In 2010, the grizzly bear was designated a threatened species in Alberta.

In 2008, a five-year recovery plan was released. Alberta's Grizzly Bear Recovery Plan guides grizzly bear management in Alberta.

To read the Grizzly Bear Recovery Plan, see:

To learn more about the plan's recommendations and how the Government of Alberta, organizations and individuals have worked together to fulfil these recommendations, see the links below.

2008 – 2013 Recovery Plan: Recovery Strategies

Annual Grizzly Bear Conservation Summaries

Conservation Summaries can be found on the Open Government Portal at:

The summaries provided on the Portal are as follows:

  • 2013
  • 2012
  • 2011
  • 2010
  • 2009