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Information Type: publications Tags: water wells

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December 12, 2018

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This two-page fact sheet provides an overview of how the activity of water well drilling is regulated in Alberta.


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October 1, 2010

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The Alberta Water Well Survey was conducted to investigate the water well stewardship practices of private well owners in Alberta. The results of the survey will help determine how to best engage well owners in taking responsibility for proper well management. Approximately 400,000 to 450,000...


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March 1, 2010

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Elevated dissolved uranium (U) concentrations were measured from groundwater in five water wells within the Cold Lake - Beaver River Basin. Alberta Innovates - Technology Futures (AITF) was contacted to investigate U concentrations in groundwater from water wells within the basin and to develop a...


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January 16, 2008

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Alberta Research Council was contracted by Alberta Environment to conduct four reviews of complaints about coalbed methane activities affecting private water wells, to independently assess the scientific evidence and provide conclusions identifying whether or not the water wells had been impacted...


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June 1, 2006

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These requirements are supplementary to the Standard for Water-Well Testing for Coalbed Methane/Natural Gas in Coal Operations and as such contribute to the Standard’s commitment to continue protection of provincial groundwater resources and Albertans’ groundwater supplies through responsible...


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April 1, 2006

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Coalbed methane, also known as natural gas in coal, is in the early stages of development in Alberta and has significant growth potential. With this potential for development, it is necessary to obtain consistent baseline data on groundwater to ensure the protection of groundwater resources and...