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February 12, 2024

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The Government of Alberta is responsible for the creation and implementation of policy and legislation to ensure the quality and quantity of our water resources, and to ensure thriving ecosystems...


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August 18, 2023

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This two-page fact sheet provides an overview of how the activity of water well drilling is regulated in Alberta.


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August 18, 2023

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Ground source heat exchange systems, or geo-exchange systems, take heat from the ground in winter (for heating) and transfer heat back into the ground in summer (for cooling). This fact sheet...


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November 7, 2022

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Before taking on any construction activity in a water body in Alberta, an approval under the province's Water Act must be obtained. This fact sheet explains how to apply for an approval and...


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November 7, 2022

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Dugouts are usually used by landowners to store water for purposes such as stock watering, domestic use, spraying, etc. This fact sheet explains the conditions under which placing, constructing,...


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June 1, 2018

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In Canada, any pesticide must be approved for use by the federal government. Pesticides are classified for use as restricted, commercial or domestic. To determine if a pesticide is registered for...


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June 1, 2018

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This factsheet summarizes the regulatory requirements for wholesale and retail sale of pesticides that are primarily for lawn and garden use.


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June 1, 2018

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Any operation that sells federally classed "Restricted" or "Commercial" (Schedule 1 and 2) class pesticides at retail in Alberta is required to hold the following at each outlet location: -...


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June 1, 2017

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This fact sheet provides information on the requirements under the Public Lands Act and Water Act prior to undertaking shoreline modifications.


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February 1, 2015

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This two-page fact sheet outlines steps that can be taken by landowners to mitigate the chance that their land will flood during spring run-off.