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 Natural Resource Projects

Documents associated with a Board review under the Agricultural Operation Practices Act (AOPA) can be accessed via Current and Completed Board Reviews.

1995 Code Of Practice

Category: CFO Factsheets / Guidelines / Policies

1995 Code Of Practice Addendum

Category: CFO Factsheets / Guidelines / Policies

2018-19 NRCB Annual Report

Category: Annual Reports / Financial StatementsYear: 2018

Amending Municipal Permit Conditions (Policy 2016-1)

Category: CFO Factsheets / Guidelines / Policies

Amendments To Agricultural Operation Practices Act Introduced

Category: News ArchivesArea: Confined Feeding Operations

Annual Report 2012-13

Category: Annual Reports / Financial StatementsYear: 2012

Annual Report 2013-14

Category: Annual Reports / Financial StatementsYear: 2013

Annual Report 2014-15

Category: Annual Reports / Financial StatementsYear: 2014

Annual Report 2015-16

Category: Annual Reports / Financial StatementsYear: 2015

Annual Report 2016-17

Category: Annual Reports / Financial StatementsYear: 2016

Annual Report 2017-18

Category: Annual Reports / Financial StatementsYear: 2017

AOPA Brochure (Agdex 096-1)

Category: CFO Factsheets / Guidelines / Policies

AOPA Reference Guide

Category: CFO Factsheets / Guidelines / Policies

Application For Amendment

Category: CFO Forms & Templates

Application Process Guide

Category: CFO Factsheets / Guidelines / Policies

Applying Manure On Frozen Or Snow Covered Land Factsheet

Category: CFO Factsheets / Guidelines / Policies

Approval Officer Amendments Under S 23 Of AOPA (Policy 2016-2)

Category: CFO Factsheets / Guidelines / Policies

Approvals Policy

Category: CFO Factsheets / Guidelines / Policies

Biosecurity (Policy 2014-1)

Category: CFO Factsheets / Guidelines / Policies

Board Review Process Under the NRCBA

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

Calculator For Determining Livestock Capacity (TG 096-81)

Category: CFO Factsheets / Guidelines / Policies

Canadian Drinking Water Guideline

Category: CFO Factsheets / Guidelines / Policies

CFO Ipsos Reid Survey Final Report April 2012

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

CFO Ipsos Reid Survey Final Report April 2015

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

CFO Ipsos Reid Survey Final Report April 2018

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

CFO Ipsos Reid Survey Final Report January 2009

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

Closure Of Manure Storage Facilities (Agdex 096-90)

Category: CFO Factsheets / Guidelines / Policies

Closure Of Manure Storage Facilities August 2012 Agdex 096 90 (Archived)

Category: Technical Guidelines (Archived)

Closure of Manure Storage Facilities Supplement (Agdex 096-90)

Category: CFO Factsheets / Guidelines / Policies

Compliance And Enforcement (Policy 2016-8)

Category: CFO Factsheets / Guidelines / Policies

Concrete Liners (TG 096-93)

Category: CFO Factsheets / Guidelines / Policies

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 ArchivesArea: Confined Feeding Operations

Construction Deadlines Policy

Category: CFO Factsheets / Guidelines / Policies

Cross Examination Fact Sheet

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

Definitions For Frozen And Snow Covered Land (TG 096-70)

Category: CFO Factsheets / Guidelines / PoliciesArea: Confined Feeding Operations

Determining Deemed Capacity For Grandfathered CFOs (Policy 2016-5)

Category: CFO Factsheets / Guidelines / Policies

Determining Equivalent Protective Layers Constructed Liners (TG 096-61)

Category: CFO Factsheets / Guidelines / Policies

Determining Equivalent Protective Layers Constructed Liners (TG 096-91)

Category: CFO Factsheets / Guidelines / Policies

Distinguishing Between Confined Feeding Operations (CFO) and Seasonal Feeding and Bedding Sites (SFBS) Fact Sheet

Category: CFO Factsheets / Guidelines / PoliciesArea: Confined Feeding Operations

Distinguishing Between Confined Feeding Operations (CFOs) and Seasonal Feeding Bedding Sites (SFBS) (Policy 2015-2)

Category: CFO Factsheets / Guidelines / PoliciesArea: Confined Feeding OperationsYear: 2018

Dust Control Fact Sheet

Category: CFO Factsheets / Guidelines / Policies

Effective Delivery For The Agricultural Operation Practices Act

Category: GovernanceArea: Confined Feeding OperationsYear: 2005

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

Category: Accountability Session ReportsArea: Confined Feeding OperationsYear: 2008

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

Category: Accountability Session ReportsArea: Confined Feeding OperationsYear: 2014

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

Category: Accountability Session ReportsArea: Confined Feeding OperationsYear: 2010

