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Topics: Environment Tourism & Parks Publication Type: Report Information Type: publications

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May 1, 2018

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This document outlines the unique considerations relevant to managing Castle Provincial Park and Castle Wildland Provincial Park within the context of the system of Alberta’s Provincial Parks. In the plan, each issue is given context, management objectives are identified and corresponding...


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January 1, 2018

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Alberta Parks conducted public consultation from July 13 to August 11, 2014 on the proposal to expand and reclassify Saskatoon Mountain Natural Area. The majority of feedback supported the expansion and reclassification and as a result of this feedback Alberta Parks is moving forward with the...


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November 1, 2017

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Land-use Framework Regional Plans Progress Report 2015 is the third in a series of reports that fulfill the legislative requirements described in the Alberta Land Stewardship Act and the regulatory requirements embedded in the plans. It focuses for the first time on both the Lower Athabasca and...


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September 8, 2017

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In December 2016, Alberta Parks proposed to make several changes to campgrounds in the Lower Kananaskis Lake area of Peter Lougheed Provincial Park. Changes proposed were designed to reduce the chance of encounters between people and bears and to increase overall camping capacity. The plan...


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March 1, 2017

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Alberta Parks has developed a draft Management Plan for the newly created Castle Provincial Park and the Castle Wildland Provincial Park with advice and recommendations from First Nations and key stakeholders. The draft plan sets out objectives and strategies for management of the parks over a...


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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 Grizzly Bear Recovery Plan, which recommends several strategies to ensure the long-term viability of...


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March 2, 2012

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Provincial Parks and other areas where natural vegetation is protected are of great value as their flora and fauna is typical of what was in Alberta before widespread agricultural activities which resulted in a replacement of many native species by weedy species associated with cultivated grains...


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September 12, 2010

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This trails plan for West Bragg Creek is sponsored jointly by the GBCTA and TPR through their partnership agreement. Planning funds included a grant to GBCTA from the Shell/Husky Moose Mountain Environmental Enhancement Fund as well as matching funds and contributions in-kind from TPR, Kananaskis...


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February 1, 2010

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The Plan for Parks is a 10-year blueprint for guiding management of Alberta's parks system to ensure sustainability of the province’s natural landscapes, enhance recreational opportunities, and improve quality of life for Albertans. This update lists the key accomplishments achieved since the...


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June 1, 2007

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Kakwa Wildland Park is located at the northern edge of Alberta’s Rocky Mountains, about 114 km southwest of Grande Prairie. The purpose of this survey was to provide an annotated summary of the odonate species that occur in the park, including notes on such parameters as relative abundance,...