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Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resources Team Impacts 2017

The mission of the Alabama Extension Forestry, Wildlife, and Natural Resources Team is to provide the latest science-based information available to make decisions regarding the management of Natural Resources.

Forest produc…

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Aquatic Resources Team: Project Activities & Impacts 2017

…luation Techniques: A case study of the Fairhope project will be completed in 2018, as the project is ongoing.
Aquatic Natural Resources
Recreational Fish Pond Management
Project Leader: Russell Wright
Extension Collaborators: P. J. Wat…

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Aquatic Resources Programs and People

The Aquatic Resources Program provides science-based Extension programming in the areas of aquaculture, private pond and lake management, coastal resources, commercial and recreational fisheries, aquatic resource conservation, and aquatic r…

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Live Christmas Trees: Recycle and Reuse

…istmas trees generally don’t last long.”
Helping Wildlife
Andy Baril, an Alabama Extension forestry, wildlife and natural resources regional agent, said old Christmas trees are great for creating bird sanctuaries.

“Stand the tree…

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Agricultural Best Management Practices for Water Quality

…education and awareness. For more information on agricultural BMPs for controlling nonpoint source pollution, visit the Natural Resources Conservation Services website at

Best Management Practices
Nutrient management …

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Watering Tips

…l override the system when it rains or when the soil reaches a preset moisture level. Your county Extension office, the Natural Resources Conservation Service ( or a certified irrigation professional can provide technical …

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Alabama Watershed Stewards Program

…ty problems.

The goals of the AWS program are to increase awareness, protection, and restoration of land, water, and natural resources, by providing education and tools for individuals.  The course will increase awareness and knowledge …

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Spotted Seatrout in Alabama

…per thousand.
Fishing Success
Since 1997, the Marine Resources Division of the Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources has conducted a survey of fishermen who were fishing from boats on Alabama’s inshore waters. In rece…

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Evaluation of Pond Balance in Recreational Fish Ponds

…ars if fishing quality is unsatisfactory. District fisheries biologists with the Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, Division of Wildlife and Freshwater Fisheries may be able to assist you in checking pond balance. The…

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Pond Construction and Watershed Management in Recreational Fish Ponds

…tershed may make good management impossible. For assistance in pond construction or renovation, contact your local USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) Office. The NRCS can provide assistance in design, layout, and monitoring …

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Water Access Issues in Alabama

… Coastal Impact Assistance Programs or other federal funding mechanisms.
• Enable the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources to increase boating registration fees and/or annually using the consumer price index (CPI) to make adj…

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Timetable for Pond Owner Services

The Division of Wildlife and Freshwater Fisheries (DWFF) of the Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources provides a variety of services for the private pond owner. These services include, pond balance checks, fish kill inves…

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Shrimp in Alabama

…hese life cycles serves as a basis for shrimp management plans undertaken by the Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR), Marine Resources Division.
The Alabama DCNR manages shrimp primarily by protectin…

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Grilling Alabama Seafood

… and John Weichman for their review of this material; and to National Fisheries Institute and the Florida Department of Natural Resources, Bureau of Seafood Marketing, for information used.
This work is partly a result of research sponsore…

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