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Resource List: Upper Athabasca Regional Plan

Alberta Environment and Parks (AEP) Regional Plans

Upper Athabasca Regional Plan

Upper Athabasca Region ranges from the Alberta-British Columbia border to the west, moves east about two-thirds of the way across the centre of the province to the east boundary of the County of Athabasca, and includes Jasper National Park. This is the fifth largest of the seven regions, coming in at about 8,300,351 hectares.

Resources and Links

The Regional Plan

Status: Not Started


The Upper Athabasca Regional Plan

The Land-Use Secretariat

Regional Maps and Shape Files

Alberta Land Stewardship Act (2009)

The legal basis for the development of regional plans under the Land-use Framework. In 2011, amendments to ALSA provided greater clarity.

Alberta Land Stewardship Regulation

Provides clear rules for Albertans concerning the implementation of regional plans under the Land-use Framework.

Land-use Framework (2008)

Provides a blueprint for land-use management and decision-making that addresses Alberta’s growth pressures.

Land-use Framework: Understanding Land-use in Alberta (2007)

The way in which land is used, the land-use issues, and the choices required to best manage and sustain land for Alberta's future.