REGIONAL NATURE GROUPS:
|Nature Alberta (Federation of Alberta Naturalists) is an organization for 18 natural history clubs in Alberta, including Nature Calgary, with a province-wide focus on natural history issues and is the voice of Alberta’s naturalists. They have a quarterly publication, The Alberta Naturalist, and were instrumental in the completion of The Breeding Atlas of Birds in Alberta.|
|Nature Canada – is a non-profit conservation organization with over 40,000 supporters and a network of more than 100 affiliated naturalist groups including Nature Calgary. Nature Canada’s mission is to protect nature, its diversity and the processes that sustain it.|
Other organizations with an interest in nature in our region:
Alberta Conservation Association – conserves, protects and enhances fish, wildlife and habitat. Website includes wildlife research and status reports
Alberta Environmental Network – collection of news from Alberta environmental groups
Alberta Wilderness Association- provides awareness of Alberta’s natural spaces
Ann and Sandy Cross Conservation Area- a 4,800 acre day use natural area
Bow Valley Naturalists – an active group in the Canmore-Banff area
Alberta Science Network – connects scientist with teachers to volunteer in classrooms
Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society – Calgary Chapter
Calgary River Valleys – river valleys protection and water quality in Calgary
Canadian Wildlife Federation– conservation education
Calgary Wildlife Rehabilitation Society – rehabilitation of injured wildlife
Alberta Institute for Wildlife Conservation – rehabilitation of injured wildlife
Friends of Fish Creek Provincial Park Society – volunteer driven support of Fish Creek Provincial Park.
Friends of Nose Hill – volunteers dedicated to the protection of Nose Hill Park
Glenbow Ranch Park Foundation – partner in the development of Glenbow Ranch Provincial Park with the Alberta Government.
Nature Conservancy of Canada, Alberta – protect and steward Alberta’s natural heritage.
Rocky Mountain Eagle Research Foundation - observation and research on the Golden Eagle migration through the Front Ranges.
Weaselhead and Glenmore Park Preservation Society– protect and restore biodiversity in the Weaslehead/Glenmore area of Calgary.