Historical Discharge in the Wabasca River
Surface Water AllocationsAll diversions of ground or surface water in Alberta require an allocation license under the Water Act, unless the water is to be used for one of the following purposes:
The Peace River is one of the least allocated rivers in the province, with less than 1% of its surface waters allocated.25 In the Mighty Peace watershed, the total volume of surface water allocated in 2013 was 194,643,903 m3. There are no surface or groundwater allocations licensed in the Slave River Watershed.
LEARN MORE ABOUT:Water Licenses, Transfers, and Allocation at esrd.alberta.ca/water/education-guidelines/documents/AlbertaWaterAct-FactSheet.pdf