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Views: 1009
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January 23, 2019

Description

This fact sheet explains changes to the wetland replacement options.


Views: 1734
Last Modified

December 3, 2018

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The Alberta Wetland Mitigation Directive provides information to help make avoid and minimize decisions prior to making replace decisions. The Directive specifies documentation needed to demonstrate an applicant’s efforts to avoid wetlands and minimize impacts in support of their application....


Views: 1797
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December 1, 2018

Description

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.


Views: 628
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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.


Views: 629
Last Modified

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...


Views: 72
Last Modified

June 26, 2018

Description

This document provides clarity to the applicant about requirements for an application under the Water Act for peat operations. The intent is to ensure application requirements and approval requirements are consistently applied for peat operations approvals issued under the Water Act.


Views: 848
Last Modified

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...


Views: 254
Last Modified

August 25, 2017

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The purpose of this directive is to assist primarily Alberta Land Surveyors regarding updated plan submission requirements for changes in natural boundaries in addition to internal Government of Alberta staff and other stakeholders. This will improve the ability of the Division to adjudicate...


Views: 75
Last Modified

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...


Views: 928
Last Modified

June 1, 2017

Description

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.