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218 results found for: culture and tourism

Topics: Environment

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May 23, 2019

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The listing of historic resources identifies lands that contain or are believed to contain historic resources, including primarily archaeological and palaeontological sites, Aboriginal traditional use sites of a historic resource nature, and historic structures. Issued twice a year, it provides...


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February 20, 2019

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The ACO Bulletin is a quarterly newsletter providing updates on the work of the Aboriginal Consultation Office. It is meant to serve as a communication tool with First Nations, Metis Settlements, industry groups and other stakeholders interested in keeping updated on the work of the ACO.


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February 11, 2019

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The Bow River Access Plan (Plan) supports the broader provincial outcomes of providing Albertans more access to nature, recreation and tourism opportunities identified in Alberta’s Plan for Parks (2009) and Alberta’s Tourism Framework (2013).


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January 4, 2019

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Dam safety regulatory requirements are established based on the consequence classification of the structures and/or risks or hazards posed by the structures. Dam safety uses five consequence classifications for dams or canals based on the potential downstream consequences of a failure. The...


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December 14, 2018

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Stone production debris (debitage) is the most common artifact type found at archaeological sites in North America. A significant time investment is required to catalogue debitage from large assemblages. Conventional thought holds that, because lithic tool manufacture is reductive, the attributes...


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December 14, 2018

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The Vertical Series type of Indigenous rock art is found at only a handful of sites across the northern Great Plains. Discovery of a new site is therefore significant. In 2012 the Glenwood Erratic in southwestern Alberta was reported as a heavily vandalized rock art site. Inspection, however,...


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November 23, 2018

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Provides an overview of the Snow Creek Provincial Recreation Area, which is part of the the Bighorn Country proposal. This proposal is a call for a mix of parks and public lands that will conserve important and unique natural landscapes while encouraging economic, recreation and tourism...


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November 23, 2018

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Provides an overview of the Ya Ha Tinda Provincial Park, which is part of the the Bighorn Country proposal. This proposal is a call for a mix of parks and public lands that will conserve important and unique natural landscapes while encouraging economic, recreation and tourism opportunities.


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November 23, 2018

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Provides an overview of the Kiska-Willson Public Land Use Zone, which is part of the the Bighorn Country proposal. This proposal is a call for a mix of parks and public lands that will conserve important and unique natural landscapes while encouraging economic, recreation and tourism opportunities.


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November 23, 2018

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Provides an overview of the Shunda Provincial Recreation Area, which is part of the the Bighorn Country proposal. This proposal is a call for a mix of parks and public lands that will conserve important and unique natural landscapes while encouraging economic, recreation and tourism opportunities.