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SMA 1 (WMU 302, 303, and 400) and SMA 2 (WMU 303, 306, 308 and 402) aerial bighorn sheep survey (2018)

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Presents the results of an aerial survey of bighorn sheep in Sheep Management Areas 1 and 2 in February 2018. Aerial surveys are the primary method used to assess the population size, distribution, population trends and herd composition of ungulates in Alberta. This information supports the effective management and conservation of ungulates, and is used to set hunting licence allocations, identify areas with agricultural depredation problems, and determine priority areas for recovery actions.

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aerial surveys bighorn sheep mammals ungulates wildlife habitat wildlife management wildlife surveys

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Type
Report
Extent

3 pages

Frequency

Once

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Publisher

Environment and Parks

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Topic
Environment

Resource Dates

Date Created

2018-06-01

Date Added

2018-09-05T21:39:23.392420

Date Modified

2018-06-01

Date Issued

2018-06-01

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