Friday, February 19th, 2016
Gord Court: "Return of the Peregrine: Management and Recovery of the Peregrine Falcon in Western Canada"
This talk provides a history of effects of pesticides on raptorial birds, especially the peregrine falcon, and chronicles the efforts that were made to conserve the species.
Friday, March 18th, 2016
“Conserving Natural Areas”
Stephanie, Outreach Coordinator with the Edmonton and Area Land Trust, will take you on a virtual tour of select natural areas, describe environmental stewardship involved to care for these spaces, and inspire you to get involved with local conservation.
Friday, April 15th, 2016
"Under the Microscope: A closer look at Alberta's mites and midges"
by Ashley Thorsen and Cheryl Tebby
Two Royal Alberta Museum technicians working on the Alberta Biodiversity Monitoring Institute (ABMI) project discuss why, and how, they study these lesser-known organisms, and some of the insights they’ve gained along the way.