Other Web Sites
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Nature, Outdoors, Pets, Yards
- Calgary Wildlife Rehabilitation Society -- The Calgary Wildlife Rehabilitation Society (CWRS) is dedicated to treating injured and orphaned wildlife, providing valuable outreach and education services to the community and engaging all volunteers in motivational work and skill building experience.
- AJ Design Software - Math Science Engineering Finance Physics Health Calculators -- Very interesting and very handy. What got me there was the cat and dog age calculator.
- Provincial and Territorial Flowers of Canada -- Canada's vastness, extending from the Pacific to the Atlantic, from the broad reaches of the Arctic to the temperate zone, has given this nation an incomparable variety of floral beauty.
- All About Birds -- From the Cornell Lab of Ornithology. Ideal for identification, description and photos.
- Alberta Canada Birds of Prey Centre -- The Alberta Birds of Prey Centre is Canada's largest birds of prey facility. Situated on a 70-acre wetland area site their centre is a celebration of nature featuring the hawks, falcons, eagles and owls of Alberta. Visit and support this great effort.
- Alberta Institute for Wildlife Conservation -- When you live in the greater Calgary area then this is the organisation to contact for wildlife rescue (7 days a week) and for help with wildlife problems.
- Birding in Canada -- Another must if ornithology is your hobby or profession.
- birdpix.nl -- High quality bird pictures and bird photography forum. A Dutch site, but can be switched to English text.
- BURNCO -- Major supplier of high quality concrete, concrete products, asphalt, aggregate and packaged products in Western Canada.
- Calgary Horticultural Society -- Join them and share their love of gardening. They also feature a large list of very interesting other specialized web sites.
- Canadian Wildlife Service -- Great web site from Environment Canada.
- City of Calgary -- Interesting website only if you live in the Calagry region? Not at all. Just follow the links: City Hall, Business Units, Waterworks, Water Conservation and Outdoor Water Conservation.
- Evaluating Woody Plants for Hardiness and Landscape Quality in Alberta -- Good starting point before you spend money on your landscape.
- Geobirds -- Identify birds you've seen easily and visually with BirdBrain. Become a member and report bird sightings in your area.
- Global Forest Watch Canada -- Their lasted addition is "The Last Great Intact Forests of Canada: Atlas of Alberta".
- Hand Feeding Hummingbirds by The Hummingbird Lady -- Abigail Alfano, the HUmmingbird Lady, is hand feeding hummingbirds. Her husband, Sam is the photographer.
- Heritage Perennials -- Everything about the perennials in your yard.
- Hinterland Who's Who -- This is where you will find fascinating and reliable information and resources on Canadian wildlife.
- Marketland -- Alberta Shelterbelt Program. Alberta Nurseries, Bowden, Alberta.
- Mountain Nature -- Great place to learn about the flora and fauna in the mountains.
- MyCatHatesYou dot com -- You will love to hate it.
- Northscaping -- The ultimate Northern landscaping and gardening resource for Northern Gardeners, Landscapers and Homeowners.
- Patuxent Bird Identification InfoCenter -- One can never have enough information when it comes to bird identification.
- Rockyview Wildlife Recovery -- Located in Alberta, they rescue thousands of wildlife animals each year, and are in great need of donations and volunteers.
- Saskatoon Farm -- Place to buy (fruit) shrubs and trees, and to do U-Pick. Visit their Cafe for a piece of pie or lunch.
- SnowCrystals.com -- Everything you want to know about snow flakes, ice crystals, and other cold stuff, with lots and lots of amazing pictures.
- SPCA - Wildlife -- Wildlife Rescue and Rehabilitation in Alberta.
- Swallow Control, Agdex 685-7 -- Swallows building mud nests all around your house? Then this might be the web site for you.
- U.S. Geological Survey -- Patuxent Wildlife Research Center. Good source of bird details.
- Xeriscape Colorado -- Simply put Xeriscape is the gardening technic for dry land, dry summer, cold winter climates. You save time, money and water.