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Organizations: Environment and Parks Tags: wildlife

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July 22, 2019

Description

This provincial base map outlines the boundaries of Wildlife Management Units (WMUs) in Alberta. Also included are areas delineated for provincial parks, provincial wildland and wilderness parks, First Nations Reserves and Metis Settlements, zones where hunting is restricted or prohibited, bird...


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December 14, 2018

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Calendar featuring photos of wildlife, description of featured wildlife, and advice on where, when, and how to view wildlife species in Alberta.


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September 17, 2018

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This document summarizes potential wildlife issues associated with wind energy projects and provides a Directive for minimizing effects to wildlife and wildlife habitat during the siting, construction, and operation of wind energy projects.


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March 1, 2018

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This document presents the questions and answers regarding the Wildlife Directives for Alberta Wind and Solar Energy Projects that may help to provide some guidance and alleviate any outstanding confusion.


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January 2, 2018

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The calendar identifies specific wildlife activities and viewing opportunities throughout the year and includes monthly wildlife viewing tips for observing many wild species. Each month includes: a featured plant or animal, viewing tips of special significance, and noteworthy dates concerning...


Views: 64
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October 4, 2017

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The Government of Alberta released new policy to guide wildlife and wildlife habitat application considerations for solar energy projects in Alberta on October 4, 2017. This administrative procedure outlines the transition process between the Wildlife Guidelines for Alberta Solar Energy Projects...


Views: 1600
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October 4, 2017

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The Wildlife Directive for Alberta Solar Energy Projects reviews the impacts that solar energy developments can have on wildlife, both directly and indirectly. Through a series of standards and best management practices, proponents can use the Directive to navigate their way through the planning,...


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August 15, 2017

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The government of Alberta released new policy to guide wildlife and wildlife habitat application considerations for wind energy projects in Alberta on January 27, 2017. Proponents are required to adopt the 2017 policy into their planning and application processes however a grace period has been...


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August 2, 2017

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In order to assist in project planning, Alberta Environment and Parks is providing a Wildlife Habitat Sensitivity Map. The goal of this document is to help guide the site selection process to areas with lower risk to Alberta’s wildlife and wildlife habitat. The map was developed in concert with...