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Topics: Arts, Culture and History Organizations: Culture and Tourism

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May 16, 2019

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Contains contact information for consultants that have identified themselves to Alberta Culture and Tourism as being available to fulfill Historical Resources Act requirements, such as the conduct of impact assessments, excavations, preparation of documentation recording historic resources, and...


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March 1, 2019

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The presence of historic structures within the footprint of a proposed project may trigger a requirement for an Historic Resources Impact Assessment. This guide presents information to help consultants report and record the presence of historic structures.


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February 20, 2019

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This archaeology paper describes work at a stratified site in Jasper National Park, Alberta. Aeolian silts covering the terrace at this site (243R) contained evidence of five cultural components. Radiocarbon dates and recovered projectile points suggest that occupations occurred during the Early,...


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February 19, 2019

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Information regarding applying for Alberta Culture Days grant funding.


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January 31, 2019

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Includes information on funding opportunities available through the Heritage Preservation Partnership Program to support heritage awareness projects. Heritage awareness grants provide funding to various forms of initiatives that preserve, interpret, promote awareness, produce new understanding...


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January 30, 2019

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Includes information on two funding opportunities available through the Heritage Preservation Partnership Program. The Roger Soderstrom Scholarship was established to help advance historic preservation in Alberta by assisting student research. The Bob Etherington Heritage Conservation Fund aims...


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January 22, 2019

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This Bulletin is issued to assist subdivision applicants, developers, municipalities, and other planning authorities in ensuring that proposed subdivisions are compliant with the Historical Resources Act. Under the Act, subdivisions developed in the Province of Alberta must conform to the...


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January 16, 2019

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This archaeology paper presents several technological resources available to practising archaeologists in culture resource management and academia. The paper discusses how remote sensing methods can enhance documentation of archaeological sites and their interpretation.


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January 16, 2019

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This archaeology paper discusses an artifact type used in pre-contact and historic decoration. Elk ivory pendants adorned clothing and had significant symbolic value for cultural groups in Alberta.


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January 7, 2019

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Discusses the activities and achievements and presents the financial statements of the Alberta Historical Resources Foundation. The Foundation is responsible for providing financial and technical assistance for heritage projects, for making decisions on naming geographical features and for...