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Last Modified

February 1, 2015

Description

The manual contains a list of mandatory requirements for conducting a census, as well as a number of guidelines and recommendations. The first sections of the manual describe the authority for conducting a municipal census, the role of the municipal council, and how to apply the Freedom of...


Last Modified

January 1, 2013

Description

The Municipal Census Manual provides a step-by-step guide for census taking at the municipal level. It assists census coordinators and enumerators in complying with the Determination of Population Regulation and all other procedures and policies related to the census. The manual contains a list...


Last Modified

March 1, 2016

Description

The objective of the project was to gather sufficient data within each of the eight water bodies to make it possible to determine if each water body has appropriate habitat (depth and water quality) to support stocked fish throughout the year. The recorded information will also determine which...


Last Modified

May 1, 2014

Description

Pigeon Lake is highly valued for both its aquatic and recreational resources. Recent severe cyanobacterial blooms have led to an increased concern about the lake’s water quality. In order to improve water quality there is first a need to better understand the ecology and chemistry of the lake and...


Last Modified

December 19, 2014

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Pigeon and Wabamun Lakes are among the most heavily used recreational lakes in Alberta. Recently, apparent increases in algal blooms and fish kills have threatened the ecological integrity of these systems and may negatively affect their value to users. Limnological studies for the lakes are...


Last Modified

October 1, 2008

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The western silvery minnow, is a small fish species native to large plains streams in northwestern North America, is listed as Threatened in Alberta. The goal of this recovery plan is to protect and maintain a self-sustaining population of western silvery minnow within its current range in the...


Last Modified

October 1, 2012

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The lake sturgeon, a large freshwater fish that inhabits large rivers and lakes in Canada from the St. Lawrence estuary in Quebec, west to central Alberta and north to Hudson Bay, is listed as Endangered in Alberta. The goal of this recovery plan is to enhance and protect self-sustaining...


Last Modified

December 1, 2007

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The swift fox, a small fox identified by its long black-tipped tails and black facial spots and which used to range widely across the Canadian prairies, is now listed as Endangered in Canada and in Alberta. The goals of this recovery plan include the enhancement and maintenance of habitat for...


Last Modified

October 1, 2012

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The small-flowered sand-verbena, an annual ephemeral species of flower found primarily in sand dune or sand hill habitats in the Mixed Grass Prairie Region of Alberta, is listed as Threatened in Alberta. The goal of this recovery plan is to maintain the existing habitat and distribution of...


Last Modified

October 10, 2017

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The mandates and roles document outlines the duties, responsibilities and planning and reporting requirements of the Alberta Historical Resources Foundation. The Foundation is a public trust agency responsible for providing grants and technical assistance to heritage projects, making decisions on...