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

Tags: water use

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February 1, 2017

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ESRD has established the WRRP to promote the long-term ability of watersheds to mitigate the effects of future flood and drought events. The primary objective of the program is to increase the natural ability of the province's watersheds to reduce the intensity, magnitude, duration and effects of...


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July 1, 2014

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This plan is the Approved Water Management Plan for the Battle River Basin (Alberta) and provides direction for the management of surface water and groundwater that has hydrologic connection to surface water within the Battle River Basin. The recommended options and strategies presented in this...


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April 23, 2014

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This document provides a framework that will help the project proponent (water licence applicant) or the licence holder develop a water shortage response plan.


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March 25, 2013

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This information letter clarifies the requirement for temporary water diversion licenses in non-settled areas under the Water (Ministerial) Regulation, and how it is implemented.


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November 1, 2010

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This fact sheet provides information on the requirements under Alberta's Water Act for upstream oil and gas activity in or near a water body (primarily well sites and facilities, including roadways). Proponents must investigate alternative approaches for energy development and, where feasible,...


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June 1, 2010

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Alberta's Water Act provides for the cancellation of a licence for reasons specified in the Act. This fact sheet describes the reasons that a water licence might be cancelled and the process for cancellation of a licence for non-use.