Tag Archives: AFGA

Alternative Land Use

[Note: The following was first published in the April 2013 Alberta Outdoorsmen.] Copyright © 2013 Don H. Meredith I followed the other vehicles over the rolling, grazed pasture land in the parkland of central Alberta. After passing through a gate, … Continue reading

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The End of Fish and Wildlife

[Note: The following was first published in the August 2012 Alberta Outdoorsmen.] Copyright © 2012 Don H. Meredith Well, it has come to pass. The Fish and Wildlife Division, as an identifiable entity in government, will be no more. It … Continue reading

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Changing the Rules

In my April Alberta Outdoorsmen column, I discuss how hunting and fishing regulations are changed in Alberta, especially the role played by the Alberta Fish and Game Association (AFGA). Change is not made easily but it can be accomplished if … Continue reading

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The AFGA and Conservation

In my April Alberta Outdoorsmen column, “Notes from Conference,” I consider the Alberta Fish and Game Association’s many programs and partnerships that put “boots on the ground” to conserve and enhance all of Alberta’s fish and wildlife. These programs are … Continue reading

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The Pride and the Passion

In my December column in the Alberta Outdoorsmen, I discuss the recently published book, Conservation Pride and Passion, The Alberta Fish and Game Association, 1908-2008 (2008, ISBN 978-0-9809772-0-2) that Duane Radford and I wrote and edited for the AFGA. The … Continue reading

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100th Anniversary of Alberta Fish and Game

Today, I’m off to the 100th Anniversary Conference of the Alberta Fish and Game Association (AFGA)–Feb. 21-23 in Edmonton. I’ve been to many of these conferences over the years, at first as a government employee trying to get a handle … Continue reading

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