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Small Protected Areas Management

2006

Management of small protected areas has many issues, so when former Executive Director Jacquie Gilson completed her Master’s Thesis in 2006, she set out to find solutions. Her thesis looks at key elements of management for small protected areas, including communication between stakeholders and ecosystem-based management.

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Anise Swallowtail
Papilio zelican

Habitat: The Anise Swallowtail can be found throughout Alberta and depending on the weather, out of the pupa stage as early as late April continuing on until mid-August. It is primarily a forest butterfly but can sometimes be found in the prairies and in alpine regions.

Description: This butterfly comes in two colour forms, the typical yellow colour and a black version.  The best way to...

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