Entries by Amanda Mauch

Improving Water Quality to Sustainable Communities and Ecosystems

By Olds College Centre for Innovation Use of native wetland plants on cold climate floating island systems for the phyto-remediation of water with excess nutrients, the quantification of the hyper-accumulation capabilities, and the water use efficiency of each species of native wetland plants, has been the focus of the Wetland and Applied Research Program at […]

ACCA and ARDN Partner on Co-operative Housing Initiative

By Alberta Co-operative and Community Association (ACCA)  Co-op housing is an essential piece of the housing continuum in Alberta and Canada. However, as government subsidies continue to dwindle and current co-op assets face increasing maintenance costs, a number of units are threatened. ACCA is proud to be partnering with the Alberta Rural Development Network (ARDN) […]

Alberta Real Estate Foundation Increases Funding to Help Provincial Recovery

The Alberta Real Estate Foundation (AREF) has increased its granting program to better support organizations and projects that are working to strengthen Alberta’s communities, the real estate industry, and the province as a whole. Alberta has suffered significant economic and public health effects due to COVID-19. AREF’s Board of Governors voted to double the 2020 […]