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January 1, 2021

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This document is an addendum to the Alberta Grizzly Bear Recovery Plan. Presented here are updates to Tables 1, 2, and 3 as well as Figures 2 and 3. Environment and Parks will continue to ...


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July 1, 2020

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Communicating what results were received during a public survey of the draft grizzly bear recovery plan and how the results were incorporated into the final draft.


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July 1, 2020

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Grizzly bears (Ursus arctos) were listed as a Threatened species by the province of Alberta in 2010. Concern about Alberta’s grizzly bear population started much earlier and resulted in a recovery ...


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January 2, 2019

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Information on bear safety, including how to identify grizzly and black bears, how to prevent trouble with bears, how to respond to a bear encounter, and information on bear deterrents (bear spray ...


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April 1, 2016

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This guide provides a standard approach in deciding grizzly bear management responses. It is a resource for government staff who must act in situations of conflict where clear, concise and ...


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February 24, 2016

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127 wildfire lookout sites are located throughout Alberta’s boreal forest and along the Rocky Mountains. Each site is staffed by a lookout observer whose job is to watch for wildfire all day, each ...


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January 1, 2016

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This plan outlines goals, objectives and management strategies for the future conservation and use of black bears in Alberta. It also reviews the biology of black bears, as well as their history ...


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April 1, 2015

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In June 2010, the Government of Alberta officially declared grizzly bears a threatened species under Alberta's Wildlife Act. The management of grizzly bears is currently guided by the Alberta ...


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June 1, 2013

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Presents background information on the grizzly bear, including its risk category and where it can be found in Alberta. Lists the recovery plan in effect and the recovery goal for the grizzly bear, ...


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March 1, 2011

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Alberta is home to approximate 40,000 black bears and 700 grizzly bears. Black bear populations are secure and are managed using public hunting seasons. Grizzly bears were listed as 'threatened' ...


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March 1, 2010

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This wildlife status report looks at the grizzly bear, whose current range in Alberta includes the Rocky Mountain Natural Region, as well as portions of the Foothill Natural Region and the Central ...


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October 1, 2009

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Grizzly bear population inventory work has been underway in various population units along the eastern slopes of Alberta. As of the time of the preparation of this report two population units have ...


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March 1, 2008

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Grizzly bears, which once ranged throughout Alberta, are currently found in the Rocky Mountains and foothills, as far south as the United States border, and in the boreal forest from the British ...


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April 1, 2007

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The Bow Valley, surrounded by federal and provincial protected areas, has been a magnet for developers and recreationists over the last decade. An influx of people and infrastructure has steadily ...


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December 1, 2002

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Habitat loss, fragmentation and subsequent isolation of habitat patches due to human activities are major factors contributing to species endangerment. Large carnivores such as grizzly bears and ...


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March 1, 2001

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In parts of the Northwest Boreal Region the grizzly bear is experiencing an increasing number of conflicts with humans, which have led to an increase in the number of public complaints and the ...


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June 1, 1993

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This plan details the history of black bear populations and management in Alberta during the 1900s. It summarizes current uses and recommends goals, objectives and strategies to ensure the wise ...