Government of Alberta

Restoring Fort McMurray's Urban Forest Our Greatest Challenge Yet

Michael Rosen | Posted 07.21.2016 | Canada Impact
Michael Rosen

I still wasn't fully prepared for what I experienced during my visit last week. I'm a professional forester and I've seen my fair share of forest fires up close. Still, the vastness of this fire and extent of damage in an urban area was sad, sobering and more than a little eerie.

Will 40/40 Take the Heat off Edmonton?

Merran Smith | Posted 06.06.2013 | Canada Alberta
Merran Smith

The climate and energy challenge is frequently portrayed as a world of absolutes. We are either doomed, or salvation is just around the corner. We have either missed the narrow window to forestall disaster, or are told it is premature to act in the face of persistent uncertainties.

New Expense Policy's Good, But What About MLAs

The Huffington Post Canada | Pablo Fernandez | Posted 09.07.2012 | Canada Alberta

The provincial government took a massive leap forward in accountability and transparency when it announced all official expenses would be made public ...

Scalding Death Of Calgary Man Sparks Provincial Probe

CP | Bob Weber, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.11.2012 | Canada Politics

EDMONTON - The Alberta government says it is investigating what led to a person in provincial care dying after being scalded in bath water.The investi...