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Publication Type: Fact Sheet Tags: environmental protection

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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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February 13, 2014

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As part of the ongoing implementation of the Lower Athabasca Regional Plan, the Government of Alberta is moving forward with the development of several key planning initiatives - among them a Biodiversity Management Framework, Landscape Management Plan and the South Athabasca Oil Sands Regional...


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January 1, 2014

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The Government of Alberta released Responsible Actions: A Plan for Alberta's Oil Sands in February 2009 as a comprehensive strategic plan for the oil sands. This overview highlights key progress on policies and initiatives from 2009 to 2014.


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May 1, 2013

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Information and tips to follow when camping on public lands in Alberta.


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April 1, 2013

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The cumulative effects management approach was officially adopted in 2007 to ensure that the effects of development are managed responsibly and Albertans are assured that regional and industrial development does not come at the expense of the environment. This approach aligns with the Alberta...


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August 1, 2012

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The Air Quality Management Framework for the Lower Athabasca Region was developed as part of the Lower Athabasca Regional Plan. It is designed to maintain flexibility in how we manage cumulative effects of development on air quality within the Region. The regional plan and the management...


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August 1, 2012

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Management frameworks are a key approach to manage the long term cumulative effects of development on the environment at a regional level. This one-page fact sheet provides an overview of management frameworks and how they were developed for and are being implemented in the Lower Athabasca Region.


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January 1, 2011

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Outlines the environmental protection guidelines for the development of transmission lines in the province.


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January 1, 2010

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To successfully contribute to integrated approaches to land management, land users and managers must aim to achieve the ILM outcomes and adopt and apply the ILM principles.


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December 1, 2002

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Explains changes to legislation to exempt pipelines in the Green Area from the requirement to obtain an approval under the Environmental Protection and Enhancement Act. The Green Area is forested public land managed by Alberta Sustainable Resource Development under the Public Lands Act.