Monthly Archives: June 2016

20 06, 2016

Aboriginal Day Celebration

June 20th, 2016|

Alberta Innovates-Tech Futures was the site of an Aboriginal Day ceremony on June 20, organized by the Aboriginal Environmental Services Network (AESN). Alberta Innovates-Tech Futures staff and members of various Alberta communities enjoyed the great weather while gathered round for stories and entertainment—and got in the action themselves with some crowd-participation activities. National Aboriginal Day [...]

14 06, 2016

Cenovus announces $32 million caribou habitat initiative

June 14th, 2016|

In the largest single restoration project of its kind ever undertaken, Cenovus announces a $32 million, 10-year Caribou Habitat Restoration Project in northeastern Alberta. The project will restore old seismic lines, roads and other types of linear disturbances by planting approximately 4 million trees to reduce forest fragmentation. Indigenous companies have been contracted in the [...]