News from December 2013

Fall Forum helps advance new Alberta Wetland Policy

December 16, 2013 | Posted by AB NAWMP

On November 13, 2013, 87 wetland professionals gathered together to discuss advancing Alberta’s new Wetland Policy.

Participants heard a detailed presentation on the new policy and plans for its implementation. The goal of the new policy is to conserve, restore, protect, and manage Alberta’s wetlands to sustain the benefits they provide to the environment, society, and the economy.

Download the Wetland Policy overview presentation >>

Through an appreciative inquiry approach participants were encourage to think about how the policy could be successfully implemented. Participants focused on previous successes of other policies and considered how those might be adapted and applied to successful implementation of the new Wetland Policy.

Learn more about the appreciative inquiry approach used during the Forum.

Read more about what took place at the Alberta NAWMP Fall Forum in the Summary Report >>