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Guide to Water Act authorizations required for dugouts, borrow pits and other types of pits/excavations

Description

Excavations into the ground intended to collect and hold water require authorization under the Water Act. This document was written to provide guidance to Water Act approval writers when responding to inquiries or applications for Water Act approvals or licences for dugouts, borrow pits or other pits/excavations. Other excavations that may be created for the purpose of drainage, flood control, erosion control, or channel realignment are not addressed by this guide.

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Water Act borrow pits dugouts groundwater water quality

Title and publication information

Type
Guide
Alternative Title

ESRD Water Quantity, 2015 No. 2

Extent

17 pages

Frequency

Once

Publisher / Creator Information

Publisher

Environment and Sustainable Resource Development

Place of Publication

Edmonton

Subject Information

Topic
Environment

Resource Dates

Date Created

2015-05-19

Date Added

2018-03-02T18:30:45.851403

Date Modified

2015-05-19

Date Issued

2015-05-19

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