It’s a mixed bag out there in southern Alberta for upland bird populations. The drought and June heat dome had a certain negative effect on habitat conditions and local hail storms had a negative effect on production.
Archive for month: October, 2021
Here you will find Little ditties, stories and pictures of members and friends – out and about afield with Pheasants Forever Calgary.
In the past few years there has been an increase in certified trappers in Alberta. With more people trapping there is a higher risk that you and your hunting dog may encounter traps or snares in the field.
Beginning in 2020 the Alberta Conservation Association (ACA) altered its survey methods by reaching out to the hunting dog community and asking for their assistance with gathering data through the Upland Gamebird Survey advertised in our last issue of this newsletter.