This event during the last weekend in May 2023 focuses on helping us better understand birds and plants in Alberta. To learn more about the event, check out the event information on the Nature Alberta website.
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Congratulations to our undergraduate researcher Cora!
Cora is an undergraduate researcher who started working with Franklin’s ground squirrels this spring. We wish to congratulate her as she was awarded a MacEwan University Undergraduate Student Research Initiative (USRI) Project Grant! This grant is very competitive and we are proud that she had a successful application. Cora is currently helping us design anContinue reading “Congratulations to our undergraduate researcher Cora!”
Sharing about Franklin’s Ground Squirrels at Conferences
This winter Dr. Jessica Haines and undergraduate student Cora Kaplan attended several conferences to talk to other professionals about Franklin’s ground squirrels. Check out the photos below to see Dr. Haines at the poster session at the Prairie Conservation and Endangered Species Conference.
City Nature Challenge: Help Document Urban Biodiversity
Want to help contribute to conservation and biodiversity monitoring in urban environments? Participate in the upcoming City Nature Challenge from April 28 to May 1, 2023 through iNaturalist. Check out more information on Nature Alberta’s website. There will be more events coming up this summer. Check out Nature Alberta’s website to check out all ofContinue reading “City Nature Challenge: Help Document Urban Biodiversity”