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February 1, 2016

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The ferruginous hawk is a large raptor within the Grassland Natural Region of Alberta; inhabiting areas dominated by native prairie. It is currently listed as an Endangered species under Albert’s Wildlife Act. The provincial ferruginous hawk population has been estimated every five years since...


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December 1, 2015

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The ferruginous hawk is a large raptor within the Grassland Natural Region of Alberta; inhabiting areas dominated by native prairie. The provincial ferruginous hawk population has been estimated every five years since 1982, except between the years 1993 and 1999. The population estimate is based...


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February 1, 2014

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Includes background information on the ferruginous hawk, including its risk category and where it can be found in Alberta. Lists the recovery plan in effect and the recovery goal for the ferruginous hawk, strategies being used to reach the recovery goal, a short summary of progress on recent and...


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March 1, 2011

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The ferruginous hawk, an endangered species in Alberta, breeds exclusively in the grasslands of North America. Availability of nesting sites has been identified as a key limiting factor of this species. Artificial nests poles (ANPs) were identified as a possible recovery action by the Alberta...


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March 30, 2009

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Presents the relationship between raptors and humans, and about efforts to conserve and manage raptor populations in Alberta.


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March 9, 2009

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Presents the relationship between raptors and humans, and about efforts to conserve and manage raptor populations in Alberta.


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February 1, 2009

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The ferruginous hawk, a migratory bird of prey which occurs exclusively in North America, is listed as Endangered in Alberta. The goal of this recovery plan is to achieve a viable, self-sustaining ferruginous hawk population distributed across suitable habitat in Alberta's Grassland Natural...


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January 1, 2006

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This wildlife status report looks at the ferruginous hawk, which is one of three soaring hawks that breed in Alberta's grasslands. It is considered a threatened species in Alberta. This report is part of the Alberta Wildlife Status Report series, which provides comprehensive summaries of selected...


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September 1, 2005

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Species such as the ferruginous hawk, which exhibit declining populations, clumped distribution or are spread out over a large geographical area, are especially difficult to determine accurate population estimates for. The ferruginous hawk is a "Threatened" species in Alberta. Inventories for the...


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March 1, 2003

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The ferruginous hawk is designated a Threatened species under Alberta's Wildlife Act. Recent declines in the ferruginous hawk population in Alberta prompted an evaluation of the current technique for surveying ferruginous hawks. Recent population estimates have had relatively low precision with...