Documents

Use the search engine, below, to access all public documents produced by the NRCB. Search by type of document (for example, forms, fact sheets, guides, annual reports, business plans, operational policies, etc.), or by mandate (confined feeding operations or natural resource projects), or by year. All three search functions can be used together to narrow your search.

Documents associated with a project review under the Natural Resources Conservation Board Act (NRCBA) can be viewed on the project page via the List of Natural Resource Projects

Documents associated with a Board review under the Agricultural Operation Practices Act (AOPA) can be accessed via List of AOPA Requests for Review.

Agdex 096-100 Technical Guideline Listing

Category: Technical GuidelinesYear: 2018

January 2018

Agdex 096-5 Manure Spreading Regulations

Category: Technical GuidelinesYear: 2007

Revised May 2007

Agdex 096-50 Reclamation Of Groundwater Monitoring Wells

Category: Technical Guidelines

January 2018

Agdex 096-50 Supplement Worksheet

Category: Technical GuidelinesYear: 2018

January 2018

Agdex 096-51 Monitoring Well Construction Installation And Development

Category: Technical GuidelinesYear: 2018

January 2018

Agdex 096-52 Leak Detection Groundwater Monitoring Parameters

Category: Technical GuidelinesYear: 2018

January 2018

Agdex 096-53 Leak Detection Groundwater Sampling

Category: Technical GuidelinesYear: 2018

January 2018

Agdex 096-61 Determining Equivalent Protective Layers Constructed Liners

Category: Technical Guidelines

Agdex 096-70 Definitions For Frozen And Snow Covered Land

Category: Technical GuidelinesYear: 2016

February 2016

Agdex 096-81 Calculator For Determining Livestock Capacity

Category: Technical GuidelinesYear: 2016

Revised February 2016

Agdex 096-90 Closure Of Manure Storage Facilities And Manure Collection Areas

Category: Technical Guidelines

January 2018

Agdex 096-90 Manure Storage Supplement

Category: Technical Guidelines

January 2018

Agdex 096-91 Temporary Suspension Of Manure Storage Facilities

Category: Technical Guidelines

January 2018

Agdex 096-93 Concrete Liners

Category: Technical Guidelines

Agdex 096-94 Identifying Manure Storage Facilities And Manure Collection Areas at Confined Feeding Operations

Category: Technical Guidelines

June 2018

Amending Municipal Permit Conditions

Category: Operational PoliciesArea: Confined Feeding OperationsYear: 2016

Operational Policy 2016-1: January 26, 2016

Amendments To Agricultural Operation Practices Act Introduced

Category: News Archives

Annual Report 2012-2013

Category: Annual Reports and Financial StatementsYear: 2012

Annual Report 2013-14

Category: Annual Reports and Financial StatementsYear: 2013

Annual Report 2014-15

Category: Annual Reports and Financial StatementsYear: 2014

Annual Report 2015-16

Category: Annual Reports and Financial StatementsYear: 2015

Annual Report 2016-17

Category: Annual Reports and Financial StatementsYear: 2016

Annual Report 2017-18

Category: Annual Reports and Financial StatementsYear: 2017

AOPA Reference Guide - 2008

Category: Fact Sheets & Guides (CFO)Area: Confined Feeding OperationsYear: 2008

Application For Amendment

Category: Forms and Templates (CFO)

