In April, 2015 the Waterton Biosphere Reserve released a short film titled Sharing the Range, telling the story of the challenges of living with large carnivores.  It also provides viewers a glimpse into the lives of farmers and ranchers in the area who are rising to meet these challenges. To date the film has been well […]

“You’ve got livestock – you’ve got deadstock”.   That may sound callous to some but unfortunately farms and ranches all have some degree of death loss, often caused by weather, disease and the birthing process.  Traditionally, many farms and ranches disposed of these carcasses in a “boneyard”.   This would be a selected area on their land […]

Waterton Biosphere Reserve recognized for their efforts in southwestern Alberta. On October 2nd, 2015 the Waterton Biosphere Reserve Association proudly accepted the Yellowstone to Yukon Conservation Initiative (Y2Y) Ted Smith Award on behalf of the people of the Waterton Biosphere Reserve. The annual award is granted to an individual or group that collaboratively and effectively […]