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2020 Martha Kostuch Scholarship Winner Announced

September 2, 2020

Josh Harper, a graduate from Lacombe Composite High School, is the recipient of this year’s Martha Kostuch Scholarship for Environmental Excellence sponsored by the Parkland Airshed Management Zone (PAMZ).  This fall Josh will enter the University of Alberta, pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Environmental and Conservation Services, majoring in Conservation Biology.  “The award selection committee […]

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Media Release: PAMZ Boundary Change

August 6, 2020

The Parkland Airshed Management Zone (PAMZ) is pleased to announce a recent adjustment to its southern boundary. This adjustment means that small portions of Rocky View County and The M.D of Bighorn, previously included in PAMZ, now fall wholly within the Calgary Region Airshed Zone (CRAZ). This adjustment was proposed to CRAZ by the PAMZ […]

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Dr. Martha Kostuch Scholarship – Now Accepting Applications

May 29, 2020

This scholarship celebrates the legacy of environmental advocate Dr. Martha Kostuch, recognized for her significant efforts and ability in stakeholder collaboration. Dr. Martha Kostuch was a founding member and director of Parkland Airshed Management Zone (PAMZ). During her 30-year career as an environmental advocate, she made a significant impact on how environmental management policy was […]

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For Immediate Release – PAMZ Blue Skies Awards – POSTPONED

April 24, 2020

MEDIA RELEASE Postponed PAMZ Blue Skies Awards for 2020 Immediate release: April 24, 2020 In light of the global COVID-19 Pandemic and its many implications, the Parkland Airshed Management Zone (PAMZ) has decided to postpone the 2020 Edition of the PAMZ Blue Skies Awards Program. We recognize and appreciate all the time applicants have dedicated […]

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2020 Blue Skies Awards – Now Accepting Nominations

March 13, 2020

Immediate release: March 13, 2020 The Parkland Airshed Management Zone (PAMZ) is pleased to announce that it is now accepting nominations for the 2020 edition of its Blue Skies Awards. These awards recognize individuals, organizations, businesses and local governments who are doing exemplary work to improve air quality in central Alberta. The awards recognize achievements in: […]

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Alberta Environment and Parks has approved the Red Deer Region Fine Particulate Matter Response: Implementation Progress Report 2016-2018

March 12, 2020

Alberta Environment and Parks has approved the Red Deer fine particulate matter response: implementation progress report 2016-2018, for publication. The Red Deer Fine Particulate Matter Implementation Progress Report (the report) provides an update on the state of the management actions for fine particulate matter management in the Red Deer area. Alberta Environment and Parks, and […]

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2019 Martha Kostuch Scholarship Winner from Red Deer

October 26, 2019

Allison Guthrie, a graduate from Ecole Secondaire Notre Dame High School in Red Deer, is the recipient of this year’s Martha Kostuch Scholarship for Environmental Excellence sponsored by the Parkland Airshed Management Zone (PAMZ).  This fall Allison will attend the University of Calgary, pursuing a degree in Environmental Science. Allison plans to combine her fascination […]

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Dr. Martha Kostuch Environmental Education Fund – Now Accepting Applications

May 8, 2019

This scholarship celebrates the legacy of environmental advocate Dr. Martha Kostuch, recognized for her significant efforts and ability in stakeholder collaboration. Dr. Martha Kostuch was a founding member and director of Parkland Airshed Management Zone (PAMZ). During her 30-year career as an environmental advocate, she made a significant impact on how environmental management policy was […]

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Precautionary Air Quality Advisory

August 15, 2018

Alberta remains under a Precautionary Air Quality Advisory first issued by Alberta Health Services last Wednesday, August 8. The source of the advisory is smoke from Wildfires burning in BC and Alberta. Air Quality in Central Alberta is currently high risk and projected to continue at this level for the rest of today, this evening […]

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