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September 30, 2021

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The Alberta Forest Economy handbook is a broad compilation of publicly-available economic and socioeconomic statistics that explore the well-being of Alberta's forests and the economic ...


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September 1, 2021

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The Bugs & Diseases newsletter informs forestry-related personnel about current forest health issues.


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March 1, 2021

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The Government of Alberta, through the Department of Agriculture and Forestry (AF), regulates forest management on the Crown Land of Alberta. Reforestation in Alberta is the responsibility, by ...


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January 1, 2021

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Since 2017, the use of fireworks within the Forest Protection Area (FPA) has been prohibited without written permission from a Forest Officer. Written permission is required year-round. Those ...


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January 1, 2021

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Since 2017, the use of exploding targets within the Forest Protection Area (FPA) has been prohibited without written permission from a Forest Officer. Written permission is required year-round. ...


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October 1, 2020

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“Alberta Vegetation Inventory Interpretation Standards” describes the specifications associated with Alberta Vegetation Inventory (AVI), which is the inventory accepted by Alberta Sustainable ...


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October 1, 2019

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Alberta Wildfire safety brochure about campfires. Includes information about site selection, campfire preparation and how to properly extinguish a campfire.


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October 1, 2019

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Alberta Wildfire safety brochure about off-highway vehicles and wildfires. Includes information about checking hot spots on OHVs to help prevent potential wildfires.


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October 1, 2019

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Alberta Wildfire safety brochure about the practice of burning debris in burn barrels. Includes information about safe burning practices, as well as allowable and restricted burning materials.


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October 1, 2019

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Alberta Wildfire safety brochure about fire permits and how to obtain one when planning a burn. Includes information about safe burning practices, as well as allowable and restricted burning ...


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June 1, 2019

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Smoke from wildfires is common in Alberta in the spring, summer and autumn months. If you work outdoors in these months, read this bulletin to learn about exposure risks and hazard control.


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May 1, 2019

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Brush piles and windrows are commonly used to burn woody debris from land clearing for agricultural and development purposes. Alberta Wildfire can advise you on how to construct your burn site so ...


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October 1, 2018

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Summarizes the status and gaps of Alberta's native trees with respect to forest genetic resources in their natural habitats around the province. A summary of the characteristics of each of ...


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May 1, 2017

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The term "rangeland health" is used to mean the ability of rangeland to perform certain key functions. The term health conveys the meaning that all parts that make up the whole, are present and ...


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December 21, 2016

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The standards in this publication are released under the Timber Management Regulation and represent rules to facilitate the collection, development, processing, documentation, tracking, custody ...


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March 1, 2016

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Rangelands are complex and diverse, but with practical field training, it is possible to consistently evaluate the condition or health of a range site. This workbook describes a visual methodology ...


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July 22, 2015

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As a part of an integrated provincial growth and yield initiative (PGYI), this document describes the minimum standards for accepting existing permanent sample plots (PSPs) and measuring new PSPs ...


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April 1, 2015

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Includes a number of activities for families and schools to raise awareness of Alberta's forests.


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December 1, 2013

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This paper describes an attempt to develop correlation prediction equations using data from Alberta species grown in the Alberta environment. It changes the form of the equation used by Lambeth by ...


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September 1, 2013

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Presents a background article on the management of Alberta forests. This resource is relevant to Junior and Senior High School studies.