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April 6, 2021

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The Peace River Parkland Natural Subregion accounts for only 0.5 percent of the province and is characterized by gently rolling cultivated plains and steep south-facing grassy and forested slopes ...


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September 1, 2020

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The Montane subregion is comprised of a diverse landscape mosaic of different vegetative communities including grasslands, riparian areas, shrublands, deciduous, mixed wood and conifer forests. ...


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January 1, 2020

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The Peace River Parkland Natural Subregion accounts for only 0.5 percent of the province and is characterised by gently rolling cultivated plains and steep south-facing grassy and forested slopes ...


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December 1, 2019

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Government requires grazing disposition holders to employ appropriate range management principles and practices to ensure a healthy, functional rangeland ecosystem is maintained on public lands ...


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November 1, 2019

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Tenure for stewardship rewards grazing disposition holders who have demonstrated exemplary stewardship by going above and beyond the government's operating standards, and provides incentive for ...


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July 1, 2019

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Reviews of scientific research, evidence, and consensus on the effects of livestock on waterways. Reviews all pertinent and available scientific literature on the topic and provides a summary of ...


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July 1, 2019

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This summary document describes the effects of livestock on waterways on public lands. It outlines potential impacts of livestock use, discusses what research has found, and illustrates management ...


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July 1, 2019

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This publication provides information on the legislative and regulatory requirements of holding a public land grazing disposition in a convenient and accessible format.


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January 1, 2019

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The northern fescue natural subregion is a diverse subregion in east-central Alberta. The ecological diversity of this subregion creates a landscape that consists of a mosaic of different ...


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July 31, 2018

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This fact sheet summarizes information about the background of Heritage Rangeland natural areas, the purpose of the heritage rangelands class and natural areas class, and the permitted uses and ...


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July 1, 2017

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Alberta Environment and Parks maintains a network of Reference Area Exclosures that are used by the Department as decision support tools for allocating forage on grazing dispositions based on ...


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July 1, 2017

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Alberta Environment and Parks maintains a network of Reference Area Exclosures that are used by the Department as decision support tools for allocating forage on grazing dispositions based on ...


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July 1, 2017

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Alberta Environment and Parks maintains a network of Reference Area Exclosures that are used by the Department as decision support tools for allocating forage on grazing dispositions based on ...


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July 1, 2017

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Alberta Environment and Parks maintains a network of Reference Area Exclosures that are used by the Department as decision support tools for allocating forage on grazing dispositions based on ...


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July 1, 2017

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Alberta Environment and Parks maintains a network of Reference Area Exclosures that are used by the Department as decision support tools for allocating forage on grazing dispositions based on ...


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July 1, 2017

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Alberta Environment and Parks maintains a network of Reference Area Exclosures that are used by the Department as decision support tools for allocating forage on grazing dispositions based on ...


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March 1, 2017

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The concept of the animal unit month (AUM) is useful to help range and pasture managers calculate suitable stocking rates for pastures under a wide variety of conditions. This fact sheet defines ...


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June 1, 2016

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The Dry and Central Mixedwood subregions cover nearly 40 per cent of the province. The vegetative communities in these subregions are important because they provide summer range for livestock, ...


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June 15, 2015

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Heritage rangelands and heritage rangeland natural areas are an important component of Alberta's protected area network. This directive provides direction on the management of heritage rangelands ...


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November 14, 2013

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Physical control refers to mechanical or hand controls where the pest is actually attacked and destroyed. Physical controls are used mostly in weed control. Tillage, fire, removal by hand, grazing ...