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From Alberta’s Prairies to Wisconsin’s Wetlands: Cross-border Collaboration to Release Endangered Whooping CranesWednesday October 4, 2023
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Frog Detectives: A Comparative Study of Wildlife Detection MethodsTuesday November 14, 2023
Learn about eDNA and its role in wildlife detection, from hidden biases to conservation implications in Alberta's wetlands.
Walking through a soft-release strategy step-by-stepWednesday November 8, 2023
Our burrowing owl expert shares about what a soft-release strategy is and how it's used in the conservation of these adorable owls.
Relationships in the wild: ants & butterfliesWednesday October 11, 2023
Just like how humans may have positive or negative relationships with one another, species also interact in various ways. Dr. Glasier shares about one of these unique relationships between two...
Alberta Biodiversity Festival 2023Thursday September 14, 2023
Laura Glick, Manager of Conservation Education, joins the QR Calgary to share about our upcoming Alberta Biodiversity Festival.
Update from the Archibald Biodiversity CentreThursday July 13, 2023
This month, Caitlin Slade, Manager of Animal Care (ABC/WCC), joined Sue & Andy on QRCalgary to give an update on what's been going on at the Archibald Biodiversity Centre (ABC)....
Tiny Guardians of The Wild: Birth of 14 Vancouver Island Marmots Brings Hope for the SpeciesThursday June 29, 2023
Canada’s most endangered mammal, the Vancouver Island marmot, just received a boost in their numbers thanks to the birth of 14 pups at the Wilder Institute.