If you are in an emergency situation, dial 9-1-1.

If an incident or illegal activity is happening right now, call 310-LAND (5263), when it is safe to do so.

Overview

We all have a responsibility to respect and protect Alberta’s Crown land. Together, we can protect the environment while ensuring safe and enjoyable outdoor experiences for land users.

Make 310-LAND (5263) your one call for all things Crown land.

If you are reporting a public safety incident, enforcement concern or illegal activity on Crown land, you may be asked to:

  • describe what happened
  • describe where it happened
  • share photos of the activity or incident, if you have any
  • describe the person(s) involved
  • provide the vehicle make and licence plate number (if applicable)

What to report

310-LAND makes it easy for Albertans to access information and report concerns using a single line, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Our staff are trained and ready to take your call, and will ensure you are directed to appropriate resources.

Use 310-LAND to report:

  • Public safety incidents

    • Any threat to personal or public safety.
    • Dangerous wildlife encounters.
  • Illegal activity or enforcement concerns on Public Land

    A conservation officer will be dispatched to investigate the concern. Activities to report include:

    • Leaving garbage or household items (appliances, couches, etc.) behind.
    • Random campers who extend their stay beyond the 14 day limit.
    • Abandoned vehicles or trailers.
    • Unauthorized or abandoned structures.
    • Unauthorized clearing of live vegetation.
    • Unauthorized access to a closed trail or area.
    • Trespassing.
    • Vehicles with wheels in the water.
    • Off-trail motorized recreation.
    • Damage.
    • Excessive trail rutting or braiding.
    • Someone clearing a new trail or access.
    • Something blocking existing trails.
  • Illegal activity or enforcement concerns in Provincial Parks and Protected Areas

    • Park disturbances, such as excessive noise.
    • Dangerous wildlife encounters.
    • Disrespecting or approaching wildlife.
    • Irresponsible or out-of-control campfires.
    • Use of unmanned aerial vehicles (drones).
    • Leaving garbage or household items behind.
    • Campers staying beyond the limit.
    • Abandoned vehicles or trailers.
    • Vehicles with wheels in the water.
    • Off-trail motorized recreation.
    • Damage.
    • Unauthorized clearing of live vegetation.
    • Unauthorized access to a closed trail or area.
    • Someone clearing a new trail or access.
    • Something blocking existing trails.

    If you are in Kananaskis Country, additional contact numbers are available on the Alberta Parks website at:

  • General inquiries about Crown land and natural resources

    For general land-related inquiries, call Monday to Friday, 8:15 am to 4:30 pm. This includes inquiries and questions about:

    • leases and dispositions
    • access permits and authorizations
    • recreational access to agricultural crown land
    • recreation on public land
    • random camping on public land
    • trail or area conditions
    • general regulations

Contact

Hours: Available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Toll free: 310-LAND (5263)
Toll free: 1-833-310-5869 (outside of Alberta)

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