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May 1, 2022

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Alberta Environment and Parks (AEP) established the Watershed Resiliency and Restoration Program in 2014 to build long-term resiliency to flood and drought events. This document describes and ...


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December 1, 2021

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The Surface Water Allocation Directive provides consistent water allocation decision guidance to balance both ecological needs and economic considerations where planning processes have not ...


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November 16, 2021

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Research has shown that in Alberta, the amount of phosphorus in streams increases with agricultural intensity in watersheds. The goal of the Alberta Phosphorus Watershed Project was to determine ...


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September 16, 2020

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This map supports Alberta’s Surface Water Allocation Directive by providing general guidance on areas of the province where the directive is not applicable, due to pre-existing water management ...


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June 30, 2020

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The Watershed Resiliency and Restoration Program (WRRP) aims to protect communities from floods and drought by improving natural watershed functions. Grant approval fact sheets list grant ...


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January 16, 2020

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Targeted information sessions for the Surface Water Allocation Directive internal operational policy were held in Calgary and Edmonton, October 1st and 2nd, 2018 for stakeholders involved in Water ...


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August 23, 2019

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The primary goal of this review of the North Central Native Trout Recovery Program is to review the scientific foundations for the proposed angling closures in upper portions of select watersheds, ...


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July 1, 2019

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Highlights work done by the Alberta Phosphorus Watershed Project between 2013-2017. The purpose of the project was to determine if widespread adoption of agricultural beneficial management ...


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July 1, 2019

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Reviews of scientific research, evidence, and consensus on the effects of livestock on waterways. Reviews all pertinent and available scientific literature on the topic and provides a summary of ...


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July 1, 2019

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This summary document describes the effects of livestock on waterways on public lands. It outlines potential impacts of livestock use, discusses what research has found, and illustrates management ...