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June 10, 2021

Description

Provides a listing of waterbodies across the province where trout or arctic grayling are stocked to provide sportfishing opportunities. The report details the number, species and strain of the fish being stocked. This report is updated regularly during the fish stocking season.


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December 1, 2020

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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: 536
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September 1, 2020

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Goldfish are a harmful aquatic invasive species and can be found across Alberta – this distribution map depicts the locations found within the province. Goldfish invade aquatic ecosystems and pose severe threats to aquatic habitats and native fish populations.


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June 23, 2020

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General guidelines for private pond stocking in Alberta, including pond selection, fingerling selection, and problems that may arise in stocked ponds.


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November 4, 2019

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This manual is meant to aid in the field collection of fisheries habitat information for use in the "detailed assessment" phase of a Fisheries Habitat Enhancement and Sustainability (FISHES) Program project. The Fisheries Habitat Enhancement and Sustainability Program (FISHES) was established...


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November 4, 2019

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Describes the aerial videography recording, assessment and scoring methodology used to assess damage to fish habitat resulting from the 2013 and 2014 Alberta floods under the Fisheries Habitat Enhancement and Sustainability (FISHES) Program. This information should be used in conjunction with the...


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November 4, 2019

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The Fisheries Habitat Enhancement and Sustainability Program (FISHES) was established with the goal of re-establishing a healthy aquatic environment in select flood-disturbed locations following the 2013 and 2014 flooding in Southern Alberta. The Evaluation, Scoring, and Ranking Model (ESRM) was...


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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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July 24, 2018

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Guide about the invasive species and diseases in Alberta.


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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...