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Forest Matters

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Beaupre Hall, Cochrane, Alberta

263035 Beaupre Creek Rd

Rocky View No. 44, AB T0L

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A Forest Matters initiative


Environmental Law Center (ELC) – Jason Unger

  • Summary of ELC services: environmental law education and assistance; environmental law reform; environmental law research
  • Brief history and overview of regulatory structure and governance of public land management in Alberta
  • Overview of ELC research results concerning effectiveness of Alberta public lands management
  • Legal tools for a healthy environment: Provincial law mechanisms: environmental assessment processes, statement of concern/appeals, and investigations

Ecojustice – Barry Robinson

  • More legal tools for a healthy environment;
    • Access to information
    • Federal environmental assessment processes
    • Environmental petitions
    • Private prosecutions and private law options


Directions to Beaupre Community Hall

From the intersection of Hwy 22 and Hwy 1A on the west side of Cochrane:

  • Go west on Hwy 1A for 13km to Hwy 40 (Forestry Trunk Road)
  • Go north on Hwy 40 for 2km to Beaupre Creek Road
  • Turn Right on Beaupre Creek Road, the hall is on your left
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Beaupre Hall, Cochrane, Alberta

263035 Beaupre Creek Rd

Rocky View No. 44, AB T0L

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