Weather Monitoring Through History – A Visit to Campbell Scientific Canada

Weather Monitoring Through History – A Visit to Campbell Scientific Canada

Campbell Scientific Canada opened their doors to community members as a part of the 2016 Mountain Festival in collaboration with the University of Alberta. As soon as we entered the Campbell facility, the sense of pride and community was immediately evident. Technical Sales Consultants walked the group through the history of weather measurements in Campbell’s unique facility museum featuring preserved antique weather sensors.

Bison in the Mountains: Panel discussion of Banff National Park reintroduction program

Bison in the Mountains: Panel discussion of Banff National Park reintroduction program

Just in time for Canada’s 150th anniversary, Plains Bison are set to return to Banff National Park in 2017! As part of International Mountain Day 2016 celebrations, the Canadian Mountain Network partnered with Bison Belong, an education and advocacy organization, to bring together experts and the public in discussion of Parks Canada’s plan and the broader meaning of bison for indigenous communities in the region.

Night of "Story Sharing" is a Great Success at artsPlace in Canmore

Night of "Story Sharing" is a Great Success at artsPlace in Canmore

The Bow Valley celebrated International Mountain Day in true grassroots style. Through the combined efforts of Crowfoot Media, the Canadian Mountain Network, artsPlace, and the Banff Mountain Film Festival, Life @ Altitude brought together locals of all ages to enjoy an evening of talks, presentations, and films, all centred around a common passion: mountains.