Category Archives: Canada

Nickel and Diming Outdoor Rights

[Note: The following was first published in the October 2017 Alberta Outdoorsmen.] Copyright © 2017 Don H. Meredith, All Rights Reserved. Back in May of 2008 the Legislative Assembly of Alberta passed Bill 201, the Hunting, Fishing and Trapping Heritage Act. … Continue reading

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Finding Our Way

[Note: The following was first published in the May 2016 Alberta Outdoorsmen.] Copyright © 2016 Don H. Meredith, All Rights Reserved. First Place, Magazine Column Outdoor Writers of Canada 2017 National Communications Awards   We shared Eskimo Tea under tarps wrapped around … Continue reading

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A Year of Change

[Note: The following was first published in the December 2015 Alberta Outdoorsmen.] Copyright © 2015 Don H. Meredith, All Rights Reserved. Another election, another upset. Change seems to be the watchword for 2015 in both Alberta and Canada. New Federal Government … Continue reading

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Neil Young is Right

Originally posted on Susan on the Soapbox:
“Take a second to really look at what you hear.” – Neil Young, singer/songwriter Neil Young knows how to rile up a crowd.  In a 15 minute press conference* to kick off his…

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The Demise of Woodland Caribou in Alberta

[Note: The following was first published in the November 2013 Alberta Outdoorsmen.] Copyright © 2013 Don H. Meredith, All Rights Reserved. Third Place, Magazine Feature Article (Other) Outdoor Writers of Canada 2014 National Communications Awards [Preamble: On August 6, 2013, … Continue reading

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Petro Alberta

[Note: The following was first published in the September 2012 Alberta Outdoorsmen.] Copyright © 2012 Don H. Meredith For a while I was having difficulty understanding why our governments were backsliding on the conservation of our natural resources as evidenced … Continue reading

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BLACKOUTSPEAKOUT.CA

blackoutspeakout.ca Today, June 4, 2012, concerned individuals and organizations are showing their solidarity against the actions the Canadian government is taking to downgrade protections for our environment through Bill C-38 now proceeding through parliament. Bill C-38 is a cynical omnibus … Continue reading

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