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Tags: water policy

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May 24, 2018

Description

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 with the thermal in situ operations. The directive was developed to ensure that appropriate monitoring...


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February 16, 2018

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This Directive establishes the policy and identifies the circumstances under which Alberta Environment and Parks (AEP or the Department) or the Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) will consider applications for riverbed armouring of pipelines that do not meet scour depth requirements under the Code of...


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February 16, 2018

Description

This directive does not replace or override requirements specified in other guidelines, directives, regulations, policies or legislation in effect at the time of application for a licence under the Water Act. This directive applies to hydraulic fracturing projects, typically with a longer...


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November 1, 2014

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This guideline provides information about transfers and the process for completing a transfer of a licence. The guideline also differentiates between transfers, assignments, and licence amendments. The general intent is to ensure transfers are handled in a consistent manner across the province,...


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January 14, 2014

Description

This directive establishes direction for managing notifications submitted under the code of practice with respect to armoring the bed and bank of water bodies where the pipeline is not meeting scour depth requirement.


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January 1, 2010

Description

Groundwater information letters are used to formally communicate with external stakeholders on guidance for specific groundwater issues where a need to standardize practices has been identified.


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November 1, 2008

Description

These terms of reference define the purpose, scope, principles, objectives, membership, code of conduct, and related process matters to guide the efficient functioning of the St. Mary and Milk Rivers water management joint initiative team.


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August 1, 2006

Description

The plan will provide guidance to decision makers and act as a foundation for future watershed management planning of sub-basins in the South Saskatchewan River Basin by watershed planning and advisory councils, as well as stewardship groups. The plan recommends a balance that is broadly...


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March 1, 2006

Description

From late October 2005 to mid-January 2006, Alberta Environment invited comment from the public and known stakeholders on the South Saskatchewan River Basin draft water management plan. Public meetings were held in Medicine Hat, Bindloss, Brooks, Calgary, Drumheller, Red Deer and Lethbridge. The...


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Last Modified

January 1, 2006

Description

Presents an overview of the new water management plan for the South Saskatchewan River Basin. The plan recommends a balance that is broadly acceptable to the public between water consumption and environmental protection, in light of economic and social objectives and ecological requirements.