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
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.
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!
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!
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 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.