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10 results found for: "Environment and Sustainable Resource Development"

Organizations: Government of Alberta

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March 1, 2018

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Presents a georeferenced map of the trail system in the Allstones area of the Bighorn Backcountry and provides information on proper use of the area to ensure protection of the environment.


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February 1, 2015

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The Surface Water Quality Management Framework focuses on the lower Athabasca River downstream of the Grand Rapids to the Athabasca River Delta. It sets surface water quality triggers and limits for 38 indicators measured at the Old Fort monitoring station.


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July 1, 2014

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Alberta Environment and Sustainable Resource Development (ESRD) has developed environmental management frameworks for air quality and surface water quality under the South Saskatchewan Regional Plan. These frameworks are designed to maintain flexibility and proactively manage the cumulative...


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March 17, 2014

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This final report summarises the analytical sample data collected by ESRD and analysed by both ESRD and its regulatory partners. The mine operator has also been conducting its own sample and data collection; however, these data are not included as part of this report.


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December 2, 2013

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A dyke failure on the Obed Mountain Mine site in the Hinton region on October 31, 2013 caused the release of an estimated 670,000 cubic metres of process water and suspended sediment into the Apetowan and Plante Creeks. These creeks merge into the Athabasca River downstream of Hinton. A number of...


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June 17, 2013

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This work plan presents the priority activities proposed to achieve the objectives of the MOU. It focuses on strategies for improving the energy efficiency of the construction and road building sectors and reducing consumption / combustion of carbon-based fuels in these sectors


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March 1, 2013

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The Alberta government is responsible for ensuring that large-scale industrial and resource development projects do not adversely affect the province’s environmental quality. They do this by managing the provincial environmental assessment process which includes the review of Environmental Impact...


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March 1, 2012

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On northern Alberta grazing leases it is a common practice to clear some forested areas and develop those areas as tame pastures. This report summarizes the findings a study conducted in the Valleyview area to monitor cattle use of rangeland plant communities and to study the influence that tame...


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January 1, 2012

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This report highlights progress in implementing activities that support the Greening Government Strategy in 2011-12. The Greening Government Strategy was implemented in April 2010 to set the direction for the Government of Alberta to become a greener organization. The purpose of the strategy is...


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January 1, 2011

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Albertans expect their government to lead the way in reducing the environmental impact of its business practices. This is why the Government of Alberta adopted the Greening Government Strategy. The strategy, which was approved by Cabinet on April 28, 2010, outlines a coordinated, strategic...