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June 26, 2020

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Environmental Impact Assessment and associated applications pertaining to the proposed Springbank Off-Stream Reservoir project. Proposal to divert extreme flood flow from the Elbow River into an off-stream reservoir where it would be temporarily contained and later released back into the Elbow...


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March 1, 2017

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Welcome to Aquatic Ecosystems: The Elbow River, a field study designed for Bio 20 students. This is a curriculum-connected full-day study of the Elbow River with multidisciplinary post-activity support. The intent of this program is to provide a hands-on, engaging outdoor component, which will...


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March 1, 2016

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In response to the damage caused by the 2013 flood, Environment and Parks (AEP) is leading the restoration and reconstruction of priority backcountry trails on public lands. This work aims to restore damaged trails, while simultaneously making them sustainable for the future.


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March 1, 2016

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The Elbow River Dam at McLean Creek (MC1) site was investigated as one of several options considered to mitigate flood risk, considering the devastation that occurred during the June 2013 flood. The results of those investigations are documented in Volume 4 Appendix F of the Southern Alberta...


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March 1, 2016

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In response to the damage caused by the 2013 flood, Environment and Parks (AEP) is leading the restoration and reconstruction of priority backcountry trails on public lands. This work aims to restore damaged trails, while simultaneously making them sustainable for the future.


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October 7, 2015

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This summary reviews two flood mitigation projects proposed for the Elbow River, namely the Bragg Creek / Springbank off-stream flood storage and the McLean Creek flood storage. Both projects aim at the storage of flood water and thus reducing the peak river discharge through Calgary.


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October 1, 2015

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Reports on the findings of a review of original infrastructure proposal reports and a subsequent benefit/cost study for flood mitigation work on the Elbow River. Provides a recommendation on which of two proposed projects to take forward to construction-ready status.


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February 23, 2015

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Presents a summary of benefit-cost analysis studies of proposed projects for Elbow River flood mitigation. The Springbank Off-stream Reservoir offers a higher benefit-cost ratio than the McLean Creek Dry Dam or Glenmore Reservoir Diversion (also known as the Calgary Tunnel).


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February 9, 2015

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The environmental overview of the proposed McLean Creek Dry Dam summarizes the environmental resources and associated land uses that could be affected if this project were to be developed.


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June 1, 2014

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Following the floods of June 2013, the Government of Alberta (GoA) set up the Southern Alberta Flood Recovery Task Force (SAFRTF). In October 2013, AMEC Environment and Infrastructure, a Division of AMEC Americas Limited (AMEC), was contracted to provide a flood mitigation feasibility study for...