updated September 12, 2014

Application Process Guide

Category: Fact Sheets & Guides (CFO)Area: Confined Feeding Operations

Applying Manure On Frozen Or Snow Covered Land Factsheet

Category: Fact Sheets & Guides (CFO)Area: Confined Feeding OperationsYear: 2018

January 22, 2018

Approval Officer Amendments Under Section 23 of AOPA

Category: Operational PoliciesArea: Confined Feeding OperationsYear: 2018

Operational Policy 2016-2: Updated April 23, 2018

Approvals

Category: Operational PoliciesArea: Confined Feeding OperationsYear: 2018

Operational Policy 2016-7: Updated May 8, 2018

Biosecurity

Category: Operational PoliciesArea: Confined Feeding Operations

Operational Policy 2014-1: Updated April 25, 2018

Business Plan 2005-2008

Category: Business PlansYear: 2005

Business Plan 2006-2009

Category: Business PlansYear: 2006

Business Plan 2007-2010

Category: Business PlansYear: 2007

Business Plan 2008-2011

Category: Business PlansYear: 2008

Business Plan 2009-2012

Category: Business PlansYear: 2009

Business Plan 2010-2013

Category: Business PlansYear: 2010

Business Plan 2011-2014

Category: Business PlansYear: 2011

Business Plan 2012-2015

Category: Business PlansYear: 2012

Business Plan 2013-2016

Category: Business PlansYear: 2013

Business Plan 2014-2017

Category: Business PlansYear: 2014

Business Plan 2015-2018

Category: Business PlansYear: 2015

Business Plan 2016-2019

Category: Business PlansYear: 2016

Business Plan 2017-2020

Category: Business PlansYear: 2017

Business Plan 2018-2020

Category: Business PlansYear: 2018

Canadian Drinking Water Guideline

Category: Fact Sheets & Guides (CFO)

CD 19-01 Rietveld Poultry Farms Ltd

Category: Orders & DirectivesArea: Confined Feeding Operations

CFO Ipsos Reid Survey Final Report April 2012

Category: Confined Feeding Operation Client Survey ReportsArea: Confined Feeding OperationsYear: 2012

CFO Ipsos Reid Survey Final Report April 2015

Category: Confined Feeding Operation Client Survey ReportsArea: Confined Feeding OperationsYear: 2015

CFO Ipsos Reid Survey Final Report April 2018

Category: Confined Feeding Operation Client Survey ReportsArea: Confined Feeding OperationsYear: 2018

CFO Ipsos Reid Survey Final Report January 2009

Category: Confined Feeding Operation Client Survey ReportsArea: Confined Feeding OperationsYear: 2009

CFO Vs SFBS Fact Sheet

Category: Fact Sheets & Guides (CFO)Area: Confined Feeding OperationsYear: 2018

August 13, 2018

Compliance and Enforcement

Category: Operational PoliciesArea: Confined Feeding OperationsYear: 2016

Operational Policy 2016-8: Updated August 25, 2016

Confined Feeding Operation Regulations And Standards Balance Industry Growth With Environmental And Health Protection

Category: News Archives

Gobvernment of Alberta News release December 20, 2001

Confined Feeding Operation Sentenced Under The Environmental Protection And Enhancement Act

Category: News Archives

Construction Deadlines

Category: Operational PoliciesArea: Confined Feeding OperationsYear: 2017

Operational Policy 2015-1: Updated March 22, 2017

Cross Examination Fact Sheet

Category: Fact Sheets & Guides (NRP)Area: Natural Resource Projects

Determining Deemed Capacity For Grandfathered Confined Feeding Operations

Category: Operational PoliciesArea: Confined Feeding OperationsYear: 2016

Operational Policy 2016-5: January 26, 2016

Distinguishing Between Confined Feeding Operations and Seasonal Feeding and Bedding Sites

Category: Operational PoliciesArea: Confined Feeding OperationsYear: 2018

Operational Policy 2015-2: Revised July 5, 2018

Dust Control Fact Sheet

Category: Fact Sheets & Guides (CFO)Area: Confined Feeding OperationsYear: 2017

September 2017

Effective Delivery For The Agricultural Operation Practices Act

Category: GovernanceYear: 2005

Effective Delivery of the Agricultural Operation Practices Act, Report of the January 14, 2008 Accountability Session

Category: Accountability Session ReportsYear: 2008

Effective Delivery of the Agricultural Operation Practices Act, Report of the January 28, 2014 Accountability Session

Category: Accountability Session ReportsYear: 2014

Effective Delivery of the Agricultural Operation Practices Act, Report of the September 27, 2010 Accountability Session

