ERWP Kids Zone

Activities, information and fun videos about the Elbow River Watershed. Click here for the main page.  You can also find Water Saving Tips

 

Beneficial Management Practices: Environmental Manual for Crop Producers in Alberta

How can agricultural production impact our watersheds, and what can producers do to reduce the impact of their operations? http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/deptdocs.nsf/all/agdex9317 

 

Cows and Fish: Alberta Riparian Habitat Management Society

A non-profit society striving to foster a better understanding of how improvements in grazing and other management of riparian areas can enhance landscape health and productivity. www.cowsandfish.org 

 

Alberta Energy Regulator: Rules and Regulations

The Alberta Energy Regulator regulates the energy sector in accordance with legislation in the Province of Alberta. http://www.aer.ca/rules-and-regulations/by-topic

 

Alberta Agriculture and Forestry: Forests and Water

Forests are a key component of the watersheds, and Forest Practitioners take measures to ensure that forestry practices do not damage watershed functions. http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/deptdocs.nsf/all/formain15737/$file/BraggCreek-ForestsWater-Aug03-2012.pdf?OpenElement

 

Alberta Agriculture and Forestry: Forest Management

Learn about ways that government foresters and biologists work alongside forest industry representatives to develop long-term plans that ensure forest values are maintained for future generations. http://www.agric.gov.ab.ca/app21/forestrypage?cat1=Forest%20Management

 

Parks Foundation Calgary 

Parks Foundation Clagary works to create thriving communities and public spaces, so that all Calgarians have access to green spaces.  http://www.parksfdn.com/ 

 

Trout Unlimited

Trout Unlimited Canada is a leader in water and fisheries production with the mission to conserve, protect, and restore Canada's freshwater ecosystems and their coldwater resources for current and future generations. https://tucanada.org/

 

Alberta Environment and Parks: Motorized Recreation on Public Lands

Off-Highway Vehicle use can have harmful impacts on the land and water, but knowing the law and best practices can minimize these impacts. http://aep.alberta.ca/recreation-public-use/recreation-on-public-land/motorized.aspx

 

All-Terrain Vehicles, Fish Habitat, and You

Individual OHV users can do their part to protect aquatic ecosystems by following these envivonmentally friendly riding practices. http://www.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/Library/333554.pdf 

 

Audubon International: Environmental Management Practices for Gold Courses

The Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary Program for Gold Courses assists golf courses in their efforts to incorporate environmentally responsible maintenance practices into their day-to-day course operations.  https://www.auduboninternational.org/resources/Documents/Fact%20Sheets/Golf%20and%20Environment/G_E%20-%20Environmental%20Management%20Guidelines%20for%20Golf.pdf 

 

City of Calgary: Water Resources

Resources and facts about the three separate water systems maintained by the City of Calgary that we interact with every single day. http://www.calgary.ca/UEP/Water/Pages/Youth-education/Teacher-Resources.aspx