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...
From farm to garden

From farm to garden

Applying regional land use planning to urban agriculture Nearly a third of land in Alberta is used for agricultural production. There were over 40,000 farms in 2016 – only second to Ontario for provincial agricultural production in Canada. Alberta’s Land-use Framework...
Size of Alberta’s solar projects

Size of Alberta’s solar projects

How the proposed Rocky View County solar project compares to other solar farms Rocky View County is preparing for the creation of one of the largest solar farms in Canada. Land use changes passed in March 2019 are preparing the way for a 150 megawatt solar farm nearby...
Planning for wildfires in Alberta

Planning for wildfires in Alberta

Tools for municipalities to prevent and mitigate wildfires Wildfires are among the most notable natural disasters that Albertans face on an annual basis. And with a changing climate, the intensity and quantity of wildfires is expected to increase. In Canada, there are...
Environmental flows and Alberta’s water law

Environmental flows and Alberta’s water law

Future Flows: Maintaining environmental flows through precaution and adaptation – http://elc.ab.ca/   Environmental Law Centre A new report from the Environmental Law Centre reviews Alberta’s management of instream flow and recommends changes to...
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