Thank you to everyone who made this workshop possible – our speakers, attendees, our field tour stops, our sponsors, and the Lesser Slave Watershed Council! View the program agenda, speaker bios, and presentation abstracts here.
Available 2014 Presentations:
|Session 1: Slave Lake - Alberta's Biggest Recreational Lake|
|Stephanie Neufeld and Bradley Peter - ALMS||Welcome and Introduction|
|Myles Brown - ESRD||Lesser Slave Ecology - Fish and Water|
|Meghan Payne - LSWC||The LSWC and Watershed Planning|
|Session 2: Tools for Better Lake Management|
|Nathan Ballard - ESRD||Paleolimnology of Lesser Slave - A Changing Lake|
|Dave Trew - NSWA||BATHTUB Modeling and Applications to Lake Management Planning|
|Ron Zurawell - AEMERA||AEMERA: The Future of Lake Monitoring in Alberta?|
|Session 3: Information Supporting Lake Management|
|Tom Habib - ABMI||Ecosystem Services Assessment Project|
|Ryan van der Marel - Living Lakes Canada||Sensitive Habitat Inventory Mapping (SHIM)|
|Dörte Köster - Hutchinson Environmental||Pigeon and Wabamun Paleolimnology: Historical Context for Lake Management|
|Session 4: Lake Management Policy|
|Thorsten Hebben - ESRD||Application of the New Wetland Policy - How Will it Help Alberta's Lakes?|
|Dave Mussell - ESRD||Alberta's Lake Management Framework|
|Session 6: Facilitating a Stewardship Ethic|
|Jenna Curtis - LSN||Watershed Community Engagement: How to Create and Operate a Successful Stewardship Organization*|
|Monika Benoit - PCBF||Watersherd Stewardship in the Farming Community|
|Sharina Kennedy - ESRD||From Awareness to Action: Building Environmental Literacy from the Ground Up|
*Stewardship Toolbox available soon – check out the Land Stewardship Network for updates!
Thank you to our Sponsors!
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