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10 results found for: culture and tourism

Topics: Science, Technology and Innovation

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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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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 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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October 1, 2018

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Summarizes the status and gaps of Alberta's native trees with respect to forest genetic resources in their natural habitats around the province. A summary of the characteristics of each of Alberta's native tree species is included, including relevant genetic information. This second edition...


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December 31, 2017

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This searchable database provides information on sole-source service contracts of $10,000 or more made by Government of Alberta departments. Contract numbers followed by an "(a)" indicate an amendment to an existing contract. Agencies, Boards and Commissions are not included. The contract data...


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September 8, 2016

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This documents sets out the vision for the next decade for IMT in the Government of Alberta and a strategic road map and vision to get there. It establishes four key pillars and fifteen strategies supporting each pillar. The pillars are critical areas where transformational activities will be...


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July 15, 2015

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This searchable database provides information on grant payments made by the Government of Alberta departments and select agencies to support programs and initiatives throughout the province. The payment data starts at April 1, 2014 and will be updated quarterly. The results are year to date....


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July 1, 2010

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Alberta’s growing population and shifting recreation trends create a need for innovative and effective management of our provincial parks. These parks enhance and sustain our quality of life, protect biodiversity, and promote health and wellness through outdoor recreation. In order to best manage...


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January 1, 2002

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Establishes and enables the Glenbow-Alberta Institute (Glenbow Museum) to promote and encourage the diffusion of cultural and scientific knowledge through crown collections, exhibits, education programs and research.