Category: Accountability Session ReportsYear: 2010

Emergency Order 19-01, Thorlakson Feedyards Inc., March 15, 2019

Category: Orders & DirectivesArea: Confined Feeding OperationsYear: 2019

Emergency Order 19-02, Christiaan Goselink, March 29, 2019

Category: Orders & DirectivesArea: Confined Feeding OperationsYear: 2019

ERST Version 1.1

Category: ERST Screening ToolYear: 2009

ERST Version 1.2

Category: ERST Screening ToolYear: 2011

EUB And NRCB Issue Report From Prehearing Meeting

Category: News Archives

EUB AND NRCB ISSUE REPORT FROM PREHEARING MEETING DUNVEGAN HYDROELECTRIC PROJECT

EUB NRCB Issue Joint Decision on Dunvegan Hydro Electric Plant

Category: News Archives

External Staff Directory

Category: Staff Directories

Updated April 1, 2019

Financial Statements 2012-2013

Category: Annual Reports and Financial StatementsYear: 2012

Financial Statements 2013-2014

Category: Annual Reports and Financial StatementsYear: 2013

Financial Statements 2014-2015

Category: Annual Reports and Financial StatementsYear: 2014

Financial Statements 2015-2016

Category: Annual Reports and Financial StatementsYear: 2015

Financial Statements 2016-2017

Category: Annual Reports and Financial StatementsYear: 2016

Financial Statements 2017-2018

Category: Annual Reports and Financial StatementsYear: 2017

Audited 2018-05-22

Government Announces A No New Development Recreation Policy For Kananaskis Country

Category: News Archives

Guideline For Pumping Manure Runoff And Spreading On Frozen Fields Fact Sheet Update

Category: Fact Sheets & Guides (CFO)Area: Confined Feeding Operations

Update May 25, 2011

Hearing Procedure Fact Sheet

Category: Fact Sheets & Guides (NRP)Area: Natural Resource Projects

Highwood Storage And Diversion Plan Joint Review Panel Issues Progress Report

Category: News Archives

Highwood Storage And Diversion Plan Joint Review Panel Issues Progress Report #3

Category: News Archives

Highwood Storage And Diversion Plan Joint Review Panel Issues Progress Report #3 (1)

Category: News Archives

Intervener Considerations Fact Sheet

Category: Fact Sheets & Guides (NRP)Area: Natural Resource Projects

Intervener Funding Fact Sheet

Category: Fact Sheets & Guides (NRP)Area: Natural Resource Projects

Intervener Funding Guide

Category: Fact Sheets & Guides (NRP)Area: Natural Resource ProjectsYear: 2018

Joint Notice Of Hearing NRCB Application No 2000-1

Category: News Archives

Joint Panel Decision Issued On Glacier Power Ltd

Category: News Archives

Joint Panel Established For The Proposed Dunvegan Hydroelectric Project

Category: News Archives

LA19006 AP 09 Apr 19

Category: CFO Recent Decisions

LA19006 CL 09 Apr 19

Category: CFO Recent Decisions

LA19006 DS 09 Apr 19

Category: CFO Recent Decisions

LA19006 TD 09 Apr 19

Category: CFO Recent Decisions

Large Scale Country Residential Developments (for Determining Minimum Distance Separation)

Category: Operational PoliciesArea: Confined Feeding OperationsYear: 2018

Operational Policy 2018-01: April 12, 2018

Manure Management Records Form

Category: Forms and Templates (CFO)

MDS Waiver Form

Category: Forms and Templates (CFO)Year: 2018

MDS Waivers Fact Sheet

Category: Fact Sheets & Guides (CFO)Year: 2016

Meat Goat Confined Feeding Operation Determinations

Category: Operational PoliciesArea: Confined Feeding OperationsYear: 2016

Operational Policy 2016-9: November 10, 2016

MOU Addendum between NRCB and ARD Regulatory Assurance Division

Category: Memorandums and UnderstandingArea: Confined Feeding OperationsYear: 2013

June 2013 MOU Addendum dated December 2014

MOU Amendment - Digestate

Category: Memorandums and UnderstandingArea: Confined Feeding OperationsYear: 2015

MOU dated February 2015, Amendment dated August 2015

MOU between ESRD, ARD and NRCB - Accountability Agreement

Category: Memorandums and UnderstandingArea: Confined Feeding OperationsYear: 2006

