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Strict rules are in place to protect the quality of water in Alberta, one of the province’s most important resources.

Services and information

How drinking water and wastewater are regulated and protected in Alberta.

Flood studies, mitigation and recovery, and disaster assistance for people affected by flood.

Financial assistance programs for governments and organizations.

How groundwater and water wells are regulated and protected in Alberta.

Water and wetland management that ensures Alberta’s water resources are protected.

Water forms, codes of practice, guidelines and legislation.

Water quality inspections and river management.

Water quality data and reports for surface and river water.