Nature Alberta

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Nature Alberta (formerly the Federation of Alberta Naturalists) is a federation of natural history organizations in Alberta that represents a network of clubs participating in the study, enjoyment, and conservation of Alberta's wildlife and habitat.

Mandate[edit]

  • To encourage Albertans to increase knowledge and understanding of natural history and ecological processes.
  • To provide a unified voice for naturalists on conservation issues.
  • To organize field meetings, conferences, nature camps, research symposia, and other activities.
  • To promote the exchange of data among clubs and societies.
  • To promote the formation of new natural history clubs in all areas of the province.

Philosophy[edit]

  • All Albertans benefit by having access to a healthy natural environment
  • Increased understanding of our natural heritage will lead to increased appreciation and result in greater protection of it.
  • All native species of animals and plants have a right to co-exist with Albertans.

Vision[edit]

“Alberta's natural heritage is widely enjoyed, deeply appreciated, and thoroughly protected.”

Mission[edit]

“To be a strong voice for the greater appreciation and conservation of Alberta's natural environment.”

Corporate Clubs[edit]

Alberta Native Plant Council
Buffalo Lake Naturalists Club
Nature Calgary
Edmonton Nature Club
Fort McMurray Field Naturalists Society
Grassland Naturalists
Lac La Biche Birding Society
Lethbridge Naturalists Society
Peace Parkland Naturalists
Red Deer River Naturalists (RDRN)
Vermilion River Naturalist Society

Associate Clubs[edit]

Alberta Lake Management Society (ALMS)
The Alberta Lepidopterists' Guild
Alberta Naturalization Network
Alberta Stewardship Network
Beaverhill Bird Observatory Society (BBO)
Beaver River Naturalist Society - Cold Lake
Big Lake Environmental Support Society
Bow-Kan Birders
Calgary Bird Banding Society
Cochrane Environmental Action Committee
Crooked Creek Conservancy Society of Athabasca
Crowsnest Conservation Society
Edmonton Naturalization Group
Ellis Bird Farm Ltd.
Fort Saskatchewan Naturalist Society
Friends of Blackfoot Society
Friends of Jasper National Park
Foothills Land Trust
Grant McEwan Mountain Club
Heritage Tree Foundation of Canada
JJ Collett Natural Area Foundation
Lee Nature Sanctuary Society
Lesser Slave Lake Bird Observatory
Purple Martin Conservancy
Riverlot 56 Natural Areas Society
Stewards of Alberta's Protected Areas Association
Sturgeon River Watershed Initiative Society
Wagner Natural Area Society (WNAS)
Weaslehead Glenmore Park Preservation Society
Wizard Lake Watershed and Lake Stewardship Association
Wood Buffalo Wild Bird Club

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