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Topics: Environment

Last Modified

January 1, 2002

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The Act sets out the responsibilities for the administration of Willmore Wilderness Park. There are no regulations under the Willmore Wilderness Park Act; however, the Forest Land Use and Management Regulations under the Public Lands Act do apply to the park.


Last Modified

December 17, 2014

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The Act governs the establishment of Wilderness Areas, Ecological Reserves, Natural Areas, and Heritage Rangelands and provides a coarse level of direction for their management.


Last Modified

December 15, 2017

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The Weed Control Act enables the Minister's authority to declare noxious or prohibited noxious weeds that present significant economic, social or ecological risks. The duties of individuals, local authorities, municipalities, and the Crown related to the prevention, control, and destruction of...


Last Modified

March 31, 2017

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Renewable Electricity Act


Last Modified

December 15, 2017

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The Act provides for the establishment, protection, management, planning and control of provincial parks, wildland parks and provincial recreation areas, for the preservation of Alberta’s natural heritage and ecological integrity, as well as for the benefit and enjoyment of current and future...


Last Modified

December 14, 2016

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The Act establishes a 100 megatonne limit for greenhouse gas emissions from all oil sands sites, excluding emissions attributable to new upgraders or increased capacity at existing upgraders up to a combined maximum of 10 megatonnes and emissions attributable to the electric energy portion of...


Last Modified

December 4, 2003

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The Act authorizes the annual transfer of up to 13,391 cubic decameters of water between the South Saskatchewan River Basin and the North Saskatchewan River Basin, to supplement existing sources of reliable potable water for several communities in central Alberta.


Last Modified

December 17, 2014

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The Act establishes the Natural Resources Conservation Board as a quasi-judicial tribunal and sets out the mandate to conduct public reviews and issue decisions with respect to the public interest of all non-fossil fuel projects that require an environmental impact assessment. Also provides that...


Last Modified

December 6, 2016

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The Act provides the Government of Alberta with authority to administer, allocate, and enter into agreements with respect to minerals. It applies to all mines and minerals and related natural resources belonging to the Crown including wells, mines, quarries and minerals. The Act defines mines and...


Last Modified

May 15, 2008

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The Act provides persons with the right to hunt, fish, and trap within provisions of the law and includes the Wildlife Act, the Fisheries Act (Canada), the Migratory Birds Convention Act, 1994 (Canada) and the regulations made under those Acts.