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November 1, 2020

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The Guide to Water Act Authorizations required for Excavations (Dugouts, Borrow Pits and other types of Pit/Excavations) combines two existing documents and reduces red tape. The Guide does not ...


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January 3, 2020

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The database contains information about individual water well drilling reports, chemical analysis reports up to the end of 1986, springs, flowing shot holes, test holes, and pump tests conducted ...


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June 1, 2019

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This report provides the results of seven technical integration workshops sponsored by the Oil Sands Monitoring (OSM) program for the 2018-2019 fiscal year held between the end of October 2018 and ...


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June 1, 2019

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This report presents recommendations for the steps that should be taken by the Oils Sands Monitoring Program (OSMP) to: address the priority key questions that were identified as rising out of ...


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May 28, 2019

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Presents an overview of the Community-Based Fish Monitoring Project, which is funded under the Oil Sands Monitoring Program and designed to co-produce knowledge about monitoring and assessment of ...


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March 1, 2019

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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 ...


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January 10, 2019

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Alberta's framework for the management of contaminated sites is designed to achieve three policy outcomes: pollution prevention, health protection, and productive use. Under this framework, three ...


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January 1, 2019

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This study provides an assessment of groundwater supply and the capacity in the Upper Athabasca Region through an analysis of aquifer extent and groundwater users.


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June 1, 2018

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Reports on the development of an integrated modelling framework established and implemented from April 2012 to March 2015, to provide a comprehensive understanding of hydrology, hydraulics, ...


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June 1, 2018

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Reports on two studies developed to address science needs and gaps related to groundwater-surface water interactions on tributaries of the Lower Athabasca River and proximate to tailings ponds. ...


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May 24, 2018

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This directive outlines the groundwater monitoring requirements to address the phenomenon of constituents being released from surrounding sediments into groundwater due to the heating associated ...


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January 1, 2018

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The purpose of this technical guideline is to: - provide guidance on the monitoring parameters required for leak detection groundwater monitoring at liquid manure storage facilities ; - ensure ...


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January 1, 2018

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the purpose is to guide reclamation of groundwater monitoring wells. it's intended to confined feeding operators with groundwater monitoring wells that are no longer required, and to consultants ...


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January 1, 2018

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The purpose is to provide guidance on how to collect groundwater samples from leakage detection monitoring wells at confined feeding operations. And to ensure that groundwater samples are ...


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June 30, 2016

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This document is intended to help provide clarity to frequently-asked questions arising from the Guide to Water Act Authorizations Required for Dugouts, Borrow Pits and other types of ...


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February 2, 2016

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This report compiles and summarizes background information from literature as well s newer toxicological studies from Alberta to derive updated, risk-based soil remediation guidelines for boron. ...


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August 1, 2015

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Before diverting and using surface water and groundwater in Alberta, a licence must be obtained under the province’s Water Act. A temporary diversion licence (TDL) provides authority for this ...


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June 1, 2015

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The purpose of this technical guideline is to provide guidance for the design and construction of non-engineered concrete liners used for manure collection and storage areas and to protect ...


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May 19, 2015

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Excavations into the ground intended to collect and hold water require authorization under the Water Act. This document was written to provide guidance to Water Act approval writers when ...


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December 1, 2014

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Under the framework of the Alberta Water for Life Strategy initiative, Alberta Health initiated a domestic well water quality monitoring and human health assessment program in 2009. This report ...