2012 Photo Contest Winners

PAZA thanks everyone for entering photos in the 2012 photo contest.  It was amazing the number of stellar entries we received.  Thank you!  Take some time to finger through the PAZA 2011 Annual Report to see just a few of the entries.  Winners will be presented with their prizes at the Annual General Meeting on April 23, 2012.

And the winners are!

First Place Winner "Spring is in the air" by Katalin Ormay ~ 2012 Photo Contest

Second place "Winter Fence" by Janice Kretzer-Prysunka ~ 2012 Photo Contest

Third Place "Age gracefully" by Andrea Brown ~ 2012 Photo Contest

 

How was your air in 2011? Annual General Meeting April 23, 2012

The Peace Airshed will be hosting our Annual General Meeting on April 23, 2012!  And you are invited to learn about the air quality in the peace region over the past year.  It will be a great event with lots of opportunities to speak with local municipalities, government agencies and industry.

Meeting 4:00 p.m.
Supper 5:00 p.m.
Presentations 6:00 p.m.

Sexsmith Curling Club in Sexsmith, Alberta!

Please RSVP to Dawn by email dawn@paza.ca or call 780.833.4343

Love to see you there!

 

Join us for Earth Day – April 21

Big thanks to the County of Grande Prairie and the City of Grande Prairie for partnering to put forward this fun event.  Come out and learn about the unlimited options for going GREEN!  PAZA will participate by providing a presentation and having a booth.  Please stop by and say hi!

April 21, 2012 at the Muskoseepi Park Pavillion in Grande Prairie!
12:00 – 4:00 p.m.

You can learn more about the Earth Day Events by going to the City of Grande Prairie’s web page or by visiting the County of Grande Prairie’s web page.

Bring your travel mug and get a free hot chocolate, coffee or tea!

Thank you 2011 members!

PAZA thanks our members for their support over the 2011 monitoring year.  Our regional monitoring network would be unable to operate without the valuable support of our members.

Members represented various stakeholder groups by regularly attending meetings, participating on committees and donating their time and resources to PAZA.  These members are the back bone of PAZA and ensure that we continue to operate with integrity to ensure the best possible air quality data is available to everyone.

To see a complete list of our sponsors go to our members page.  And stop in and say thank you to our members for participating in PAZA!

It was an amazing 2011!

2012 Photo Contest “Nicole Emmett”

 

Photo Contest Deadline – April 1st

PAZA is still welcoming entries for our Annual Photo Contest.  The contest is open to everyone who lives, works or plays in the Peace Region!

If you have a fantastic picture taken within the PAZA zone send it in before April 1st for your chance to win.  This contest is open to kids as well!

Complete details are available here.

April 23, 2012 – PAZA Annual General Meeting

PAZA’s Annual General Meeting promises to be another informative event!  Come out and learn about changes in your air quality.

April 23, 2012
Sexsmith Curling Club, Sexsmith Alberta
Meeting 4:00 p.m.
Supper 5:00 p.m.
Presentations 6:00 p.m.

Please RSVP to dawn@paza.ca by April 20th.

See you there!

Emerald Day in Grande Prairie

PAZA had the pleasure of taking part in the Emerald Day Celebrations at the Grande Prairie Regional College.

The Alberta Emerald Foundation works to recognize, celebrate and inspire environmental excellence in Alberta.  And this is something that all Albertan’s can be proud of!  To nominate an individual for an “Emerald Award” go to the Alberta Emerald Foundation.

Thanks to everyone that stopped by the PAZA booth!

Alberta Environement and Water releases document on the Value of Airsheds

Alberta Environment and Water has release a document regarding the value of air and watershed in Alberta.  This report was summarized in the presentation below presented by Cory Doll, Senior Relationship Advisor with Alberta Environment & Water.

Summary Presentation of the Value of Air and Water Sheds in Alberta

If you would like a copy of the entire document please contact PAZA at dawn@paza.ca