Foothills Restoration Forum: Range Health Assessment Training
14-Sep-2017 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Designed for students, agrologists, ecologists, land owners, regulators, planners, reclamation practitioners and anyone interested in learning more about native grassland ecosystems.

Native Grasslands are healthy when production, soil stability, capture and release of water, nutrient cycling and functional diversity of native plants are performing well. Measuring the status of these key functions is the foundation of monitoring rangeland health.

This course offers field-based training on common plant identification, use of soils and landscape mapping (AGRASID and GVI) in relation to Alberta’s Range Plant Community Guides and Range Health Assessment Manuals. Designed to classify and assess grassland plant communities, these tools are critical for pre‐site assessments, reclamation design and restoration of native grassland.

Registration: Registration for the day is $225.00 per person.
Online Registration is available at http://www.foothillsrestorationforum.ca/2017-range-health-training/ ;or you are welcome to contact Donna Watt directly at: corpirate@shaw.ca or (403) 563‐8925 for student rates, registration, and additional information.
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