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