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Tags: Foothills Fescue Natural Subregion

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April 1, 2018

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This manual has been developed for planners, land managers, land owners, reclamation practitioners and regulatory authorities to identify suitable strategies to minimize further impacts to Foothills rouch fescue grassland ecosystems. It provides learning from recent academic research as well as...


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May 1, 2016

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The hare-footed locoweed is a tufted, low-growing perennial herbaceous plant growing from a stout taproot crowned by leaves with silvery hairs. It has attractive pink, pea-like flowers. It has been a designated Species of Special Concern in Alberta because it has a small distribution and there is...


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April 9, 2015

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The purpose of this research project is to provide industry and the government of Alberta regulatory agencies with results and key learnings regarding the long-term recovery of native grasslands from industrial disturbance.


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March 23, 2010

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The purpose of this information letter is to minimize the surface disturbance of foothills fescue grasslands. It identifies the expectations for planning and development standards through key development principles for all potential surface disturbance related activity in foothills fescue...


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Last Modified

March 1, 2010

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Extensive tracts of foothills fescue grassland (the provincial grass of Alberta) within the landscape of southwestern Alberta have been lost due to agricultural crop production, industrial development, urban and rural infrastructure. As a result, a protective notation (PNT) has been placed on...