MOU between ESRD, ARD and NRCB for Governance of AOPA

Category: Memorandums and UnderstandingArea: Confined Feeding OperationsYear: 2006

Natural Resources Conservation Board issues decision on Alberta Sulphur Terminals Project, July 28, 2008

Category: News Archives

Natural Resources Conservation Board Issues Decision On Birch Mountain Quarry Project

Category: News Archives

Natural Resources Conservation Board Issues Decision On Revised Highwood Diversion Plan

Category: News Archives

New Auto Insurance Legislation Tops Fall Sitting Agenda

Category: News Archives

New Legislation For Victims And Livestock Industry Passed Fall Sitting Of The Provincial Legislature Wraps Up

Category: News Archives

New Livestock Regulatory Framework Protects Albertans

Category: News Archives

New Members Appointed To Natural Resources Conservation Board

Category: News ArchivesYear: 2002

New Website Provides Information on Alberta's Confined Feeding Industry

Category: News Archives

NRCB Approves AAA Cattle Companys Application Under The Agricultural Operation Practices Act

Category: News Archives

NRCB Board Member Competency Matrix

Category: GovernanceYear: 2010

NRCB Code Of Conduct

Category: GovernanceYear: 2018

NRCB Code Of Conduct Acting Board Members

Category: GovernanceYear: 2018

NRCB Issues Decision On AAA Cattle’s Expansion Proposal

Category: News Archives

NRCB Issues Decision On Review Of Enforcement Order Against AAA Cattle Company

Category: News Archives

NRCB Mandate And Roles Document

Category: GovernanceYear: 2009

NRCB Profile Fact Sheet

Category: Fact Sheets & Guides (NRP)Area: Natural Resource Projects

Part 1 Application Guide General Information Disclosure

Category: Fact Sheets & Guides (CFO)Area: Confined Feeding Operations

Part 1 General Information And Disclosure

Category: Forms and Templates (CFO)Year: 2019

Part 2 Application Guide Liquid Manure Storage

Category: Fact Sheets & Guides (CFO)Area: Confined Feeding Operations

Part 2 Application Guide Runoff Control Catch Basin

Category: Fact Sheets & Guides (CFO)Area: Confined Feeding Operations

Part 2 Application Guide Solid Manure Storage

Category: Fact Sheets & Guides (CFO)Area: Confined Feeding Operations

Part 2 Application Guide Technical Requirements and General Information

Category: Fact Sheets & Guides (CFO)Area: Confined Feeding Operations

Part 2 Form Liquid Manure Storage

Category: Forms and Templates (CFO)Year: 2018

Part 2 Form Runoff Control Catch Basins

Category: Forms and Templates (CFO)

Part 2 Form Solid Manure Compost And Composting

Category: Forms and Templates (CFO)

Part 2 Form Technical Requirements General Information

Category: Forms and Templates (CFO)Year: 2018

Participant Checklist Fact Sheet

Category: Fact Sheets & Guides (NRP)Area: Natural Resource Projects

Permit Cancellations under AOPA Section 29

Category: Operational PoliciesArea: Confined Feeding OperationsYear: 2018

Operational Policy 2016-3: Updated April 23, 2018

Permits Under AOPA Fact Sheet

Category: Fact Sheets & Guides (CFO)Area: Confined Feeding Operations

March 2017

Permitting Process For CFOs Fact Sheet

Category: Fact Sheets & Guides (CFO)Area: Confined Feeding Operations

December 2017

Policy Advisory Group (PAG) Terms Of Reference

Category: PAG & TAGArea: Confined Feeding OperationsYear: 2011

Pre Hearing Procedure Fact Sheet

Category: Fact Sheets & Guides (NRP)Area: Natural Resource Projects

Preparing For A Pre Hearing Conference Fact Sheet

Category: Fact Sheets & Guides (NRP)Area: Natural Resource ProjectsYear: 2015

Province To Ensure Responsible Intensive Livestock Operations

Category: News Archives

Public Hearings Fact Sheet

Category: Fact Sheets & Guides (NRP)Area: Natural Resource Projects

Public Input Helps Shape Conservation Easement On Three Sisters Lands

Category: News Archives

Public Notice for Grandfathering Decisions

Category: Operational PoliciesArea: Confined Feeding OperationsYear: 2018

Operational Policy 2016-6: Updated April 23, 2018

Request for Review (RFR) Process Fact Sheet

Category: Fact Sheets & Guides (CFO)Area: Confined Feeding OperationsYear: 2018

May 2018

Request For Review Application Decisions Form

Category: Forms and Templates (CFO)

