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Alberta Agriculture and Forestry (AAF)
Alberta Agriculture and Forestry works to promote prosperity for Alberta through a strong, competitive, sustainable agriculture and food industry.

Alberta Environment and Parks (AEP)
Alberta Environment and Parks is a partner in protecting and enhancing Alberta’s natural environment, to ensure the continued enjoyment of a clean and healthy environment by all. The department has staff in more than 120 communities throughout Alberta.

Ducks Unlimited Canada (DUC)
DUC is Canada’s leading wetland conservation organization. Everything DUC does helps to conserve wetlands and their associated habitat for waterfowl, other wildlife and people.

Environment and Climate Change Canada (ECCC)
EC works to to preserve and enhance the quality of the natural environment; conserve Canada’s renewable resources; conserve and protect Canada’s water resources; forecast weather and environmental change; enforce rules relating to boundary waters; and coordinate environmental policies and programs for the federal government.

Prairie Habitat Joint Venture (PHJV)
The Prairie Habitat Joint Venture (PHJV) partnership was established in the late 1980s to deliver the North American Waterfowl Management Plan (NAWMP) on the Canadian prairies.

The Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC)
NCC is a private, non-profit organization working for the direct protection of Canada’s biodiversity through the purchase, donation or placing of conservation easements on ecologically signfiicant lands.

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS)
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s mission is to work with others to conserve, protect and enhance fish, wildlife and plants and their habitats for the continuing benefit of the American people.

Related Resources

Alberta Wetland Policy
The goal of the Alberta Wetland Policy is to conserve, restore, protect and manage Alberta’s wetlands to sustain the benefits they provide to the environment, society and economy.

Land-use Framework
The Land-use Framework is a comprehensive approach to planning to better manage public and private lands and natural resources to achieve Alberta’s long-term economic, environmental and social goals. The framework provides a blueprint for land-use management and decision-making that addresses the growth that has occurred in Alberta over the past several years.

North American Wetlands Conservation Act (NAWCA)
The North American Wetlands Conservation Act of 1989 provides matching grants to organizations and individuals who have developed partnerships to carry out wetlands conservation projects in the US, Canada and Mexico for the benefit of wetlands-associated migratory birds and other wildlife.

North American Waterfowl Management Plan (NAWMP)
The North American Waterfowl Management Plan is an international action plan to conserve migratory birds throughout the continent.

Water for Life
Water for Life: Alberta’s Strategy for Sustainability has been the vehicle for managing Alberta’s water resources since 2003.

Wetlands Alberta
A website dedicated to providing timely and relevant information to help conserve and protect Alberta’s vital wetland resources.