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Audience: General Public Formats: PDF Tags: water wells

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September 1, 2019

Description

This brochure provides an overview of the Working Well program, a province-wide program that encourages Alberta’s water well owners to manage and protect their wells and common groundwater supplies. Includes information about Working Well workshops, which are designed to help landowners protect...


Views: 527
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August 1, 2019

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These fact sheets are part of a series for the Working Well Program and are designed for private well owner education. The objectives of the program are 1) to advise private well owners of their responsibility to manage and maintain their wells to ensure safe drinking water supplies; 2) provide...


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March 1, 2019

Description

Private water well owners are responsible for managing and maintaining their water wells. This publication provides information for private well owners about how to properly manage water wells which is key to protecting groundwater supplies. Topics include: groundwater basics, water system...


Views: 766
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December 12, 2018

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


Views: 1237
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December 11, 2018

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The directive outlines requirements for drilling, construction and reclamation of water wells previously found in Part 7 of the Water (Ministerial) Regulation and include requirements for the drilling of vertical closed-loop ground source heat exchange wells (cased or uncased boreholes) completed...


Views: 1416
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March 1, 2017

Description

Private water well owners in Alberta are responsible for managing and maintaining their water wells. The Working Well program, and these fact sheets, provides well owners with information to properly care for their wells.


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August 1, 2015

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Private water well owners in Alberta are responsible for managing and maintaining their water wells. The Working Well program, and these fact sheets, provides well owners with information to properly care for their wells.


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July 1, 2013

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A flood can affect the safety of your well water as well as the operation and service of your septic system. Your water may not be safe to drink if the well has been affected by the flood. Specific steps need to be taken to ensure your water supply is safe and to prevent damage to your water well...


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September 1, 2012

Description

Pitless adaptors are mechanical devices used to provide frost free, sanitary well connections. They are designed to replace pump houses, which are expensive, and well pits, which are no longer legal in Alberta.


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October 1, 2010

Description

The Alberta Water Well Survey was conducted to investigate the water well stewardship practices of private well owners in Alberta. The results of the survey will help determine how to best engage well owners in taking responsibility for proper well management. Approximately 400,000 to 450,000...