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Streambank Stewardship - Your Guide to Caring for Riparian Areas in Saskatchewan

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LINK: http://www.swa.ca/publications/documents/StreamBankStewardship.pdf

Description

This Guide discusses the importance of riparian areas and provides information on the effects of agriculture and urban development. A four-step process helps landowners develop a riparian area management plan. Five management options for grazing in riparian areas are discussed. Case studies look at:

  • setting stock rates
  • controlling animal distribution
  • recreational grazing
  • excluding livestock
  • watering livestock

Additional Information:

Regions: Saskatchewan, Canada

Submitted by: WetlandNetwork

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