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41 results found for: "Environment (1971-1992, 1999-2011)"

Topics: Environment Publication Type: Policy Information Type: publications

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August 1, 2006

Description

The plan will provide guidance to decision makers and act as a foundation for future watershed management planning of sub-basins in the South Saskatchewan River Basin by watershed planning and advisory councils, as well as stewardship groups. The plan recommends a balance that is broadly...


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June 1, 2006

Description

These requirements are supplementary to the Standard for Water-Well Testing for Coalbed Methane/Natural Gas in Coal Operations and as such contribute to the Standard’s commitment to continue protection of provincial groundwater resources and Albertans’ groundwater supplies through responsible...


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April 1, 2006

Description

Coalbed methane, also known as natural gas in coal, is in the early stages of development in Alberta and has significant growth potential. With this potential for development, it is necessary to obtain consistent baseline data on groundwater to ensure the protection of groundwater resources and...


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January 1, 2006

Description

Presents an overview of the new water management plan for the South Saskatchewan River Basin. The plan recommends a balance that is broadly acceptable to the public between water consumption and environmental protection, in light of economic and social objectives and ecological requirements.


Views: 252
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January 1, 2006

Description

Reliable water supplies for a sustainable economy is one of the key goals of Water for Life, Alberta’s strategy for water sustainability. This policy takes a place-based approach to water management, guiding industry working in naturally water-short areas and areas with development pressures to...


Views: 282
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January 1, 2006

Description

This document provides direction for regulatory agencies and developers where the use of non-saline water resources may by essential to an Enhanced Recover Scheme for underground (oilfield) injection. The purpose of the guideline is to support the conservation and management of water and to...


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July 1, 2005

Description

A framework supporting Water for Life that describes how landowners, communities, organizations, industry, and governments can get involved in timely and effective actions for the sustainable management of Alberta’s watersheds.


Views: 133
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July 30, 2004

Description

Provides the procedures and guidelines to follow to meet the requirements of the Laboratory Data Quality Assurance Policy that went into effect on October 15, 2001. The policy requires that all facilities applying data required by an approval issued by Alberta Environment, or codes of practice,...


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September 1, 2003

Description

Operators of upstream oil and gas facilities in environmentally-sensitive areas, including those located on private land, are required to conserve and reclaim land and mitigate effects of their activities. This document specifies the requirements to conserve environmentally sensitive land and...


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March 1, 2002

Description

This information letter describes changes in how oil production sites are identified as Class I or Class II. Criteria for determining Class I sites were modified in the Activities Designation Regulation in 1996.