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Organizations: Environment and Parks Formats: PDF Tags: fish

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June 24, 2019

Description

Provides a listing of waterbodies across the province where trout or arctic grayling are stocked to provide sportfishing opportunities. The report details the number, species and strain of the fish being stocked.


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December 12, 2018

Description

This science support document provides a summary of biological and policy rationale for the Critical Habitat of Aquatic Species at Risk Wildlife Sensitivity Layer. Additionally, the science support documents can be used by anyone to learn about a Wildlife Sensitivity Layer and its connection to...


Views: 510
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July 24, 2018

Description

Guide about the invasive species and diseases in Alberta.


Views: 1039
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February 1, 2018

Description

Aquatic invasive species are non-native animals or plants that can cause economic or environmental harm in waterways where they are introduced. Prussian Carp, a type of wild goldfish, is a harmful aquatic invasive species and has recently been found in Alberta. The species invades aquatic...


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May 23, 2017

Description

This wildlife status report looks at the Arctic grayling, a cold-water species of fish found in boreal and foothills streams in the Athabasca, Peace and Hay river drainages. The Arctic grayling is currently considered a Species of Special Concern in Alberta. This report is part of the Alberta...


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Last Modified

March 1, 2017

Description

Provides a background to fishing and fish populations in Wabamum Lake, outlines fisheries management objectives for the lake, and identifies the current status of the northern pike, walleye, and lake whitefish populations.


Views: 76
Last Modified

December 1, 2016

Description

Presents background information on the westslope cutthroat trout, including its risk category and where it can be found in Alberta. Lists the recovery plan in effect and the recovery goal for the westslope cutthroat trout, strategies being used to reach the recovery goal, a short summary of...


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Last Modified

April 4, 2016

Description

As part of the government's response to the June 2013 flooding in Southern Alberta, the Southern Alberta Fisheries Habitat Enhancement and Sustainability (FISHES) Program was established with the aim of mitigating the flood-related effects on fish and fish habitat in the short term and to...


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Last Modified

September 1, 2015

Description

This series is intended to provide timely information about specific field situations involving disease outbreaks or unusual occurrences of parasites or diseases in wildlife and fish in Alberta.

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