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September 1, 2018

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Report on the progress of the Watershed Resiliency and Restoration Program since its inception in 2014. The program aims to build long-term watershed resiliency to flood and drought by improving natural watershed functions and engaging Albertans in the conservation, restoration, enhancement and...


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April 1, 2018

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This document reports a summary of results for indicators and triggers established in the Lower Athabasca Region Surface Water Quantity Management framework for the Lower Athabasca River, from the time the framework took effect in October 2015 until the end of 2016.


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February 1, 2017

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ESRD has established the WRRP to promote the long-term ability of watersheds to mitigate the effects of future flood and drought events. The primary objective of the program is to increase the natural ability of the province's watersheds to reduce the intensity, magnitude, duration and effects of...


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August 1, 2016

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This progress report Includes accountability statement, vision, mission, goals, program highlights, project grant partners, priority watersheds, funding allocation,partner achievements, and speaker series educational events.


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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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July 1, 2014

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This plan is the Approved Water Management Plan for the Battle River Basin (Alberta) and provides direction for the management of surface water and groundwater that has hydrologic connection to surface water within the Battle River Basin. The recommended options and strategies presented in this...


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April 23, 2014

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This document provides a framework that will help the project proponent (water licence applicant) or the licence holder develop a water shortage response plan.


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February 13, 2014

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As part of the ongoing implementation of the Lower Athabasca Regional Plan, the Government of Alberta is moving forward with the development of several key planning initiatives - among them a Biodiversity Management Framework, Landscape Management Plan and the South Athabasca Oil Sands Regional...


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March 25, 2013

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This information letter clarifies the requirement for temporary water diversion licenses in non-settled areas under the Water (Ministerial) Regulation, and how it is implemented.


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November 1, 2010

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This fact sheet provides information on the requirements under Alberta's Water Act for upstream oil and gas activity in or near a water body (primarily well sites and facilities, including roadways). Proponents must investigate alternative approaches for energy development and, where feasible,...