral communities

Sustainability on a community scale is an opportunity to take advantage of the efficiencies from shared infrastructure and deliberate design. These efficiencies can mean communities achieve noteworthy improvements in efficiency and even carbon neutral status. For...
Webinar – Municipal Community Generation Challenge

Webinar – Municipal Community Generation Challenge

Municipal Community Generation Challenge LOI Applicant Webinar Webinar on April 17, 2 pm to 3:30 pm   Alberta Innovates and the Municipal Climate Change Action Centre The Municipal Community Generation Challenge is a grant program open to Alberta municipalities...
Flood and drought primer

Flood and drought primer

Municipal Flood and Drought Action Planning Primer – Miistakis Institute   Primer for municipalities to consider flood and drought mitigation practices – from the Miistakis Institute This primer for municipalities is the first of a two-part series on...
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