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The Ann & Sandy Cross Conservation Area (ASCCA) is on a mission to help native species.  From “Rescue the Fescue” to letting wildlife roam, the ASCCA is looking at how we can protect Alberta’s natural beauty.

beaver reintroduction project

building fence with wildlife in mind

wildlife movement study

small protected areas management

grassland and grouse project

natural habitat management

area wildlife + plants

Arctic Skipper
Carterocephalus palaemon

Habitat: The Arctic Skipper can be found throughout Alberta from mid-May to June.  Prefers open areas of poplar and mixed forests.  Once found throughout North America, Europe and Asia the Arctic Skipper is now extinct in England due to habitat disturbance and pesticide use.

Description: The Arctic Skipper is the most recognizable of Albertan Skippers.   It is...

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