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May 13, 2019

Description

Fish stocking reports for select waterbodies in the Province of Alberta. Waterbodies are organized by district and list the number of individuals stocked of particular fish species and strains.


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March 1, 2019

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This technical report was prepared to provide summary information about the fish consumption advice available for Alberta water bodies and to present new data collected from 2013 to 2016 (inclusive) along with attendant advice. The information in this report may be of interest to researchers,...


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December 12, 2018

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This science support document provides a summary of biological and policy rationale for the Critical Habitat of Aquatic Species at Risk Wildlife Sensitivity Layer. Additionally, the science support documents can be used by anyone to learn about a Wildlife Sensitivity Layer and its connection to...


Views: 384
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July 24, 2018

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Guide about the invasive species and diseases in Alberta.


Views: 790
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February 1, 2018

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Aquatic invasive species are non-native animals or plants that can cause economic or environmental harm in waterways where they are introduced. Prussian Carp, a type of wild goldfish, is a harmful aquatic invasive species and has recently been found in Alberta. The species invades aquatic...


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May 23, 2017

Description

This wildlife status report looks at the Arctic grayling, a cold-water species of fish found in boreal and foothills streams in the Athabasca, Peace and Hay river drainages. The Arctic grayling is currently considered a Species of Special Concern in Alberta. This report is part of the Alberta...


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March 1, 2017

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Provides a background to fishing and fish populations in Wabamum Lake, outlines fisheries management objectives for the lake, and identifies the current status of the northern pike, walleye, and lake whitefish populations.


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December 19, 2016

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Changes to the federal Fisheries Act in which came into force in November 2013 now prohibits works, undertakings or activities that result in serious harm to fish that are part of or could support a commercial, recreational or Aboriginal fishery, unless authorized by the Minister of Fisheries and...


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December 1, 2016

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Presents background information on the westslope cutthroat trout, including its risk category and where it can be found in Alberta. Lists the recovery plan in effect and the recovery goal for the westslope cutthroat trout, strategies being used to reach the recovery goal, a short summary of...


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April 4, 2016

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As part of the government's response to the June 2013 flooding in Southern Alberta, the Southern Alberta Fisheries Habitat Enhancement and Sustainability (FISHES) Program was established with the aim of mitigating the flood-related effects on fish and fish habitat in the short term and to...