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March 1, 2021

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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 ...


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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 ...


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January 1, 2017

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This is a curriculum-connected, full day field study with multidisciplinary preparatory and post-visit activity support. The intent is to offer a natural world experience for students that ...


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December 1, 2016

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Fireblight, a highly destructive disease of several members of the rose family, is caused by the bacterium Erwinia amylovora. This bacterial organism is native to North America and is present ...


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December 1, 2016

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Collecting and maintaining accurate data from field trials is paramount in tree improvement programs. The collected data are the basis for generating information used to direct applied tree ...


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July 22, 2015

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As a part of an integrated provincial growth and yield initiative (PGYI), this document describes the minimum standards for accepting existing permanent sample plots (PSPs) and measuring new PSPs ...


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January 1, 2015

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Information to assist beginners who are considering pruning trees and shrubs on their properties. Topics covered include when to prune different types of trees and shrubs, pruning tools, ...


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January 1, 2014

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The shelterbelts (trees and shrubs) planted around the livestock farm provide lots of benefits, including financial benefits. This publication series, Shelterbelts for Livestock Farms in Alberta, ...


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January 1, 2014

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Managing common insects, weeds, plant diseases and certain animal pests found in the backyard can be a challenge. However, there are a number of ways to approach the problem. Information in this ...


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January 1, 2014

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This workbook has been developed to assist livestock farmers with planning shelterbelts that can be used to manage odour and other air emissions from the farm.


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January 1, 2014

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Managing common insects, weeds, plant diseases and certain animal pests found in the backyard can be a challenge. However, there are a number of ways to approach the problem. Information in this ...


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January 1, 2014

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The shelterbelts (trees and shrubs) planted around the livestock farm provide lots of benefits, including financial benefits. This publication series, Shelterbelts for Livestock Farms in Alberta, ...


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December 1, 2013

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This paper describes an attempt to develop correlation prediction equations using data from Alberta species grown in the Alberta environment. It changes the form of the equation used by Lambeth by ...


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May 28, 2013

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As a part of an integrated provincial forest growth and yield program, this document describes the minimum standards for accepting existing permanent sample plots (PSPs) and measuring new PSPs in ...


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February 1, 2013

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The Tree Species Adaptation Risk Management project is funded by the Climate Change and Emission Management Corporation to address some of the climate change adaptation challenges outlined above. ...


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January 1, 2013

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The celebration of Arbour Day is an opportunity for Grade One students to learn about trees and the natural world, while taking positive action to make their world a better place. This guide ...


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August 3, 2012

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This fact sheet provides information about the impact of different tree species on the spread of wildfire, and how forest harvesting can impact the spread of wildfires.


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May 1, 2012

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The results of the surveys reported here provide a summary of the biotic and abiotic agents affecting cones, seedlings and trees, gives a distributional summary of damage agents according to ...


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November 1, 2011

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This paper describes the pattern of genetic variation for growth potential among white spruce provenances in Alberta. It uses total height and diameter at breast height at 27-years from seed to ...


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January 1, 2011

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There are several references on plant identification available to Albertans. However, these publications are generally not suited for field use. This guide has been prepared to assist vegetation ...

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