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Topics: Environment Organizations: Environment and Parks

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October 31, 2011

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The Lotic Riparian - Digital Elevation Model (DEM) Derived dataset provides potential riparian areas associated with lotic features (streams and rivers) using the hydrologically corrected provincial digital elevation model as a base. Riparian areas consist of the lands adjacent to streams,...


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July 1, 2011

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The Canada Land Inventory (CLI), being a national comprehensive survey of the capability and use of land, was designed to provide a basis for planning the use of resources and land, and to encourage use of this information in land development planning at municipal, provincial and federal levels...


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January 1, 2010

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Groundwater information letters are used to formally communicate with external stakeholders on guidance for specific groundwater issues where a need to standardize practices has been identified.


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January 1, 2010

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This two-page fact sheet provides information on the management and storage of hazardous wastes and hazardous recyclables in Alberta.


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April 1, 2009

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This atlas is a compendium of detailed information about the nature of Class A watercourses. Open the provincial overview map to determine the site number. The atlas files are organized by site number.


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December 31, 2008

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The Alberta ArcHydro Phase 2 Data was developed to support the delineation of catchment areas in the province of Alberta. It was generated using a DEM which had the Base Stream and Flow Representation (Single Line Hydrography Network) burned (excavated) into it. The data is divided into...


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November 1, 2007

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Welcome to the teacher’s planning and activity package for Bugology I. This half-day program was developed to offer students a natural environment experience that supports both the Grade 2 Alberta Elementary Science Curriculum Topic E: Small Crawling and Flying Animals and the goals of Alberta...


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November 1, 2007

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Welcome to the teacher’s planning and activity package for Animal Life Cycles. This halfday program was developed to offer students a natural environment experience that supports both the Grade 3 Alberta Elementary Science Curriculum Topic E: Animal Life Cycles and the goals of Alberta Parks: •...


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June 1, 2007

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The Aquatic and riparian condition assessment of the South Saskatchewan River Basin examines three factors affecting aquatic condition in the basin: riparian health, water quality and hydrology. The purpose of the assessment is to provide a strategic evaluation of the state of all main-stem river...


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September 1, 2002

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Alberta’s Water Act requires a licence be obtained before diversion of water takes place. This fact sheet provides a brief overview of requirements for diverting and using water for household purposes and for agricultural use.