Category: Professional Development

Peatland Restoration Workshop

May 18, 2022

CLRA is offering a peatland restoration workshop on June 23-24, 2022 in Manitoba.

Click on the link for more details: https://www.clra.ca/peatland-restoration-workshop-in-manitoba

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Texturing Lab

May 2, 2022

We’re ready to get our hands dirty! Here’s a peek at Konstantin Dlusskiy leading an internal soil texturing lab to keep our staff updated for another busy summer season.

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CSSS ASSW 2022 – Annual Meeting

April 20, 2022

The 2022 joint annual conference of Canadian Society of Soil Science (CSSS) and Alberta Soil Science Workshop (ASSW) is scheduled in Edmonton for May 23-27, 2022 with mid and post-conference field trips planned for May 26 (Edmonton) and May 28-30 (Prairies and Rockies). Konstantin Dlusskiy is leading the preparation of the tours while Scott Boorman will be presenting the reclamation program. For more information please visit the website for the conference:

https://csss-assw2022.ca/welcome.html

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Soil Science for Archaeology

February 22, 2022

Paragon will be hosting a 25-hour course focusing on Soil Science for Archaeology. The course will be held in March and April of 2022, led by our own Dr. Konstantin Dlusskiy.

Click on the link below to find out more about the course and to register on Eventbrite. We hope to see you there!

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CLRA 2022

January 11, 2022

The CLRA AGM and Conference will be held on Feb 23-25th, 2022 in Red Deer, and the theme is “Celebrating the profession: collaboration, education and engagement”. More details in the link below:

https://clra.member365.com/public/event/details/34a2ce3536d3983f412a7494e401cbda1f880b6b/1

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Canadian Institute of Forestry

November 3, 2021

The Canadian Institute of Forestry has an interesting set of e-lectures coming soon, including Forest Carbon Offsets: What is Driving the Buzz on November 4, 2021. Check out the full list of events here:

E-Lectures | Forestry (cif-ifc.org)

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Soil Courses in Winter of 2022!

October 26, 2021

Paragon will be hosting two 2-day online soil courses in winter of 2022, led by our own Dr. Konstantin Dlusskiy. Click on the links below to find out more about both advanced soil science courses and to register on Eventbrite (Sales start on November 10, 2021). We hope to see you there!

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Occupational Video – Soil Scientist

October 21, 2021

Thinking about a career as a Soil Scientist? Check out the educational video produced by ALIS, featuring our own Scott Boorman (with a cameo from Kahlie Forster) in the link below!

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Worried about clubroot?

August 7, 2021

Check out the risk-based guidance document developed by Paragon and Canadian Energy Pipeline Association members here:

https://cepa.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/07/Clubroot-Management_Guidance-Document_2021.pdf

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Alberta Wetland Classification System Field Guide

July 7, 2021

Thank you to Ducks Unlimited Canada for a free online workshop regarding the Alberta Wetland Classification System Field Guide! Click on the link below for more details about the two sessions offered:

https://www.eventbrite.ca/o/ducks-unlimited-canada-8506973873

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