Board member, Keepers of the Athabasca
Helene Walsh has a MSc in Zoology from the University of Alberta. She has been involved with forestry issues since 1998, including participation in the development of the Forest Stewardship Council Boreal Standard. Ms. Walsh currently serves as Boreal Campaign Director for CPAWS Northern Alberta Chapter, mostly working on the Canadian Boreal Forest Agreement in Alberta.
Since 2005, Ms. Walsh has been involved with Alberta oil sands issues through being the CPAWS representative on the multi-stakeholder Cumulative Environmental Management Association (CEMA). She is also active as a volunteer with Keepers of the Athabasca with a current focus on stopping the building of new projects in the tar sands area.
» REPORT: Alberta's Oil Sands Development is Not Responsible - Moratorium Needed (877Kb PDF)
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