Agroforestry & Woodlot Extension Society

MEDIA RELEASE


OCT 14-15 WEEKEND COURSE IN RIPARIAN MANAGEMENT, LACOMBE COUNTY

AWES and Cows and Fish are putting on a Weekend Course in Riparian Management in Lacombe County on October 14-15. Landowners will leave with a vision and customized management plan for their riparian areas. More information and registration details 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.


RECENT PUBLICATIONS

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. ​








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The Agroforestry & Woodlot Extension Society's (AWES) mission is to increase the awareness of the economic, social and environmental values of agroforestry and woodlots in the agricultural landscape.


AWES promotes responsible agroforestry and woodlot management by providing support and extension services to landowners, land stewards and others who influence land-use practices.