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Topics: Laws and Justice Organizations: Environment and Parks Publication Type: Fact Sheet Formats: PDF

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February 4, 2016

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The Environmental Protection and Enhancement Act (EPEA) requires any release of substances that could cause an adverse effect to the environment be reported to Alberta Environment and Parks. The Release Reporting Regulation sets out what must be reported, when, how and whom reports mast be made....


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November 30, 2015

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Provides information about burning basics, what can and/or can't be burned, when a permit is needed to burn and prohibited areas.


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November 30, 2015

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Provides information on Forests Act standards, guidelines and compliance assurance.


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November 30, 2015

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The purpose of the Public Lands Act and its regulations is to regulate public land allocations, the sale or transfer pf public land to other levels of government or private entities, and the uses of public land. these uses of public lands include recreational use, commercial use and industrial use.


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November 30, 2015

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The province of Alberta's Climate Change and Emissions Management Act provides a framework for the implementation of Alberta's action plan on climate change. This legislation strengthens and complements the existing statues on environmental protection and resource management related to air...


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November 30, 2015

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The Water Act came into effect on January 1, 1999, replacing the Water Resources Act. The purpose of the Water Act is to "support and promote the conservation and management of water, including the wise allocation and use of water.


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November 30, 2015

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The Environmental Protection and Enhancement Act, proclaimed in 1993, supports and promotes the protection, enhancement and wise use of Alberta's environment.


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November 30, 2015

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The information presented in this fact sheet summarizes regulatory requirements for the retail sale of Domestic Class pesticides.