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Land capability classification system for forest ecosystems in the oil sands, 3rd edition. Volume 1 : field manual for land capability determination

Description

The purpose of reclamation in Alberta is to achieve land capability equivalent to that which existed prior to disturbance. This manual is intended to facilitate evaluation of land capabilities for the forest ecosystems on natural and reclaimed lands in the Athabasca oil sands region, as required by Environmental Protection and Enhancement Act (EPEA) approvals and by terms of reference for environmental impact assessments. The manual outlines the procedure for determining land capability rating for natural and reclaimed soils in the region. Guidance is also provided for sampling methods and intensities.

Updated

January 1, 2006

Tags
Land Capability Classification System land capability land management land reclamation land use oil sands soil remediation

Title and publication information

Type
Guide
Alternative Title

Land capability classification system vol. 1: field manual

Frequency

Once

Publisher / Creator Information

Publisher

Environment (1971-1992, 1999-2011)

Place of Publication

Edmonton

Resource Dates

Date Created

2006-01-01

Date Added

2018-03-05T18:20:48.490480

Date Modified

2006-01-01

Date Issued

2006-01-01

Audience information

Identifiers

ISBN (pdf)

077854642X

ISBN (print)

0778546411

NEOS catalogue key

3830298

Local Identifier

Pub. No. T/875

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