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Tags: land reclamation

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January 10, 2019

Description

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 management options are provided: Tier 1, Tier 2, and Exposure Control. Under Tier 2 it may be...


Views: 423
Last Modified

July 1, 2018

Description

The purpose of the fund is to hold security deposits to assure satisfactory land reclamation will be carried out pursuant to approvals under the Act. When conditions of the approval are met and a reclamation certificate is issued, the funds are returned to the depositor.


Views: 170
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July 15, 2014

Description

Provides direction and guidance related to oil sands mine reclamation and closure planning, and certification. The framework is a preliminary step in defining a structured process and information requirements for oil sands mine reclamation certification. As it stands now, the Framework is not...


Views: 160
Last Modified

December 1, 2013

Description

Under Alberta’s Environmental Protection and Enhancement Act, operators are required to return a disturbed site to a land capability equivalent to its pre-disturbance land capability. This guide explains steps to follow when carrying out a pre-disturbance assessment. The pre-disturbance...


Views: 151
Last Modified

December 1, 2013

Description

Under Alberta’s Environmental Protection and Enhancement Act, borrow excavations developed for road construction must be reclaimed to a land capability equivalent to its pre-disturbance land capability, in order to receive a reclamation certificate for the site. This document presents suggested...


Views: 110
Last Modified

December 1, 2013

Description

This document is a guide to recommended practices for the reclamation of borrow excavations used for roadway construction throughout Alberta. The guide includes recommended reclamation practices and procedures for ensuring that the land capability of a borrow site is not impacted by borrow...


Views: 1777
Last Modified

July 1, 2013

Description

The aim of reclamation under the Environmental Protection and Enhancement Act is to obtain "equivalent land capacity," which is defined as the ability of the land to support various land uses after conservation and reclamation similar to the ability that existed prior to activity being conducted...


Views: 933
Last Modified

July 1, 2013

Description

The aim of reclamation under the Environmental Protection and Enhancement Act is to obtain "equivalent land capacity," which is defined as the ability of the land to support various land uses after conservation and reclamation similar to the ability that existed prior to activity being conducted...


Views: 554
Last Modified

July 1, 2013

Description

The aim of reclamation under the Environmental Protection and Enhancement Act is to obtain "equivalent land capacity," which is defined as the ability of the land to support various land uses after conservation and reclamation similar to the ability that existed prior to activity being conducted...


Views: 162
Last Modified

May 1, 2013

Description

The Alberta Regeneration Standards for the Mineable Oil Sands (MOS ARS) applies to all Dispositions Holders operating in The Athabasca Oil Sands Region under an Environmental Protection and Enhancement Act (EPEA) Approval for the Construction, Operation and Reclamation of an Oil Sands Mine. This...