ERST Version 1.1

Category: ERST Screening ToolArea: Confined Feeding OperationsYear: 2009

ERST Version 1.2

Category: ERST Screening ToolArea: Confined Feeding OperationsYear: 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 DirectoriesYear: 2019

Updated July 2, 2019

Financial Statements 2012-2013

Category: Annual Reports / Financial StatementsYear: 2012

Financial Statements 2013-2014

Category: Annual Reports / Financial StatementsYear: 2013

Financial Statements 2014-2015

Category: Annual Reports / Financial StatementsYear: 2014

Financial Statements 2015-2016

Category: Annual Reports / Financial StatementsYear: 2015

Financial Statements 2016-2017

Category: Annual Reports / Financial StatementsYear: 2016

Financial Statements 2017-2018

Category: Annual Reports / Financial StatementsYear: 2017

Financial Statements 2018-2019

Category: Annual Reports / Financial StatementsYear: 2018

Government Announces A No New Development Recreation Policy For Kananaskis Country

Category: News ArchivesArea: Natural Resource Projects

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

Category: CFO Factsheets / Guidelines / Policies

Hearing Procedure Fact Sheet

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

Highwood Storage And Diversion Plan Joint Review Panel Issues Progress Report

Category: News ArchivesArea: Confined Feeding Operations

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

Category: News ArchivesArea: Natural Resource Projects

Identifying Manure Storage Facilities and Manure Collection Areas at CFOs (Agdex 096-94)

Category: CFO Factsheets / Guidelines / Policies

Intervener Considerations Fact Sheet

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

Intervener Funding Fact Sheet

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

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 ArchivesArea: Natural Resource Projects

Joint Panel Established For The Proposed Dunvegan Hydroelectric Project

Category: News ArchivesArea: Natural Resource Projects

Large Scale Country Residential (Policy 2018-01)

Category: CFO Factsheets / Guidelines / Policies

Leak Detection Groundwater (Agdex 096-52)

Category: CFO Factsheets / Guidelines / Policies

Leak Detection Groundwater Monitoring Parameters May 2012 Agdex 096 52 (Archived)

Category: Technical Guidelines (Archived)

Leak Detection Groundwater Sampling (Agdex 096-53)

Category: CFO Factsheets / Guidelines / Policies

Leak Detection Groundwater Sampling January 2013 Agdex 096 53 (Archived)

Category: Technical Guidelines (Archived)

Manure Management Regulations For Cow/Calf Producers (Agdex 096 6)

Category: CFO Factsheets / Guidelines / PoliciesArea: Confined Feeding Operations

Manure Records Form

Category: CFO Forms & Templates

Manure Spreading Regulations (Agdex 096-5)

Category: CFO Factsheets / Guidelines / Policies

Manure Storage Collection Area Closure Supplement August 2012 Agdex 096 90 (Archived)

Category: Technical Guidelines (Archived)

MDS Waiver Form

Category: CFO Forms & Templates

MDS Waivers Fact Sheet

Category: CFO Factsheets / Guidelines / Policies

Meat Goat CFO Determinations (Guideline 2016-9)

Category: CFO Factsheets / Guidelines / Policies

Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) Addendum between NRCB and ARD Regulatory Assurance Division

Category: Memorandums of UnderstandingArea: Confined Feeding OperationsYear: 2013

June 2013 MOU Addendum dated December 2014

Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) Amendment - Digestate

Category: Memorandums of UnderstandingArea: Confined Feeding OperationsYear: 2015

MOU dated February 2015, Amendment dated August 2015

Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between ESRD, ARD and NRCB - Accountability Agreement

Category: Memorandums of UnderstandingArea: Confined Feeding OperationsYear: 2006

Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between ESRD, ARD and NRCB for Governance of AOPA

Category: Memorandums of UnderstandingArea: Confined Feeding OperationsYear: 2006

Monitoring Well Construction Installation And Development (Agdex 096-51)

Category: CFO Factsheets / Guidelines / Policies

Monitoring Well Construction, Installation And Development July 2011 Agdex 096 51 (Archived)

Category: Technical Guidelines (Archived)

Monitoring Well Reclamation Worksheet Supplement March 2011 Agdex 096 50 (Archived)

Category: Technical Guidelines (Archived)

Municipalities And The Agricultural Operation Practices Act (AOPA) (Agdex 096-12)

Category: CFO Factsheets / Guidelines / Policies

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 ArchivesArea: Natural Resource Projects

Natural Resources Conservation Board Issues Decision On Revised Highwood Diversion Plan

Category: News ArchivesArea: Natural Resource Projects

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 ArchivesArea: Confined Feeding Operations

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 ArchivesArea: Confined Feeding Operations

