RMM Recommendation: 6

Lead Jurisdiction: Province of Alberta

Existing Process

Alberta has the mandate for management of mining activities on provincial lands south of WBNP. A risk assessment of tailings ponds will be addressed through the province’s Tailings Management Framework.


Affected and interested parties are to be involved through Alberta’s existing processes related to the Tailings Management Framework. Additional opportunities to influence the overall development of the Action Plan are available through Parks Canada.

For more information

Information on tailings management in Alberta.