Cycling doesn’t have to stop the moment the first snowfall hits! You can extend your riding season for the full year with these winter cycling tips for beginners:
1.) Invest in a pair of studded tires
Getting studded tires installed on your bike isn’t a requirement to get out onto those snowy paths, but, they will give you more grip and keep you from slipping …
Knowing what you can and can’t recycle can be tricky! But, did you know that your municipality might have an online waste-sorting tool?
We’ve compiled a list of these tools from ten cities and towns across Alberta to help make the waste-sorting process easier:
The City of Edmonton – The WasteWise App
The City of Calgary – What Goes Where
The City …
EDMONTON, ALBERTA – On June 1st at 4:00 pm at the Calgary Central Library, Alberta’s environmental leaders, stewards, and supporters alike will gather in-person for the first time in two-years for the 31st Annual Emerald Awards.
“We’re so excited that we’re able to gather as a community for the first time since 2019 to celebrate Alberta’s environmental leaders,” says Marisa Orfei, Executive Director of the Alberta Emerald Foundation. …
ALBERTA’S ENVIRONMENTAL LEADERS RECOGNIZED IN EMERALD AWARDS SHORTLIST ANNOUNCEMENT
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
ALBERTA – Today, the Alberta Emerald Foundation (AEF) revealed the shortlist for the 31st Annual Emerald Awards.
Since 1992, the Emerald Awards have showcased over 350 recipients and 850 finalists who are raising the bar in addressing local, regional, and global environmental & climate issues. These environmental awards celebrate excellence across all …
For Immediate Release
March 21, 2022
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ALBERTA – On March 25th at 12:00 PM MST, the Alberta Emerald Foundation (AEF) will be announcing the shortlist for the 31st Annual Emerald Awards.
Since 1992, the Emerald …
Are you thinking of starting your Emerald Awards nomination and really want to make a splash? Check out our top tips for writing a great nomination!
Give yourself time – You need to provide a third-party reference to go along with your nomination, so make sure you give yourself enough time to get one lined up.
Keep it clear and concise – …
Searching for sustainable gifts for the environmentalist on your list? We’ve got you covered!
All of the gift ideas listed below are from Alberta-based businesses that also happen to love sustainability! And, even better, they’re a part of the Emerald Lifestyle Card, which is the Alberta Emerald Foundation’s Alberta-wide discount card. The card is usually $25, but you can get yours for …
We were so honoured to have the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra (ESO) provide a performance of Vivaldi’s “Winter” for the 30th Annual Emerald Awards, it added the perfect calming and reenergizing touch to the ceremony.
If you’d like to see more of the ESO’s performance, visit their YouTube channel!
when you dig up the base of a wildrose,
even the smallest of roots will regrow
the calling card of the boreal forest is tenacious
and we, the children of our ancestor’s children,
answer to the bushes in everything that we do
we could have succumbed to environmental collapse
or given in to the despairs …
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 1, 2021
ALBERTA’S ENVIRONMENTAL LEADERS RECEIVE AWARD FOR ENVIRONMENTAL EXCELLENCE
Celebrating its 30th anniversary, The Alberta Emerald Foundation announces the recipients of the 2021 Emerald Awards
EDMONTON, AB – 32 hopeful shortlisted candidates, along with guests from across the province, joined the Alberta Emerald Foundation (AEF) online for the 30th annual Emerald Awards today. …