Restoration / Revegetation Resources
Welcome to the NPSS Restoration/Revegetation Resource Page! The purpose of this page is to act as a clearing house for any information regarding restoration and revegetation with the hope that it will help beginners and professionals alike. The information in this field is growing and constantly changing, so check back often for updates.
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NPSS Restoration Resources
Assessment of the Native Plant Materials Industry in Western Canada and the Northern United States - Results from the Providers and Users of Native Plant Materials
NPSS/SWA Publication for School and Community Groups
Presentation from the 2010 NPSS Annual General Meeting in Saskatoon
Saskatchewan Guidelines For Use of Native Plants in Roadside Revegetation - Developed by the NPSS for the Saskatchewan Ministry of Highways and Infrastructure
Other Restoration Resources
Guide to Species to Use For Site Restoration in the Forest Ecoregions of Saskatchewan Produced by the Saskatchewan Ministry of Environment
Restoration Guide by John Morgan, Douglas Collicutt and Jacqueline Thompson
Seeding Rate Conversion Chart Produced by Alberta Agriculture, Food and Rural Development
Restoration Assessment Guidelines Produced by Last Mountain Lake National Wildlife Area (Canadian Wildlife Service)
Canadian Methods and Procedures for Testing Seed Produced by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Plant List for the Provincial Weed Control Act Produced by the Saskatchewan Ministry of Agriculture
Resources from the 2011 Native Prairie Restoration/Reclamation Workshop
Agriculture and Agri-food Canada Research on Revegetation of Crop Land Using Native Species
Agriculture and Agri-food Canada Research on Grazing to Promote Biodiversity in Revegetated Areas
Agriculture and Agri-food Canada Research on Appropriate Native Species to Seed for Grazing
Land Management Guide Produced by the Saskatchewan Forage Council
Land Management Guide Produced by the Saskatchewan Watershed Authority
Fact Sheets Produced by Native Plant Solutions
A List of Literature Regarding Restoration and Reclamation
A Producer's Guide to Land Management Produced by Ducks Unlimited and Native Plant Solutions
Fact Sheet on Using Drill Seeders For Native Seed Produced by Ducks Unlimited and Native Plant Solutions
A Guide to Revegetation Using Native Grasses Produced by Ducks Unlimited and Native Plant Solutions
Resources from the 2012 Native Prairie Restoration/Reclamation Workshop
Restoration and Revegetation References
Other Restoration/Revegetation Publications
Revegetating With Native Grasses by Wark, Poole, Arnott, Moats and Wetter. Date Unknown. Ducks Unlimited Canada. Stonewall, Manitoba. 133 pp.
Native Species Mixtures for Restoration in the Prairie and Parkland Ecoregions of Saskatchewan by Dean Nernberg. 1995. Canadian Wildlife Service/Environment Canada. Simpson, Saskatchewan. 40 pp. - Available on the NPSS website store at http://www.npss.sk.ca/?s=8
Prairie Roots: A Handbook for Native Prairie Restoration by Wruck and Hammermeister. 2003. Native Plant Society of Saskatchewan. Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. 35 pp. - Available on the NPSS website store at http://www.npss.sk.ca/?s=8
A Guide to Using Native Plants on Disturbed Lands by Gerling, Willoughby, Schoepf, Tannas and Tannas. 1996. Alberta Agriculture, Food and Rural Development and Alberta Environmental Protection. Edmonton, Alberta. 247 pp.
Native Plant Revegetation Guidelines for Alberta by the Native Plant Working Group (Edited by Heather Sinton-Gerling). 2000. Alberta Agriculture, Food and Rural Development and Alberta Environment. Edmonton, Alberta. 58 pp.
A Practical Guide to Prairie Reconstruction by Carl Kurtz. 2001. University of Iowa Press. Iowa City, Iowa. 57 pp.
Roadside Use of Native Plants (Edited by Bonnie Harper-Lore). 1999. U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Highway Administration. Washington D.C. 665 pp.
Critter Crossings: Linking Habitats and Reducing Roadkill by Ginny Finch. 2000. U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Highway Administration. Washington D.C. 31 pp.
Idaho Plants for Roadside Restoration and Revegetation Programs by Sara Robson and James Kingery. 2006. Idaho Transportation Department. 83 pp.