Rangeland management

Rangelands are facing increased pressures from a variety of sources. Proper management of these unique landscapes and the sensitive and sometimes rare ecosystems they're home to will ensure that rangelands continue to support recreationists, ranchers and First Nations' interests.

Grazing management

When developing a grazing management plan it’s important to consider grazing frequency and usage of every pasture in your grazing rotation.

Planning for grazing and hay-cutting on Crown rangeland

Range agreement holders manage their Crown range through a range use plan.

Planning principles for rangeland

Drought management: 

There are many strategies to assist you in managing your pasture through drought:

Riparian (wetlands and rivers) management: 

Maintaining good soil and water conservation practices across the landscape preserves the integrity of the natural riparian zone: