ECO-BUFFERS - A SUCCESS STORY IN CANADIAN FORESTRY
AWES' work with Eco-Buffers was featured in the CIF's recently released "Success Stories" publication, which can be accessed here.
MANUAL FOR RIPARIAN BUFFER ESTABLISHMENT IN ALBERTA
Following 3 years of research, AWES has released a comprehensive Manual for Riparian Forest Buffer Establishment in Alberta. The Manual is intended to guide farmers, acreage owners, and other land managers through the steps of establishing a riparian forest buffer. The Manual comes with a supplement checklist worksheet, both of which can be accessed here.
UPDATED WOODLOT MANAGEMENT GUIDE FOR ALBERTA
The Government of Alberta has recently released an updated woodlot management guide, which can be accessed here.
A new factsheet on "Eco-buffers", found under the factsheets tab > Management OR by clicking here.
A new factsheet on "Forest Grazing", found under the factsheets tab > Management OR by clicking here.
A new factsheet on "Attributes that Attract Wildlife", found under the factsheets tab > Environmental Values OR by clicking here.
AWES promotes responsible agroforestry and woodlot management by providing support and extension services to landowners, land stewards and others who influence land-use practices.