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Tags: lakes

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April 1, 2020

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This brochure provides information on blue-green algal blooms, how they affect the water quality of a lake, and what lake users should do to protect the health of themselves, their families, and their pets if a bloom is present in their lake.


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April 1, 2020

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This one-page infographic provides a handy overview of a lakeshore property in Alberta, indicating what part of a property is private land, what part is public land, and the provincial and federal legislation that applies to each of these areas.


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April 1, 2020

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This brochure explains how agricultural activities around a lake can affect the water quality of the lake, and what agricultural producers can do to keep sediments and nutrients resulting from agricultural activity out of Alberta's lakes.


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April 1, 2020

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This brochure explains how to enjoy recreational activities on Alberta's lakes while minimizing the impacts of these activities, to ensure that our lakes remain healthy and safe for everyone to enjoy.


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April 1, 2020

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This one-page infographic provides a handy listing of the various organizations working together to support healthy lakes in Alberta and the role each plays.


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April 1, 2020

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This brochure highlights actions individuals can take in the watershed, on the shore and in the water to help maintain or improve the health of Alberta lakes.


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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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July 12, 2019

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The Safe Beach Protocol was prepared to provide Albertans with a clear understanding of the management of recreational waters in the province. It provides information on the role of owners and operators in overseeing these sites, monitoring water quality and responding to health risks, with the...