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Organizations: Environment (1971-1992,1999-2011) Audience: General Public Tags: lands information letters

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May 1, 2011

Description

This guide provides reclamation certificate application information to oil and gas operators. Information in this guide has been compiled from conservation and reclamation information letters, remediation and reclamation fact sheets, and the 2010 Reclamation Criteria for Wellsites and Associated...


Views: 325
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January 1, 2011

Description

Outlines the environmental protection guidelines for the development of transmission lines in the province.


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December 1, 2010

Description

The purpose of this information letter is to notify industrial users that reclamation certificate applications for public land must be submitted electronically to the Department.


Views: 155
Last Modified

December 1, 2002

Description

Explains changes to legislation to exempt pipelines in the Green Area from the requirement to obtain an approval under the Environmental Protection and Enhancement Act. The Green Area is forested public land managed by Alberta Sustainable Resource Development under the Public Lands Act.


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Last Modified

August 1, 2002

Description

Phase 1 Environmental Site Assessments (ESA) became mandatory on July 1, 2001 for sites which had a final detailed soils assessment conducted after July 1, 2001 on private land and in the White Area, and for detailed site assessments in the Green Area. Experience with the Phase 1 ESA form and...


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Last Modified

March 1, 2002

Description

This information letter describes changes in how oil production sites are identified as Class I or Class II. Criteria for determining Class I sites were modified in the Activities Designation Regulation in 1996.


Views: 168
Last Modified

August 1, 2001

Description

Under the Environmental Protection and Enhancement Act and the Conservation and Reclamation Regulation pipeline operators must obtain a reclamation certificate following abandonment of a pipeline, unless exempted by the Regulation. This information letter provides an overview of the application...


Views: 53
Last Modified

August 1, 2001

Description

Alberta Environment has been receiving a number of reclamation certificate applications for portions of wellsite leases, odd-shaped leases, and other special cases. This Information Letter describes the response to these requests so operators will know when an application will be processed and...


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Last Modified

July 1, 2001

Description

Provides information on the regulatory framework for liability for upstream oil and gas sites, such as well sites, oil production sites, pipelines and batteries, that have some contamination above acceptable environmental standards or that demonstrate adverse effects.


Views: 101
Last Modified

April 1, 2001

Description

Reclamation certificates are required for activities that are carried out on specified land, which is land that is being or has been used or held for or in connection with the construction, operation or reclamation of a well, oil production site, battery or pipeline. Prior to reclamation, a Phase...