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Draft South Saskatchewan Regional Plan finally released

Five years after publication of its original Land Use Framework draft, the Alberta government has finally released its land use plan for southern Alberta. The plan covers about an eighth of the province, and is home to 45 per cent of Alberta’s population and most of the province’s irrigated land. It also includes “iconic tourism […] Read more

Alberta government wants your say on water

Four groups Opinions sought on lakes, drinking water and water treatment, water management and fracking

The Alberta government wants your opinions on water. It’s preparing a questionnaire, holding meetings across the province and putting a booklet and questionnaire on the Internet to give Albertans a chance to have their say on water issues. Alberta Environment says it is open to looking into any issue people want to bring forward, but […] Read more