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Organizations: Environment and Sustainable Resource Development

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February 29, 2016

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The Alberta Community Resilience Program (ACRP) supports municipalities in the development of long-term resilience to flood and drought events, while supporting integrated planning and healthy, functioning watersheds. This fact sheet present the approved grants.


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February 1, 2015

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Municipalities, municipal districts and counties, Métis Settlements, and registered non-profit societies (community associations and organizations) may apply for funding. Only projects within the Forest Protection Area of Alberta are eligible. view map for boundaries.


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February 1, 2017

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ESRD has established the WRRP to promote the long-term ability of watersheds to mitigate the effects of future flood and drought events. The primary objective of the program is to increase the natural ability of the province's watersheds to reduce the intensity, magnitude, duration and effects of...


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February 12, 2015

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Ministerial order regarding provincial parks fees.


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March 16, 2016

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The FISHES program will take collaborative, partnership-based approach to planning and project implementation such that post-flood impacts to fish and fish habitat from remedial works are minimized and habitat enhancement projects planned by the government, partners or stakeholders are...


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August 1, 2014

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The Government of Alberta is reporting to Albertans on the condition of air and surface water in the Lower Athabasca Region for the year 2012. Through Air Quality Management Framework for Nitrogen Dioxide and Sulphur Dioxide and the Lower Athabasca Region Surface Water Quality Management...


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June 1, 2013

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Insect pests periodically cause extensive and severe defoliation of aspen in Alberta. Many species of insects defoliate aspen trees in the province, including the forest tent caterpillar, the large aspen tortrix, and the Bruce spanworm. This purpose of this brochure is to provide the general...


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June 1, 2015

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The AWCS incorporates and merges information from existing wetland classification systems to provide a holistic classification system for the province. The AWCS is tailored specifically for wetlands in Alberta, providing suites of key indicators that in conjunction will help to classify different...


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October 1, 2013

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Cougar populations in Alberta are managed with hunting seasons to help maintain healthy populations, reduce conflicts with people, manage predation on wild ungulates and to provide recreational opportunities.


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September 1, 2013

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The Alberta Wetland Policy provides the strategic direction and tools required to make informed management decisions in the long-term interest of Albertans. The policy will minimize the loss and degradation of wetlands, while allowing for continued growth and economnic development in the...


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January 1, 2016

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An overview of Alberta hunting regulations which pertain to applying on the draws for special licences. Includes information on the draw and how to apply.


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March 1, 2016

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In response to the damage caused by the 2013 flood, Environment and Parks (AEP) is leading the restoration and reconstruction of priority backcountry trails on public lands. This work aims to restore damaged trails, while simultaneously making them sustainable for the future.


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January 1, 2016

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The yurts in Pigeon Lake Provincial Park are a modernized version of the traditional yurt. They are warmer than a tent and have insulated walls and roofs, and an electric heater to keep cozy on those cool fall evenings. In the summer, the yurts are kept cool with windows, dome and door openings...


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June 1, 2012

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The Timber Harvest Planning and Operating Ground Rules provide direction to forest companies and government for planning, implementing and monitoring timber harvesting operations on timber disposition areas in Alberta.


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December 1, 2012

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This guide represents the analysis of 1208 plots described within the Dry and Central Mixedwood subregional boundaries updated in 2006. This guide also recognizes the variability of plant community successional outcomes numerous management options are applied to tame (i.e. seeded) pasture or...


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June 28, 2016

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The GoA is committed to a vision of a vibrant and prosperous province where Albertans enjoy a superior quality of life and are confidence about the future for themselves and their children. Safe and adequate supplies of water, clean air and land, together with healthy, dynamic communities are the...


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January 1, 2014

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The Lac La Biche Fisheries Restoration Program was initiated in 2005 with the objectives of improving fishing opportunities for future generations by restoring the lake to historical conditions, and recovering the walleye population and improving the overall size structure of the fish community....


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March 1, 2014

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This project involved sampling and analyses of drinking water at a series of locations and for a significant list of chemicals of emerging concern/interest, and identified the occurrence of chemicals of emerging concern/interest as determined in the analytical work completed for a selection of...


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March 1, 2015

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The Milk River Basin Species at Risk Conservation Strategy outlines a process by provide appropriate management on critical parts of the landscape to achieve multi-species conservation. Included are a summary of existing information on species at risk, identification of data gaps, results of fish...


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June 1, 2014

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The purpose of this study was to evaluate the feasibility of various mitigation projects, and combine the most feasible projects into water management plans for the Sheep River and Highwood River basins which suffered severe flood damages at numerous times in the past, most recently in June 2013,...