Request for Review of Enforcement Orders

Category: Forms and Templates (CFO)

Resolving Disputed Permit Information Requirements Between the Applicant and Approval Officer

Category: Operational PoliciesArea: Confined Feeding OperationsYear: 2016

Operational Policy 2016-4: January 26, 2016

Responses To ERST Risk Levels Flowcharts

Category: ERST Screening ToolYear: 2012

Risk Based Compliance (RBC) Fact Sheet

Category: Fact Sheets & Guides (CFO)Area: Confined Feeding OperationsYear: 2013

Updated June 17, 2013

Risk Based Compliance Program Follow-Up

Category: Operational PoliciesArea: Confined Feeding OperationsYear: 2018

Operational Policy 2018-3: May 3, 2018

Sheep Confined Feeding Operation Determinations

Category: Operational PoliciesArea: Confined Feeding OperationsYear: 2019

Operational Guideline 2019-1: March 13, 2019

Spray Lake Development Proposals Meet Deadline

Category: News Archives

Statistical Update 2013

Category: StatisticsYear: 2013

Statistical Update 2014

Category: StatisticsYear: 2014

Statistical Update 2015

Category: StatisticsYear: 2015

Statistical Update 2016

Category: StatisticsYear: 2016

Statistical Update 2017

Category: StatisticsYear: 2017

Sustainable Resource Development Tackled Tough Natural Resource Challenges In 2003 04

Category: News Archives

Technical Advisory Group (TAG) Terms Of Reference

Category: PAG & TAGArea: Confined Feeding OperationsYear: 2014

Temporary Operating Suspension Fact Sheet

Category: Fact Sheets & Guides (CFO)Area: Confined Feeding Operations

Updated April 7, 2010

Terms Of Reference Finalized For Spray Valley Environmental ImpactAssessment

Category: News Archives

The Board Review Process Under the NRCBA

Category: Fact Sheets & Guides (NRP)Area: Natural Resource ProjectsYear: 2018

The Cumulative Effects Assessment in Environmental Assessnent Impact Reports

Category: Fact Sheets & Guides (NRP)Area: Natural Resource Projects

Unauthorized Construction

Category: Operational PoliciesArea: Confined Feeding OperationsYear: 2017

Operational Policy 2012-1: updated August 17, 2017

Unauthorized Construction Under AOPA Fact Sheet

Category: Fact Sheets & Guides (CFO)Area: Confined Feeding OperationsYear: 2017

March 2017

Update Fall 2017 Newsletter

Category: Updates and Year in ReviewYear: 2017

Update Fall/Winter 2014 Newsletter

Category: Updates and Year in ReviewYear: 2014

Update Spring/Summer 2014 Newsletter

Category: Updates and Year in ReviewYear: 2014

Update Summer 2015 Newsletter

Category: Updates and Year in ReviewYear: 2015

Update Summer 2016 Newsletter

Category: Updates and Year in ReviewYear: 2016

Update Winter 2015/16 Newsletter

Category: Updates and Year in ReviewYear: 2015

Update Winter 2016-17 Newsletter

Category: Updates and Year in ReviewYear: 2016

Water Well Exemption Screening Tool - Version 1

Category: Water Well Exemption Screening Tool

Water Well Exemption Screening Tool Companion Document - Version 1

Category: Water Well Exemption Screening Tool

Water Well Impact Assessment - Checklist 1

Category: Water Well Exemption Screening Tool

Work Submitted By Professional Engineers Fact Sheet

Category: Fact Sheets & Guides (CFO)Area: Confined Feeding Operations

January 2016