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Organizations: Environment and Parks Publication Type: Policy

Views: 478
Last Modified

May 24, 2019

Description

All landfills and composting facilities regulated by Alberta Environment and Parks (AEP) are required to have operators certified through the Alberta Landfill and Composting Facility Operator Certification program. Commencing September 1, 2011, the program requires operators to obtain 0.6...


Views: 81
Last Modified

April 1, 2019

Description

This guide provides a standard approach in deciding black bear management responses. It is a resource for government staff who must act in situations of conflict where clear, concise and consistent direction is needed. The guide supports the province’s Black Bear Management Plan (2016) and is the...


Views: 54
Last Modified

April 1, 2019

Description

This guide provides a standard approach in deciding coyote management responses. It is a resource for government staff who must act in situations of conflict where clear, concise and consistent direction is needed. The guide is the result of collaboration among biologists, enforcement officers,...


Views: 4081
Last Modified

February 1, 2019

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Summarizes the ambient air quality objectives and guidelines that are currently in effect in Alberta.


Views: 1403
Last Modified

January 1, 2019

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The Surface Water Allocation Directive provides consistent water allocation decision guidance to balance both ecological needs and economic considerations where planning processes have not established water management objectives. The Directive provides guidance to water allocations from rivers,...


Views: 444
Last Modified

November 30, 2018

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The intent of this document is to provide clarity and guidance to staff in the Government of Alberta and the Alberta Energy Regulator whom authorize land use activities. The information applies to areas of public land in the North Saskatchewan region that are being considered as potential...


Views: 543
Last Modified

November 29, 2018

Description

The purpose of this directive is to provide a consistent approach for authorizing the extraction of fill material and the reclamation requirements for borrow activities on public land, commonly referred to as "borrow pits".


Views: 6129
Last Modified

October 3, 2018

Description

The Air Monitoring Directive (2016) supersedes the original 1989 Air Monitoring Directive and the 2006 Amendments to the Air Monitoring Directive, 1989. Alberta’s Air Monitoring Directive (AMD) sets out the requirements for monitoring and reporting air quality in the province. The AMD is made up...


Views: 965
Last Modified

September 17, 2018

Description

This document summarizes potential wildlife issues associated with wind energy projects and provides a Directive for minimizing effects to wildlife and wildlife habitat during the siting, construction, and operation of wind energy projects.


Views: 79
Last Modified

August 23, 2018

Description

Outlines a governance structure and consistent direction regarding remotely piloted aircraft system (RPAS) procurement, operations, information management, and liability for Government of Alberta employees to ensure compliance with Transport Canada and other applicable requirements.