30 Unforgettable Alberta Images In 2014

30 Unforgettable Alberta Images In 2014

Michelle Butterfield   12.31.2014
When it comes to dramatic photos ops, Alberta in 2014 certainly did not disappoint. From political storms and actual storms, to wildlife...
LOOK: Photographer Perfectly Captures Alberta's Dancing Skies

LOOK: Photographer Perfectly Captures Alberta's Dancing Skies

Michelle Butterfield   12.26.2014
For December's HuffPost Alberta Photographer of the Month, we turn your eyes to the night sky and the gorgeous aurora borealis often visible...
Bad News For Canada's Caribou

Bad News For Canada's Caribou

12.16.2014
Resource development is outpacing provincial efforts to protect the habitat of the threatened woodland caribou. That's the warning...
Elk Cull Approved On Military Base

Elk Cull Approved On Military Base

The Canadian Press  12.11.2014
SUFFIELD, Alta. - The province is targeting more elk in southeastern Alberta with the hope of reducing a growing herd that has been damaging...
Man Bathes With Banff Snails, Could Face $75,000 Fine

Man Bathes With Banff Snails, Could Face $75,000 Fine

The Canadian Press  12.11.2014
BANFF, Alta. - A man has been charged for taking a dip in a thermal pool that is home to a tiny endangered mollusk in Banff National Park.Parks...
WATCH: Chasing Starlight In The Canadian Rockies

WATCH: Chasing Starlight In The Canadian Rockies

12.10.2014
Move over, Canadian Rockies. It's time to shine a spotlight on the stars. San Diego-based photographer Jack Fusco has created a stunning...
Orphaned Cougar Cub Finds A New Home

Orphaned Cougar Cub Finds A New Home

12.10.2014
An orphaned cougar cub nurtured back to health in Calgary is now living in Winnipeg’s zoo. The cub was found alone in the snow outside...
This Farmer Donated All His Land For You To Enjoy

This Farmer Donated All His Land For You To Enjoy

The Canadian Press  12. 5.2014
HANNA, Alta. - Southern Alberta will soon be sporting a brand new provincial park named Antelope Hill thanks to a generous donation from...
Killing Cougar Was The Right Thing To Do: Review

Killing Cougar Was The Right Thing To Do: Review

The Canadian Press  12. 5.2014
CALGARY - An Alberta government review has concluded wildlife officers did the right thing when they shot and killed a cougar outside a...
Stranded Hikers Rescued In Frigid Conditions

Stranded Hikers Rescued In Frigid Conditions

The Canadian Press  12. 1.2014
KANANASKIS, Alta. - Alberta Mounties used snowmobiles to rescue hikers stranded in deep snow and plunging temperatures in Kananaskis on...
Well-Equipped Hiker Found Dead In Deep Snow

Well-Equipped Hiker Found Dead In Deep Snow

The Canadian Press  12. 1.2014
CALGARY - Deep heavy snow is suspected of contributing to the death of a hiker in Alberta's Kananaskis Country.RCMP say conservation officers...
LOOK: Proof Alberta Is The Prettiest Province In Winter

LOOK: Proof Alberta Is The Prettiest Province In Winter

Michelle Butterfield   11.27.2014
It's been pretty cold in Alberta the past few days. Like, -40 C-with-the-windchill cold. But, instead of complaining, Travel Alberta...
Raw, Beautiful Images Showcase The Best Of Southern Alberta

Raw, Beautiful Images Showcase The Best Of Southern Alberta

Michelle Butterfield   11.21.2014
There's no doubt Alberta-based photographer Marc Fariaz is having a serious love affair with Alberta's spectacular wilderness. Flipping...
LOOK: Stunning Timelapse Of The Canadian Rockies

LOOK: Stunning Timelapse Of The Canadian Rockies

Michelle Butterfield  11.17.2014
Night sky photographer Alan Dyer recorded this timelapse montage at the Banff, Jasper and Waterton Lakes National Parks in the Canadian...