Did you know…

… the Environmental Monitoring and Science Division (formerly AEMERA), in partnership with the Alberta Biodiversity Monitoring Institute (ABMI) and the Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada (COSEWIC), has compiled lists of the species at risk in the first region of Alberta’s seven Land Use Planning regions? The following lists for 2014 in the oil sands areas (which include the Lower Athabasca and parts of the Lower Peace regions) are available:

  • Insects at Risk in the Oil Sands
  • Lichens at Risk in the Oil Sands
  • Mosses at Risk in the Oil Sands
  • Vascular Plants at Risk in the Oil Sands
  • Vertebrates at Risk in the Oil Sands (2013)

Check it out!

Watch for the South Saskatchewan region species at risk lists as part of our AEMERIS Biodiversity Release at the end of March, 2015