30 October 2020

Renewal Status Confirmation

The FinS Program will notify you to let you know whether or not your renewal form has been accepted for the 2020/2021 school year,

16 November → 18 December 2020

Annual Program Supplies Shipped to Schools

Your program supplies will be shipped to your school.  Be sure to open them up and ensure that you have received everything including on your packing slip.  If anything is missing, please email fins.program@gov.ab.ca ASAP so that we can send you any additional resources before the new year.

01 December → 18 December 2020

FinS Aquarium Dry Set-Up Completed

Prior to Christmas holidays, your FinS aquarium has
to be set up, without water, to ensure all necessary parts are present and
running smoothly. 

06 January → 10 January 2020

FinS Aquarium Running With Water

18 January → 22 January 2021

*Tentative Egg Pick-Up (YYC and area) and Egg Delivery Week

Eggs will be picked up (YYC & area school) or
delivered (schools outside of YYC & area) –third/fourth week of January,

26 February 2021

Egg Delivery Form/Fish Research Licence/Delivery Equipment Due

17 May → 11 June 2021

FinS Release Weeks

You will work with the FinS coordinator to set up a fish release date during this time frame at a provincially approved water body.

18 June 2021

FinS Final Project Report Due

Please complete the Final Project Report (including detailed information from your release event) and return it to fins.program@gov.ab.ca. Failure to submit your final project report before the end of the school year could impact your continued participation in the program.