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Organizations: Environment and Parks Publication Type: Policy Audience: General Public Formats: PDF

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September 12, 2019

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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...


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August 1, 2019

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This document outlines standards set by Alberta’s Director of Surveys for compiled plans in provincial public lands dispositions. A compiled plan is a plan compiled from existing survey evidence or from one or more survey plans available within public repositories, and must be prepared and signed...


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April 1, 2019

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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...


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April 1, 2019

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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,...


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February 25, 2019

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This policy is designed to ensure that Métis people who might be beneficiaries of Aboriginal harvesting rights, as guaranteed by s. 35 of the Constitution Act, 1982, have the ability to hunt, fish and trap for food.


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February 1, 2019

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


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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,...


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November 29, 2018

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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".


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October 3, 2018

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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...


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September 17, 2018

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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.