Brave Black Bear Makes Daring Reservoir Escape

Brave Black Bear Makes Daring Reservoir Escape

08.27.2014
A black bear on the loose in Calgary wandered through a neighbourhood and a golf course before eventually making its escape on the reservoir...
Girl Attacked By Cougar On Popular Trail

Girl Attacked By Cougar On Popular Trail

The Canadian Press  08.26.2014
WATERTON, Alta. - An Edmonton-area teenager says her close call with a cougar in Waterton Lakes National Park won't stop her from hiking...
Calgary Zoo Welcomes Orphaned Bear Cubs

Calgary Zoo Welcomes Orphaned Bear Cubs

08.25.2014
Two black bear cubs orphaned in the Yukon are getting a second chance at the Calgary Zoo. The bears lost their mother in mid-July when...
LOOK: Bear Selfie And Other Photos Alberta Animals Took Themselves

LOOK: Bear Selfie And Other Photos Alberta Animals Took Themselves

08.25.2014
A trip to one of Alberta's national parks is often an opportunity to see wildlife, but it's never a guarantee. The animals can be elusive,...
LOOK: These Alberta Wildlife Photos Will Blow Your Hair Back

LOOK: These Alberta Wildlife Photos Will Blow Your Hair Back

08.22.2014
It's difficult not to be captivated by Alberta's beauty — the people, the mountains, the prairie and the animals. So we're excited...
You've Never Seen Banff Like This Before

You've Never Seen Banff Like This Before

08.21.2014
It's times like these we wish we had a time machine. These vintage photos, pulled from the Library and Archives of Canada, transport...
Noticing More Skunks In Calgary? You're Not Alone..

Noticing More Skunks In Calgary? You're Not Alone..

08.14.2014
Are there more skunks than usual in Calgary this year? Maybe, say local pest control experts. It could be other factors at play, but...
7 Charged For Illegally Selling Game Meat

7 Charged For Illegally Selling Game Meat

The Canadian Press  08.12.2014
LAC STE. ANNE, Alta. - Alberta game wardens have broken up a ring trafficking in wild meat and fish in central Alberta.Seven people are...
Skunk Calls Increasing Around Calgary

Skunk Calls Increasing Around Calgary

08.12.2014
Local pest control say they’ve been increasingly earning their skunk removal stripes. It’s an honour some, like Matthew Gosselin,...
Is Trophy Hunting Affecting Alberta's Bighorns?

Is Trophy Hunting Affecting Alberta's Bighorns?

Bob Weber, The Canadian Press  08.12.2014
EDMONTON - A new study indicates trophy hunters aren't causing Alberta's bighorn sheep to evolve into something smaller and less impressive.Previous...
► Lightning Touches Down, Ignites Building

► Lightning Touches Down, Ignites Building

08. 7.2014
Here's some proof that lightning storms deserve our respect and our caution. A home video shot during Wednesday evening's storm over Edmonton...
Cougar Mauls Alberta Enviro Worker

Cougar Mauls Alberta Enviro Worker

The Canadian Press  08. 6.2014
GRANDE PRAIRIE, Alta. - An Alberta Environment worker is recovering in hospital after being mauled by a cougar.An official says the woman...
Fire Bans Aim To Prevent More Wildfires

Fire Bans Aim To Prevent More Wildfires

08. 1.2014
In an attempt to control forest fire activity in Alberta, several fire bans have been put in place across the southern part of the province...
Forget Hiring Landscapers.. These Beavers Will Do It For Free!

Forget Hiring Landscapers.. These Beavers Will Do It For Free!

07.29.2014
After years of trying unsuccessfully to build a pond on their property, an Alberta family decided to call in some experts — beavers. Pierre...