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Organizations: Environment (1971-1992,1999-2011) Publication Type: Fact Sheet Tags: lands information letters

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January 1, 2011

Description

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


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December 1, 2010

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The purpose of this information letter is to notify industrial users that reclamation certificate applications for public land must be submitted electronically to the Department.


Views: 154
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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.


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August 1, 2002

Description

Phase 1 Environmental Site Assessments (ESA) became mandatory on July 1, 2001 for sites which had a final detailed soils assessment conducted after July 1, 2001 on private land and in the White Area, and for detailed site assessments in the Green Area. Experience with the Phase 1 ESA form and...


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August 1, 2001

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Under the Environmental Protection and Enhancement Act and the Conservation and Reclamation Regulation pipeline operators must obtain a reclamation certificate following abandonment of a pipeline, unless exempted by the Regulation. This information letter provides an overview of the application...


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April 1, 2001

Description

Reclamation certificates are required for activities that are carried out on specified land, which is land that is being or has been used or held for or in connection with the construction, operation or reclamation of a well, oil production site, battery or pipeline. Prior to reclamation, a Phase...


Views: 39
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November 1, 2000

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In February and March 1998, public meetings were held in 10 locations throughout Alberta to discuss reclamation criteria and the certification process for wellsites. This information letter discusses one of the recommendations that resulted from this meeting, namely that pre-construction reports...


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November 1, 2000

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In February and March 1998, public meetings were held in 10 locations throughout Alberta to discuss reclamation criteria and the certification process for wellsites. This information letter deals with a recommendation that came of of the discussions that said landowners and occupants should be...


Views: 429
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March 1, 2000

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This information letter provides guidance to operators of borrow excavations, which is a new class of specified land and which were previously treated as pits. A borrow excavation is an excavation in the surface made solely for the purpose of removing, opening up or proving borrow material for...


Views: 64
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March 1, 2000

Description

Provides a brief introduction to the Guideline for Wetland Establishment on Reclaimed Oil Sands Leases, which lays out an approach to the development of wetlands on reclaimed landscapes in the oil sands region. The guideline was developed by the Oil Sands Wetlands Working Group which had...