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Ksenija Vujnovic, MSc, PBIOL

Central Region

Ksenija's formal training and passion revolve around protected area management, native plant diversity and invasive non-native plant management in aspen parkland and grassland regions of Alberta. Most research that Ksenija has been involved with in recent years in Central Region has been identified and conducted through formal partnerships with academia and participation on working groups.  

University of Alberta, Augustana Campus (Camrose) and Alberta Environment & Parks Partnership

King’s University (Edmonton) and Alberta Environment & Parks Partnership

Lakeland College (Vermilion) and Alberta Environment Parks Partnership 

Beaver Hills Initiative Research & Monitoring Working Group

Ducks Unlimited (Canada) and Alberta Environment & Parks Partnership

Wainwright Dunes Ecological Reserve Advisory Committee

Major Responsibilities / Research Interests

As Park Ecologist for Central Region, Ksenija's responsibilities include

Selected Publications

Vujnovic, K. L. Allen, J.D. Johnson, D. Vujnovic. 2005. Survey of rare vascular plants in Fidler-Greywillow Wildland Provincial Park. A report prepared for Parks and Protected Areas, Alberta Community Development, , Edmonton, Alberta. 101 pp. http://www.albertaparks.ca/media/3194640/fidler_greywillow_plant_report.pdf

Vujnovic, K. L. Allen, J.D. Johnson, D. Vujnovic. 2005. Survey of rare vascular plants in La Butte Creek wildland provincial park. A report prepared for Parks and Protected Areas, Alberta Community Development, Government of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta. 73 pp. http://www.albertaparks.ca/media/3194928/La%20Butte%20Rare%20Vascular%20Plants.pdf

Vujnovic, K., R.W. Wein, and M.R.T. Dale. 2002. Predicting plant species diversity in response to disturbance magnitude in grassland remnants of central Alberta. Canadian Journal of Botany 80: 504-511. http://eds.a.ebscohost.com/eds/pdfviewer/pdfviewer?sid=32da0b0a-05c4-48c9-b911-e7313a256c60%40sessionmgr4003&vid=0&hid=4110

Vujnovic, K., R.W. Wein, and M.R.T. Dale. 2000. Soil and small-scale disturbances as factors determining the centrifugal organization of Fescue grassland remnant communities in the Aspen Parkland. Journal of Vegetation Science 11: 127-134. https://www.researchgate.net/publication/264635312_Factors_determining_the_centrifugal_organization_of_remnant_Festuca_grassland_communities_in_Alberta

Vujnovic, K. and R.W. Wein. 1997. The biology of Canadian weeds. 106. Linaria dalmatica (L.) Mill. Canadian Journal of Plant Science 77: 483-491. http://www.nrcresearchpress.com/doi/pdf/10.4141/P96-132

Contact Information

Ksenija.Vujnovic@gov.ab.ca
Phone: 780-644-7688
Fax: 780.427.5980
2nd Floor, 9820 106 St.
Edmonton, AB
T5K 2J6



Updated: Dec 6, 2016