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Is the federal government protecting Canada’s national heritage? Fall 2013 Report of the Commissioner of the Environment and Sustainable Development 11/20/2013   Earlier this month, the Report of the Commissioner of the Environment and Sustainable Development (the “Report”) was released.   This Report is the first issued since the departure of Scott...

Castle logging tests public land law 2/27/2012   Regulated access to public land in Alberta has undergone a major overhaul.  As of September 2011, the Public Lands Administration Regulation is in force under the Public Lands Act.  The new Regulation consolidates a patchwork of existing access regulations and provides sweeping...

Alberta Conservation Association: Conservation travel app makes Alberta’s wild outdoors accessible to everyone 5/18/2011   EDMONTON, ALBERTA–(Marketwire – May 12, 2011) - Alberta Conservation Association (ACA) just launched the Alberta Outdoor Adventure Guide iPhone travel app. The app profiles over 700 Conservation Site destinations across Alberta and is available free on...

ELC Comments on Bill 29, Alberta Parks Act 11/12/2010   Click here to read the ELC Comments on Bill 29, Alberta Parks Act.   You can read the ELC's original comments (on the proposed legislation) by clicking here.     ABOUT THE ENVIRONMENTAL LAW CENTRE: The Environmental Law Centre (ELC) has been seeking strong and effective environmental...