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Guided Nature Walk Through the Larch Sanctuary

Guided Nature Walk Through the Larch Sanctuary

Discover the Whitemud Nature Reserve in the Edmonton Area Land Trust’s (EALT) Larch Sanctuary on Sunday August 25th from 11am to 1pm. The Aquatic Biosphere Project is once again partnering with EALT to provide a guided walk and exploration of this important ecosystem within our River Valley. The Whitemud Creek is an important corridor for wildlife in the River Valley…

An Underwater Drone for the Biosphere

An Underwater Drone for the Biosphere

It’s time to gear up for summer! Everyone loves getting out their new equipment for the season and we’re no different. What new activities are you getting ready for this year? Here at the Aquatic Biosphere Project, we have some exciting things planned. As part of our ongoing efforts to establish a conservation aquarium in Alberta, we’re helping to tackle…

Aquatic Biosphere Joins the International Coalition of Aquariums Against Plastic

Aquatic Biosphere Joins the International Coalition of Aquariums Against Plastic

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Aquatic Biosphere Project has joined forces with a new global coalition of aquariums, and becomes part of the “World aquariums #ReadyToChange to #BeatPlasticPollution” campaign. Beating Plastic Pollution – Joining Forces from Alberta Edmonton, AB, Friday, January 4, 2019 — The Edmonton based Aquatic Biosphere Project has joined a global campaign to combat plastic pollution with over…

2018 Year in Review

2018 Year in Review

2018 in Review Location, Location Exhibition Lands planning: numerous meetings with the City of Edmonton and its planners have led to an aim for a particular piece of property: the old Northlands grounds. With Rogers Place firmly established, the City of Edmonton was looking for proposals for what to do with the Exhbition Lands. The Aquatic Biosphere Project stepped forward…

Find Us on National Geographic

Find Us on National Geographic

The Aquarium Society of Alberta’s Aquatic Biosphere Project is now an approved organisation on National Geographic’s Open Explorer program. Find our Aliens in Alberta Expedition and follow along as we mark a path of discovery on invasive species. Recent news reports and photos of giant carp in local waters have made headlines in the past few months. People discarding their pet fish…

Win Tickets for Sharkwater: Extinction

Win Tickets for Sharkwater: Extinction

          WIN Tickets About SHARKWATER EXTINCTION: Sharkwater: Extinction (2018) is a thrilling and inspiring action packed journey that follows filmmaker Rob Stewart as he exposes the massive illegal shark fin industry and the political corruption behind it — a conspiracy that is leading to the extinction of sharks. From West Africa, Spain, Panama, Costa Rica, France,…