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Organizations: Environment and Parks Audience: Researchers Formats: PDF

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August 23, 2019

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The primary goal of this review of the North Central Native Trout Recovery Program is to review the scientific foundations for the proposed angling closures in upper portions of select watersheds, and habitat enhancements of river reaches in some rivers and streams in the East Slopes. The report...


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August 23, 2019

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Describes efforts being taken by provincial regulators (Alberta Environment and Parks and the Alberta Energy Regulator) to gather scientific information to inform future decisions around the potential for the release of treated oil sands process water (OSPW) into the Lower Athabasca River.


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August 23, 2019

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This technical report, compiled by Hatfield Consulting, describes the experimental design to determine the toxicity of OSPW treated using Syncrude's coke-slurry treatment process. The three primary components of the study design are: chemical characterization of untreated and treated OSPW;...


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August 22, 2019

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This report presents a description of the statistical challenges facing trend analysis of air quality data, guidance on how to analyze trends using newly developed statistical tools, and shares preliminary results from a case study of trend analysis in air quality data.


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August 6, 2019

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Contains information, rules for gillnetting and angling, and list of eligible waterbodies for Indigenous and recognized Métis harvesters who have/will receive a domestic fishing licence.


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July 1, 2019

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Reviews of scientific research, evidence, and consensus on the effects of livestock on waterways. Reviews all pertinent and available scientific literature on the topic and provides a summary of these issues in relation to Alberta's waterways.


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July 1, 2019

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This summary document describes the effects of livestock on waterways on public lands. It outlines potential impacts of livestock use, discusses what research has found, and illustrates management strategies.


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June 21, 2019

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This annual report lists statistics about the spread of Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) cases in Alberta's deer species over time, starting from 2005, when the first such cases were reported. Statistics are organized by the Wildlife Management Unit (WMU) in which cases were found, highlighting new...


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May 14, 2019

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Statistics on the number and types of cougar mortality in Alberta. Statistics are provided for each cougar management area and by type of mortality (hunting or incidental).


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May 1, 2019

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This report presents an analysis of available data and literature at the time of reporting to gain an understanding of effluent quality in the Upper Athabasca River. Based on these data, variables of concern were identified and recommendations on future effluent monitoring programs were...