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Articles tagged with “Land”

 
 
 
 
 

Land EPA: Amphibious Vehicles

Issue 08 - November 2016

Director of COSIA’s Land EPA, Jenna Dunlop, shares the latest from the Alberta Biodiversity Conservation Chairs program. This issue’s case study takes a look at amphibious vehicles, which can drive across land and float on water, and are completely changing the game for boreal forest caribou habitat restoration.

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Events

Issue 08 - November 2016

COSIA and its member companies have hosted, presented and attended numerous events in the effort to tell more people about what we do.

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Land EPA: The FiSH Committee on counting fish

Issue 07 - July 2016

Jenna Dunlop, Director, Land Environmental Priority Area (EPA), discusses where land meets sky—and water, tailings and GHGs. In this newsletter’s case study, we look at the FiSH Committee and its role in offsetting impacts to fish and fish habitat.

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Land Environmental Priority Area Update

Issue 06 - Feb 2016

Jenna Dunlop, Director, Land Environmental Priority Area (EPA), discusses the collaborative work conducted across the Land and Tailings EPAs. In this issue’s Land case study, ConocoPhillips Canada is conducting a reclamation pilot on the soil stockpile of their Surmont in situ operations that will have both short- and long-term benefits.

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Land Environmental Priority Area Update

Issue 05 - June 2015

Jenna Dunlop, Director, Land Environmental Priority Area (EPA), discusses her key priorities for the Land EPA in 2015. In this issue’s Land case study, members of the Land EPA are working collaboratively at a regional scale to achieve more effective conservation and recovery of caribou and their habitat in the Cold Lake Caribou Range.

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Land Environmental Priority Area Update

Issue 04 - March 2015

Jenna Dunlop, Director, Land Environmental Priority Area (EPA), discusses her key priorities for the Land EPA in 2015. In this issue’s Land case study, Suncor has constructed a 2.9 hectare fen and is now evaluating the success of that project, in order to improve industry’s ability to reclaim the most common wetland type in the oil sands region.

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Christine Daly is proud to be involved in projects like fen reclamation for Suncor and COSIA

Issue 04 - March 2015

Christine Daly knew from a young age that she would have a career either working with animals or in environmental protection. Growing up on a tomato farm in Ontario, she felt a connection to the environment that led her to pursue a bachelor of environmental science, followed by a master’s in biological sciences, with a focus on aquatic ecology, from the University of Windsor.  

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Events

Issue 04 - March 2015

COSIA and its member companies host and participate in a number of events each year, including COSIA’s own Innovation Summit, Clay Workshop and Conference, and Land Workshop, as well as GE’s ecomagination Challenge winners’ announcement.

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Land Environmental Priority Area Update

Issue 03 - December 2014

COSIA welcomes new Director of Land, Jenna Dunlop, PhD to the team. Also, ConocoPhillips is leading a project that is accelerating the reclamation process of areas that have been disturbed by oil sands exploration and increasing the quality of caribou habitat.

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Events

Issue 02 - May 2014

COSIA and its member companies host and participate in a number of events each year, including COSIA’s own Water Conference, Cenovus’ Land EPA Event and Re-Fresh: The Confluence of Ideas and Opportunities on Water Reuse.

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Introducing COSIA’s EPA Directors

Issue 01 - February 2014

COSIA’s four Environmental Priority Areas (EPA) of Land, Water, Tailings and Greenhouse Gases drive the collaboration and innovation that make COSIA unique. COSIA’s EPA Directors and our Monitoring Director share the highlights of 2013 and a glimpse of what to expect in 2014.

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Shell kicks off its EPI campaign

Issue 01 - February 2014

On January 13, 2014 Shell Canada introduced its employees to their Environmental Performance Improvement campaign and how it will work in alignment with COSIA’s Environmental Performance Areas.

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