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Organizations: Sustainable Resource Development (2001-2006,2006-2013)

Views: 49
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January 1, 2008

Description

This FireSmart Guidebook provides a step-by-step process for assessing the threat of wildfire on individual or multiple dispositions and introduces mitigation options to minimize risk and liability to the oil and gas industry.


Views: 6
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November 19, 1998

Description

The purpose of this directive is: To ensure timber removed from road allowances for construction is put to economic use and not wasted. To encourage the effective use of all harvested timber in Alberta.


Views: 6
Last Modified

April 1, 2009

Description

The Forest Industry Sustainability Committee was formed by the GOA to investigate options for strengthening the global competitiveness of the province's forest sector. Comprised of three MLAs and three senior forest industry executives, FISC engaged in extensive stakeholder dialogue before...


Views: 9
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March 19, 1998

Description

The purpose of this directive is to facilitate sustainable economic conditions for timber harvest in Alberta, to create a fair system of timber dues for all timber operators in Alberta, and to maintain a timber dues rate system that accurately reflects the economic value of timber and the final...


Views: 165
Last Modified

October 1, 2001

Description

The Chisholm fire of May 23 – June 4, 2001 and the surrounding events prompted the Minister of Sustainable Resource Development to establish a committee to review the fire incident. The Chisholm Fire Review Committee carried out this review in the summer of 2001 through a public outreach process,...


Views: 25
Last Modified

August 1, 2001

Description

A literature review was conducted to examine the potential uses and limitations of using trapper harvest data to monitor species distribution and population trend. Harvest, price, and distribution of harvest for most furbearers in Alberta is presented. In addition, an attempt is made to measure...


Views: 106
Last Modified

March 1, 2010

Description

Extensive tracts of foothills fescue grassland (the provincial grass of Alberta) within the landscape of southwestern Alberta have been lost due to agricultural crop production, industrial development, urban and rural infrastructure. As a result, a protective notation (PNT) has been placed on...


Views: 20
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September 23, 1997

Description

The purpose of this directive is to facilitate good forest management for timber harvest in Alberta by encouraging the utilization of high cost or low value timber, and to develop a timber dues rate system that accurately reflects the economic value of timber and the final selling price of the...


Views: 2
Last Modified

October 1, 1997

Description

Land use planning is a responsibility shared by the provincial government and local municipalities. The co-ordination of planning activities is a key factor in sustainable development and long-term use of public lands. It also helps achieve local economic development and land use objectives.


Views: 20
Last Modified

August 29, 2008

Description

With the rapid pace of change in the local, national and global business environment, improvements to the business model are required. Maintaining the status quo is not an option. Improvements to the business model need to reflect the challenges facing the industry, and a clear vision for...