Guest Speaker Presentations


March 20, 2014
Alberta Energy Regulator Update
Behn Morris, Chad Temple
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May 21, 2015
Judy Stewart, LLB, PhD (Candidate)
Alberta Resource Management System – How Municipalities in the Red Deer River Basin are Affected?
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March 17, 2016
Katima Tam, Environmental Program Specialist
City of Red Deer – Water Conservation, Efficiency and Productivity Plan 2016 – 2035
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June 16, 2016

Jillian Cormier
AUMA Water and Wastewater Services Coordinator,
Utility Services
AUMA Water Policy for RDRMUG – Click Here

September 15, 2016

Dr. Jonn Fennell, Ph.D., P. Geol.
Principal Hydrogeologist, InSolutions Advisory Services
Ensuring Water Security in the Red Deer River Basin – Click Here

Mr. Brent Williams, CAO MD of Acadia #34
Irrigation Project Information and  Update – Click Here


January 19, 2017
Mr. Andre Asselin, Executive Director
Alberta Water Council Update
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March 16, 2017

Harpreet Sandhu, Team Lead, Water Resource Strategy
City of Calgary
Integrated Water Management – Click Here

May 18, 2017

Alberta Parks and Environment:
Application Requirements for “Pit” Extraction (including legislation and policy) – Click Here
Surface Water Body Management Policy – Click Here

Mountain View County:
Aggregate Extraction and Processing in Mountain View County – Click Here

Red Deer County:
Gravel Extraction in Red Deer County – Click Here

September 21, 2017

RDRMUG Water Quality Action Plan
Bill Shaw – BPS Consulting Ltd.
Toolkit for Protecting Source Water Quality in the Red Deer River Watershed
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December 7, 2017
Orientation Presentation 2017


January 18, 2018
Alberta Water Council – Mr. Andre Asselin
Included an update on the Clean Air Strategic Alliance

March 15, 2018

ALUS Update and Red Deer County, Lacombe County
Source Water Protection
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May 17, 2018

Dr. Brad Stelfox
ALCES/University of Alberta
The Energy of Landuse (YouTube presentation to TEDx – Calgary) Click link.

Jeff Hanger
Executive Director, RDRWA
Update Click Here

September 20, 2018

Dr. Uldis Silins, University of Alberta, Co-Principal Investigator, Natural Sciences and  Engineering Research Council of Canada.  Presentation based on “Network for Forested Drinking Water Source Protection Technologies. Click here for presentation.

November 15, 2018

Mr. Kent Dyck Environmental Specialist, Nova Chemicals. Will provide an update and information on the water usage along with conservation and water protection endeavors in place at the Nova Chemical Joffre operations. Click here for presentation.

March 21, 2019

Dr. Karlis Muehlenbachs, Professor, Department of Atmosphere and Earth, University    of Alberta. Dr. Muehlenbachs specializes in many aspects of geochemistry including the contamination of groundwater by natural gas and in-situ steam-assisted heavy oil extraction. Click Here

JoAnne Volk, Water Lead, Repsol Energy – Reuse of Municipal Waste Water in Hydraulic Fracturing. Click Here

September 17, 2020

Mr. Ivan Friesen, Eastern Irrigation District

November 2020

Orphaned Well Association  – Mr. Lars dePauw
November 19 presentation Water Issues – Bill Shaw

March 18, 2021 – Alex Carrigy – Alberta Water Council CASA