Regional Sustainable Development Strategy for the Athabasca Oil Sands Area

The RSDS builds on Alberta's current environmental and resource management system by creating the framework for the following: 1) Providing support for the continued economic development in the region that addresses environmental needs and resource sustainability; 2) Creating an enhanced management framework that will adapt to the changing needs of the area, which will guide government's environmental and resource managers; 3) Developing a strong foundation of environmental information and science to assist in making decisions on sustainable resource and environmental management in the region. 3) Creating a way to identify priority regional environmental issues, and to organize the science and monitoring work needed to understand these issues.

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Contractor Alberta Environment & Alberta Sustainable Resource Development
Contract Number RSDSAOSA