Natural Capital Incentives

This project sought to show that the conflict between economic growth and environmental protection is artificial and unproductive. Canada West Foundation wanted to enliven a more productive policy debate by getting past this simplistic view, particular …

Fragmentation and Conversion of Agricultural Land: Analysis of Values to Inform Agricultural Land Use Policy

This project will examine public attitudes and values related to agricultural land loss in Alberta. Currently, Alberta does not have provincial public policy that addresses the loss or fragmentation of agricultural land due to development and urban exp …

Environmental Conservation Tax and Estate Planning Program

The objective of this project was to inform landholders about existing policy directed at land conservation. The Southern Alberta Land Trust Society (SALTS) is a non-profit organization dedicated to preserving the ecological, scenic, productive and cul …