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June 25, 2019

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This fact sheet explains changes to the wetland replacement options.


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December 1, 2018

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This checklist is intended to assist Applicants with Water Act and Public Lands Act applications pertaining to wetland impacts, and to ensure complete and consistent application submissions.


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December 1, 2018

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Outlines reporting requirements and the crediting process for constructing wetlands as wetland replacement offsets in Alberta.


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November 30, 2018

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Provides site assessment, design, construction, commissioning and monitoring guidelines for wetland construction. This guide supports the Alberta Wetland Policy. Where permanent wetland impacts cannot be avoided or minimized, wetland construction is one type of wetland replacement that can...


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May 28, 2018

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The Alberta Wetland Rapid Evaluation Tool – Desktop (ABWRET-D) is used to determine the relative value of wetlands impacted by activities that require a Wetland Assessment and Impact Form. ABWRET-D will be used to inform planning and decision-making to mitigate wetland impacts while ensuring...


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June 20, 2017

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As outlined in the transition period directive for professional responsibilities in completion and assurance of wetland science, design and engineering work in Alberta, professional experience gained prior to registration with a Professional Regulatory Organization will be accepted as...


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June 1, 2017

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As part of any application to impact wetlands, applicants must ensure that a qualified practitioner has assessed all of the wetlands that may be impacted and prepared a Wetland Assessment and Impact Report. This document is meant to provide clear instructions for preparation of this report.


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May 1, 2017

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The purpose of this Directive is to enact a transitional period for professionals seeking to function as authenticating professionals in the fields of wetland science, design and engineering.


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May 1, 2017

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As of May 1, 2017, Alberta Environment and Parks will require signoff of an authenticating professional on regulatory documents submitted under the Alberta Wetland Policy. These same individuals will provide professional oversight on wetland replacement projects. The mobilization of this highly...


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May 6, 2016

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As of June 1, 2016, Alberta Environment and Parks will begin to transition toward a requirement for professional authentication for regulatory documents submitted under the Alberta Wetland Policy. This is to provide assurance to Albertans that wetlands are being managed to the highest possible...