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March 1, 2019

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This report recounts results from an aerial ungulate survey conducted in Wildlife Management Unit 254 (WMU 254) in 2016. Aerial surveys are the primary method used to assess the population size, distribution, population trends and herd composition of ungulates in Alberta. This information...


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March 1, 2019

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Moose populations in Wildlife Management Unit 359 declined abruptly following a winter tick outbreak over 2006 and 2007, and numbers have been slow to recover. The objectives of this survey were to assess the status of moose and mule deer since the previous 2008 area survey, and determine a...


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March 1, 2019

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The objectives of this survey were to assess the status of moose, white-tailed deer, mule deer and elk populations since the last survey in 2009, to determine a population estimate, population ratio for sex and age classes, and to determine a density estimate for moose and deer within Wildlife...


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February 20, 2019

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This archaeology paper describes work at a stratified site in Jasper National Park, Alberta. Aeolian silts covering the terrace at this site (243R) contained evidence of five cultural components. Radiocarbon dates and recovered projectile points suggest that occupations occurred during the Early,...


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January 30, 2019

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Presents the results of an aerial survey of deer and elk in Wildlife Management Unit 108 in February 2018. Aerial surveys are the primary method used to assess the population size, distribution, population trends and herd composition of ungulates in Alberta. This information supports the...


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January 16, 2019

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This archaeology paper presents several technological resources available to practising archaeologists in culture resource management and academia. The paper discusses how remote sensing methods can enhance documentation of archaeological sites and their interpretation.


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January 16, 2019

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This archaeology paper discusses an artifact type used in pre-contact and historic decoration. Elk ivory pendants adorned clothing and had significant symbolic value for cultural groups in Alberta.


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June 1, 2018

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Presents the results of an aerial survey of elk in Wildlife Management Units 506, 509 and 510 in January 2018. Aerial surveys are the primary method used to assess the population size, distribution, population trends and herd composition of ungulates in Alberta. This information supports the...


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Last Modified

June 1, 2018

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Presents the results of an aerial survey of elk in Wildlife Management Unit 523 in March 2018. Aerial surveys are the primary method used to assess the population size, distribution, population trends and herd composition of ungulates in Alberta. This information supports the effective management...