thank you

The Biosphere Institute of the Bow Valley is a registered charity. Our partners and funders have played a crucial role in our work since our founding over 20 years ago. The support and generosity of these partnerships continues to foster meaningful education, research and engagement in our communities.




Since our founding in 1997, the Biosphere Institute has been an active partner and contributor to a number of important regional initiatives and processes including:

  • Recreational Opportunities Working Group (ROWG) and the Trails Advisory Group (TAG)

  • Banff National Park Montane Science Advisory Group

  • Regional Mobility Partnership

  • G8 Environmental Legacy Steering Committee

  • Central Rockies Ecosystem Interagency Liaison Group (CREILG)

  • Lafarge Low Carbon Fuels Project Advisory Committee

  • MD of Bighorn Municipal Development Plan Steering Committee

  • Town of Canmore Mining the Future Vision

  • Town of Canmore Environmental Advisory Review Committee (EARC)

  • Town of Canmore Human Use Management Review (HUMR)

  • Bow Valley Human-Wildlife Coexistence Technical Working Group