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January 24, 2022

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This annual publication provides a synopsis of provincial recovery implementation actions related to the whitebark pine and limber pine recovery plans. It supports accountability and transparency ...


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November 1, 2015

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Whitebark pine and limber pine trees can live over 1,000 years. They establish and grow at high elevations under harsh conditions that many other trees cannot tolerate including windy, dry ...


Views: 453
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September 1, 2014

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Limber pine, a slow-growing, long-lived species of pine which grows in the Montane and lower Supalpine natural subregions of western Alberta, is listed as Endangered in Alberta. The goal of this ...


Views: 1101
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January 1, 2014

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Alberta whitebark pine, a slow-growing, long-lived species which grows in the high mountain forests of western Alberta at treeline and in upper subalpine forests, is listed as Endangered in ...


Views: 2523
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November 1, 2012

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Mountain pine beetles (MPBs) are attacking the province's pine trees. Left unmanaged, MPB could devastate Alberta's pine forests and spread eastward across Canada's boreal region.


Views: 186
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September 1, 2012

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This resource was designed to bring the biology and issues surrounding the mountain pine beetle into the spotlight for junior high science students in Alberta and British Columbia.


Views: 239
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January 1, 2012

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Presents quick facts on whitebark and limber pine: their status, description, habitats, and their interactions with other species.


Views: 855
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January 1, 2010

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Cold winter temperatures can reduce mountain pine beetle populations. This fact sheet looks at how cold temperatures affect the beetles and the difficulty in accurately determining over-winter ...


Views: 833
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July 1, 2008

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This wildlife status report looks at the limber pine, one of five pine species native to Alberta. Widely distributed throughout the western United States, in Canada it is confined to the Montane ...


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November 1, 2007

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This wildlife status report looks at the whitebark pine, a hardy species that is an important part of high elevation forests in the mountainous regions of western North America where it is found. ...