Welcome to the Alberta Palaeontological Society (APS), a non-profit organization established in 1986 with a distinct mission.
Our primary objective is to advance the field of palaeontology through dedicated study and comprehensive education. We proudly contribute to the growth of this scientific discipline by actively engaging in:
- Unearthing new discoveries
- Practicing ethical collection methods
- Ensuring meticulous curation and captivating display
- Educating the wider public about the wonders of palaeontology
- Safeguarding palaeontological specimens for both present and future generations
Collaboration lies at the heart of our efforts. We collaborate with professional and academic circles, fostering a collective commitment to preserving and comprehending Alberta's rich heritage. Through close partnerships, we aid in the conservation and exploration of our region's historical treasures.
At the APS, we are driven by a shared passion for palaeontology and a dedication to unearthing the mysteries of the past. Join us on this enthralling journey of discovery, knowledge, and preservation as we delve into the extraordinary world of Alberta's palaeontological heritage.