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November 4, 2008

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The report is organized into two parts. Part one contains brief technical summaries of methods used to establish IFN determinations in the SSRB that provide for full protection of the aquatic environment. The purpose of summarizing these techniques within the following document is to provide a...


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August 1, 2006

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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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March 1, 2006

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From late October 2005 to mid-January 2006, Alberta Environment invited comment from the public and known stakeholders on the South Saskatchewan River Basin draft water management plan. Public meetings were held in Medicine Hat, Bindloss, Brooks, Calgary, Drumheller, Red Deer and Lethbridge. The...


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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.


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January 1, 2005

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This document focuses on the water allocated from surface water supplies only. In Alberta, groundwater that is hydraulically connected to a surface water body is licenced as surface water.


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December 1, 2003

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This report documents how the Technical Team developed an integrated aquatic ecosystem IFN based on fish habitat, water quality, riparian vegetation, and channel maintenance. The integrated IFN determination is presented in a format suitable for input to the SSRB WMP water-balancing model, the...


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June 10, 2003

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The subject of this report, is an explanatory and educational exercise that gathers information on the current and "committed to" state of the basin, and the potential consequences of a number of hypothetical water management scenarios. This report documents results obtained from eight scenario...


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January 1, 2003

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This report was commissioned by Alberta Environment and provides a qualitative estimate of the relative ecological status and indicates the sustainability of current conditions and practices within individual reaches of each sub-basin in the South Saskatchewan River Basin. The purpose of the...


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October 1, 2002

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The sharing of waters of the South Saskatchewan River Basin is governed by two interprovincial and international treaties. A number of rules and guidelines and a large number of monitoring sites to are used to facilitate the computation of natural flows and to ensure that water-sharing agreements...


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February 1, 2002

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Golder Associates Ltd. was commissioned by the Governments of Alberta and Saskatchewan to assess the concept of a dam on the South Saskatchewan River just upstream from the Alberta-Saskatchewan border. The concept of a dam at the Meridian site has been considered for many years, but no previous...