Five Alternative Holiday Giving Ideas

December 10, 2015

The holidays are a time of giving, and the endless options can be overwhelming to many. On top of the heavily-marketed and well-known campaigns, there are many other places and things to donate you might […]

Wild Jobs Part Four: Search & Rescue

October 16, 2015

In the early 1990’s it was identified there was need for organized search and rescue (SAR) in Alberta to search for lost/missing persons in wilderness settings.  The response started at the grass roots level and […]

Enter The Rat’s Nest

October 1, 2015

I found myself in a precarious position.  Lying on my stomach, face in the dirt, sandwiched between limestone on all sides.  Swallowed in darkness, except for the beam of light projecting from my headlamp.  Moments […]

Searching For Wild Bill

September 17, 2015

“I headed downslope to where the cubs were feeding and came up at them, hoping to scare them into one or another of my mining shafts for protection.  It worked perfectly, as they ran for […]

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