NRCB Board Member Competency Matrix

Category: GovernanceYear: 2010

NRCB CEO Executive Brief

Category: Corporate DocumentsYear: 2019

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 ProjectsYear: 2015

NRCBA Board Review Process Flowchart

Category: Fact Sheets & Guides (NRP)Area: Natural Resource ProjectsYear: 2019

Organizational Chart

Category: Organizational ChartYear: 2019

Updated May 6 2019

Part 1 General Information And Disclosure

Category: CFO Forms & Templates

Part 1 Guide Gen Info Disclosure

Category: CFO Factsheets / Guidelines / Policies

Part 2 Guide Liquid Manure Storage

Category: CFO Factsheets / Guidelines / Policies

Part 2 Guide Runoff Control Catch Basin

Category: CFO Factsheets / Guidelines / Policies

Part 2 Guide Solid Manure Storage

Category: CFO Factsheets / Guidelines / Policies

Part 2 Guide Technical And General Information

Category: CFO Factsheets / Guidelines / Policies

Part 2 Liquid Manure Storage Form

Category: CFO Forms & Templates

Part 2 Runoff Control Catch Basins Form

Category: CFO Forms & Templates

Part 2 Solid Manure Compost And Composting Form

Category: CFO Forms & Templates

Part 2 Technical Requirements General Information Form

Category: CFO Forms & Templates

Participant Checklist Fact Sheet

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

Permit Cancellation Form

Category: CFO Forms & Templates

Permit Cancellations (Policy 2016-3)

Category: CFO Factsheets / Guidelines / Policies

Permits And Regulations For Existing Operations (Agdex 096-2)

Category: CFO Factsheets / Guidelines / Policies

Permits Under AOPA Fact Sheet

Category: CFO Factsheets / Guidelines / Policies

Permitting Process For CFOs Fact Sheet

Category: CFO Factsheets / Guidelines / Policies

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 ProjectsYear: 2015

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 ProjectsYear: 2015

Public Input Helps Shape Conservation Easement On Three Sisters Lands

Category: News Archives

Public Notice for Grandfathering Decisions (Policy 2016-6)

Category: CFO Factsheets / Guidelines / Policies

Reclamation Of Groundwater Monitoring Wells (Agdex 096-50)

Category: CFO Factsheets / Guidelines / Policies

Reclamation Of Groundwater Monitoring Wells March 2011 Agdex 096 50 (Archived)

Category: Technical Guidelines (Archived)

Reclamation of Groundwater Monitoring Wells Supplement Worksheet (Agdex 096-50)

Category: CFO Factsheets / Guidelines / Policies

Request For Review

Category: CFO Forms & Templates

Request For Review Of Enforcement Order

Category: CFO Forms & Templates

Resolving Disputed Permit Information Requirements (Policy 2016-4)

Category: CFO Factsheets / Guidelines / Policies

Responses To ERST Risk Levels Flowcharts

Category: ERST Screening ToolArea: Confined Feeding OperationsYear: 2012

RFR Process Fact Sheet

Category: CFO Factsheets / Guidelines / Policies

Risk Based Compliance Program Follow Up

Category: CFO Factsheets / Guidelines / Policies

Sheep Guideline (Guidelines 2019-1)

Category: CFO Factsheets / Guidelines / Policies

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

Technical Guideline Listing (Agdex 096-100)

Category: CFO Factsheets / Guidelines / Policies

Temporary Operating Suspension of a CFO Or EMS

Category: CFO Factsheets / Guidelines / Policies

Temporary Suspension Of Manure Storage Facilities (Agdex 096-91)

Category: CFO Factsheets / Guidelines / Policies

Temporary Suspension Of Manure Storage Facilities May 2012 Agdex 096 91 (Archived)

Category: Technical Guidelines (Archived)

Terms Of Reference Finalized For Spray Valley Environmental ImpactAssessment

Category: News Archives

TG 2004 01 Leak Detection (Archived)

Category: Technical Guidelines (Archived)

TG 2004 02 Concrete Manure Liner (Archived)

Category: Technical Guidelines (Archived)

The Cumulative Effects Assessment in Environmental Assessment Impact Reports

Category: Fact Sheets & Guides (NRP)Area: Natural Resource ProjectsYear: 2000

Unauthorized Construction (Policy 2012-1)

Category: CFO Factsheets / Guidelines / Policies

Unauthorized Construction Under AOPA Fact sheet

Category: CFO Factsheets / Guidelines / Policies

Update Fall 2017 Newsletter

Category: Updates & Year in ReviewYear: 2017

Update Fall/Winter 2014 Newsletter

Category: Updates & Year in ReviewYear: 2014

Update Spring/Summer 2014 Newsletter

Category: Updates & Year in ReviewYear: 2014

Update Summer 2015 Newsletter

Category: Updates & Year in ReviewYear: 2015

Update Summer 2016 Newsletter

Category: Updates & Year in ReviewYear: 2016

Update Winter 2015/16 Newsletter

Category: Updates & Year in ReviewYear: 2015

Update Winter 2016-17 Newsletter

Category: Updates & 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: CFO Factsheets / Guidelines / Policies