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Grassland Conservation and Restoration on a Multiple Use Landscape for Foothills Fescue Native Grasslands

Postponed until summer 2021

Maycroft Community Hall, west of Highway 22 at the crossing of the Oldman River

Grassland Landscape Hills

Foothills Fescue native grasslands SW Alberta are declining and becoming increasingly fragmented with new industrial development and recreation pressures in the region. Competent pre-disturbance site assessment and follow through are critical to assessing restoration risk, minimizing disturbance and preparing effective and cost-efficient construction and reclamation plans for all development in native grasslands. Designed for industry professionals and practitioners, this two-day classroom and field-based tour addresses; Reclamation Issues and Beneficial Practices in the Region, Conservation Assessment in Native Grassland. Ecological Site Restoration Risk Assessment, Recovery Strategies and a tour of industrial sites to illustrate different construction and reclamation practice.

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Grassland Conservation and Restoration on a Multiple Use Landscape for Foothills Fescue Native Grasslands