Calgary Board of Education

Natural Resources (NAT) Cluster

Program Overview

NAT focuses on conservation and the sustainable use of natural resources. In this cluster, learners develop the motivation and commitment to work individually and collectively as private citizens and members of the workforce toward the conservation and responsible use of air, energy, forests, land, minerals, water, and wildlife.


Occupational Areas

Environmental Stewardship Examine the management and conservation of the environment and propose actions that foster the sustainable development and use of resources.
Primary Resources Examine mineral industries and technologies that support sustainable development and efficient use of mineral resources.
Wildlife Examine the human relationship to the natural environment and consider the impact of various human pursuits on species and ecosystems.


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