Mountain pine beetle in Alberta

About the invasive mountain pine beetle, its impact on forests, and how Alberta is responding to this threat.

Services and information

Mountain pine beetles pose a serious threat in Alberta. Learn what they are and what we are doing.

The Alberta government’s plans to manage the pine beetle infestation and prevent further spread.

Municipalities managing mountain pine beetle infestation may be eligible for provincial funding.

Aerial overviews, forest surveys and maps showing the progress of pine beetles in Alberta.

Take these steps to prevent pine beetle infestation in your trees and minimize risks to the forest.