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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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April 1, 2019

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


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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 Alberta's native tree species is included, including relevant genetic information. This second edition...


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November 6, 2017

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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 law, of those who harvest trees on Crown Land. Companies that harvest trees are required to report the...


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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 working together. Recently, within the range scientific community, there has been a move to define...


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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 and eventual use of forest reproductive materials. The forest genetic resources of Alberta are crucial...


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October 1, 2016

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Tips to reduce the risk of campfires causing a wildfire.


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October 1, 2016

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Provides information on safe burning practices of brush piles & windrows


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October 1, 2016

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Tips to reduce the risk of Off-Highway vehicles (OVHs) causing a wildfire.


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October 1, 2016

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Fire permits ensure safe burning practices and allow staff to know where burning is approved so firefighters and aircraft are free to fight wildfires,