Species at Risk Program Updates

Anna Aldridge Species at Risk

Please check this page periodically for SAR program updates.  Blogs Species At Risk     MULTISAR Program News Releases Species at Risk Component Added to Alberta EFP Videos Click the images below to watch our new videos. Species at Risk Initiative (Download a brochure on our SAR Initiative) Install a Hawk Pole Riparian Restoration Planting (Read our article to learn how you …

Guest Blog: Katheryn Taylor, MULTISAR Coordinator

Anna Aldridge Blog, Information, Species at Risk

Written by Katheryn Taylor, MULTISAR Coordinator MULTISAR is a voluntary stewardship program that is focused on achieving multi-species conservation at a landscape level by collaborating with ranchers to find management solutions that mutually benefit the native grassland ecosystem, designated species at risk, and the ranching operation itself. We recognize that many of the species and habitats found in Alberta’s grasslands …

Species At Risk

Anna Aldridge Blog, Information, Species at Risk

Written by Paul Watson, Alberta EFP Director Species At Risk I’m about to launch into a most unpopular topic: species at risk (SAR).  Why unpopular?  Most people don’t understand much about SAR.  What are they?  Who decides which species are at risk?  What laws protect them?  And for farmers, will conserving SAR and their habitat result in more regulation or …