Diana Mcqueen

How Alberta Plans To Prevent Slave Lake-Type Wildfires

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.26.2013 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - Alberta will begin thinning trees around forest-enclosed communities as a way to prevent the wildfires that devastated homes and business i...

Wildfire Protection Plan Approved

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.12.2013 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - The Alberta government has approved a plan it hopes will protect the community of Bragg Creek from the kind of extreme wildfires that devas...

Relief Is In Sight

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.11.2012 | Canada Politics

LAKE LOUISE, Alta. - Canada's environment ministers have announced an agreement they say will reduce smog and improve air quality across the country.T...

Opponents Unable To Convince Minister To Stop Castle Logging

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 08.24.2012 | Canada Alberta

Great hope turned to great disappointment for those trying to stop logging in the Castle region when a meeting with the provincial minister garnered n...

This Is How Serious The Wildfire Threat Is In Alberta

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.14.2012 | Canada

EDMONTON - The wildfire threat in Alberta is so volatile the province has imposed a sweeping fire ban to reduce the threat.The ban applies to all fore...