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Ecosystem Services and Wetlands: A Workshop Synopsis

Ecosystem Services and Wetlands: A Workshop Synopsis

Sagewood Communications Solutions Ltd.  June 8, 2017

The workshop synopsis provides a concise overview of the workshop, including the introductory and contextual presentations, as well as the key points from the subsequent facilitated question discussions.

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Pigeon Lake Phosphorus Runoff Modelling

Pigeon Lake Phosphorus Runoff Modelling

Tom Habib  July 26, 2017

Final Report - Current Conditions, Development & Restoration Scenarios

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Wetlands and their benefits: review and synthesis of tools and models assessing wetland ecosystem services.

Wetlands and their benefits: review and synthesis of tools and models assessing wetland ecosystem services.

Native Plant Solutions and Ducks Unlimited Canada  July 15, 2017

A report prepared for the Alberta Biodiversity Monitoring Institute and the Alberta North American Waterfowl Management Plan Partnership.

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Impacts of Land-use management on ecosystem services and biodiversity: an agent-based modelling approach

Impacts of Land-use management on ecosystem services and biodiversity: an agent-based modelling approach

Habib, T., Heckbert, S., et. al.  June 22, 2017

An integrated ES modelling system to quantify several ecosystem services: forest timber production and carbon storage, water purification, pollination, and biodiversity.

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ES and Biodiversity Science Symposium Summary

ES and Biodiversity Science Symposium Summary

Selin, C.  November 30, 2015

A summary of the Ecosystem Services and Biodiversity Science Symposium, held September 16, 2015 in Edmonton, Alberta.

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Economic-ecological evaluation of temporary biodiversity offsets in Alberta's boreal forest

Economic-ecological evaluation of temporary biodiversity offsets in Alberta's boreal forest

Weber, M., Hauer, G., Farr, D.  July 1, 2015

Environmental Conservation: 1-10.

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Modelling interactive effects of invasive earthworms and wildfire on forest floor carbon storage in the boreal forest

Modelling interactive effects of invasive earthworms and wildfire on forest floor carbon storage in the boreal forest

Cameron, E.K., Shaw, C.H., Bayne, E.M., Kurtz, W.A., Kull, S.J.  June 5, 2015

Soil Biology & Biochemistry 88 (2015) 189-196.

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Opportunities to Move Forward with Conservation Offsets in Alberta

Opportunities to Move Forward with Conservation Offsets in Alberta

Seiferling, M.  May 27, 2015

A white paper examining barriers and opportunities to move forward with the use of conservation offsets in Alberta.

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Climate change and the provision of ecosystem services in Alberta

Climate change and the provision of ecosystem services in Alberta

Nixon, A., Iravani, M., Habib, T., White, S.R., Alberta Biodiversity Monitoring Institute  March 31, 2015

An initial assessment of impacts and adaptation strategies on Alberta’s rangelands.

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Economic and Ecological Outcomes of Flexible Biodiversity Offset Systems

Economic and Ecological Outcomes of Flexible Biodiversity Offset Systems

Habib T., D. Farr, R. Schneider and S. Boutin  June 11, 2013

Conservation Biology. Vol 27. 1313-1323

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A framework for adaptive monitoring of the cumulative effects of human footprint on biodiversity

A framework for adaptive monitoring of the cumulative effects of human footprint on biodiversity

Burton, A.C., D. Huggard, E. Bayne, J. Schieck, P. Sólymos, T. Muhly, D. Farr and S. Boutin  February 1, 2014

Environmental Monitoring and Assessment. DOI 10.1007/s10661-014-3643-7

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Timber and carbon geosimulation modelling platform

Timber and carbon geosimulation modelling platform

Kennedy, M., Vandenbroeck, A., and Wilson, J.  January 1, 2014

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HydroGeosim: A water purification geosimulation modelling platform

HydroGeosim: A water purification geosimulation modelling platform

Wilson, J., Heckbert, S., Aumann, C., Cutlac M., Donahue W., Kennedy, M., Liu, Y., Pan, D., and Yang, W.  November 1, 2013

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The Status of Biodiversity in the Athabasca Oil Sands Area: Preliminary Assessment

The Status of Biodiversity in the Athabasca Oil Sands Area: Preliminary Assessment

Alberta Biodiversity Monitoring Institute.  July 1, 2013

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Current and Future Biodiversity Intactness Assessment of the OSLI LEAP Project

Current and Future Biodiversity Intactness Assessment of the OSLI LEAP Project

Habib, T. and D. Farr.  July 1, 2013

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Scorecard Approaches in Natural Resource Management.

Scorecard Approaches in Natural Resource Management.

Greenaway, G. Miistakis Institute  February 4, 2014

This report reviews score carding approaches to inform the potential development of ecosystem service score cards.

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Three Perspectives on Modeling the Benefits from Nature

Three Perspectives on Modeling the Benefits from Nature

Greenaway, G., Chernoff, G. and Sanderson, K. Miistaskis Institute  June 4, 2013

This report guides efforts in making connections between climate change, biodiversity , local communities, natural capital, resilience and ecosystem services.

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Assessment of the Needs and Challenges in Integrating, Scoring and Web-Delivering ES Model Outputs

Assessment of the Needs and Challenges in Integrating, Scoring and Web-Delivering ES Model Outputs

Haddock, R. and Greenaway, G. Miistakis  December 3, 2013

This report informs the ESA modeling work regarding model outputs, score card development, and web-based interactivity.

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Ecosystem Services and Wetlands: A Workshop Synopsis

The workshop synopsis provides a concise overview of the workshop, including the introductory and contextual presentations, as well as the key points from the subsequent facilitated question discussions.

Pigeon Lake Phosphorus Runoff Modelling

Final Report - Current Conditions, Development & Restoration Scenarios

Wetlands and their benefits: review and synthesis of tools and models assessing wetland ecosystem services.

A report prepared for the Alberta Biodiversity Monitoring Institute and the Alberta North American Waterfowl Management Plan Partnership.