Alberta Caribou Population Threatened

Alberta Backs Off Energy Leases On Caribou Range

CP | Bob Weber, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.20.2015 | Canada Alberta

The provincial and federal governments have long promised to do a better job protecting boreal caribou herds.

Alberta Plans Energy Lease Sale On Huge Swath Of Caribou Habitat

CP | Bob Weber, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.05.2015 | Canada Alberta

Figures from 2010, the latest available, show that about half that caribou range was already disturbed.

Caribou Recovery Plan Completely Ignored

CP | Bob Weber, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.05.2014 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - Alberta plans to keep leasing undisturbed remnants of endangered mountain caribou habitat to energy developers, even though Ottawa has just...

Government Words, Deeds Don't Match On Caribou: Environmentalists

CP | Bob Weber, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.07.2014 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - Darcy Handy has been going to a once-untouched area of forest and wetland in northwest Alberta for more than 20 years to hunt, fish and tra...

Those Rare Moments When Environmentalists, Government Agree

CP | Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.12.2013 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - The Alberta government has banned logging for one year on a range used by endangered caribou northeast of Jasper National Park.All 15 of Alb...

Environmentalists Praise Alberta.. For Once

CP | Bob Weber, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.03.2013 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - Environmentalists are offering a rare pat on the back to the Alberta government after it put a hold on new energy leases in the ranges of t...

Caribou Threatened By Destruction

CP | Bob Weber, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.22.2013 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - Ken Cowles thought he'd found a refuge.The longtime northern Alberta trapper had been chased from one area to another as he tried to stay a...