ALUS - Alternative Land Use Services
Alternative Land Use Services
For information on the ALUS program please contact coordinator Chris Elder at
780-853-7844 cell or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org
MISSION: ALUS Canada's mission is to enable Canadians to provide direct support to a national network of farmers and ranchers delivering ecosystem services in their communities, including clean are, clean water, carbon sequestration, erosion control, flood mitigation, pollinator support and wildlife habitat.
VISION: Community-developed and farmer-delivered, ALUS sustains agriculture, wildlife and natural spaces for all Canadians, one acre at a time.
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ALUS PRODUCER STORIES
WHAT WE'VE BEEN UP TO:
Lakeland College students help to restore bat habitat on ALUS project…read more:
We also completed AWES Eco-Buffer planting workshop, Wetland Adventure Days, ALUS Western Hub Conference, Vermilion Fair, Willow staking with Lakeland College students, Portable watering system, wildlife friendly fencing, and winter watering system projects.
In 2014 we received the Ministers Award of Excellence in Innovation for our work with the ALUS program from Alberta Municipal Affairs. The award was presented to us at both the annual Alberta Urban Municipalities (AUMA) Conference and the Alberta Association of Municipal Districts & Counties (AAMDC) Conference. Thank you to all our ALUS supporters, participants and staff for a great job! The program wouldn't be the same without our partner agencies: Delta Waterfowl, ACA, ESRD, and Cows & Fish.