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Archival description
Series · 1911-2010

The series consists of operational records that relate to the leasing and administration of park lands. The Parks Service is responsible for issuing disposition leases, such as grazing permits and pipeline agreements within Parks boundaries. The records include correspondence, policies, schedule of conditions, dispositions, and guiding and instructing permits. Many of the records relate specifically to Kananaskis Country.

Alberta. Provincial Parks Board
Series · 1959-2010

The series consists of records that relate to private sector involvement in the development and/or maintenance of facilities within Parks and Recreation Areas. The records consist of subject files, which may include operating agreements, proposals, advertising submissions, lease agreements, partnerships, inquiries, and concerns.

Alberta. Public Works. Minister
Series · 1930-2010

The series consists of studies, surveys, and statistics that relate to Alberta Parks. The records include annual summaries and statistical reports created from the Park User Statistic Collection (PUSC) System as well as studies and surveys done for the Parks service. Some records relate specifically to Kananaskis Country.

Alberta. Public Works. Minister
Series · 1935-1995

The series consists of executive records of the Assistant Deputy Minister of the Parks Division.

Alberta. Lands and Forests. Provincial Parks Division
Ecological Reserves records
Series · 1951-2010

Ecological Reserves are protected areas that preserve and protect very sensitive landscapes in an undisturbed state for scientific research and education. Ecological Reserves are established under the Wilderness Areas, Ecological Reserves, Natural Areas and Heritage Rangelands Act. The records include correspondence, policy documents, reports, and studies that relate to existing Ecological Reserves and proposed ones.

Alberta. Lands and Forests. Provincial Parks Division
Series · 1946-2000

The series relates to forest management within Provincial Parks. The records include correspondence relating to forest management, surveys, reports, proposals, timber harvesting, open houses, and forest pesticides.

Alberta. Lands and Forests. Provincial Parks Division
Series · 1963-2004

The series consists of records that relate to Kananaskis Country Recreation Areas. The records may include maps, photos, management plans, reports, studies, upgrading and development plans, and maintenance and repair information.

Alberta. Lands and Forests. Provincial Parks Division
Natural Areas records
Series · 1951-2010

Natural Areas are protected areas that preserve and protect sites of local significance while providing opportunities for low-impact recreation and nature appreciation activities. Natural Areas are established under the Wilderness Areas, Ecological Reserves, Natural Areas and Heritage Rangelands Act. The records include correspondence, policy and procedures, reports, and technical reports related to established or proposed Natural Areas and the Natural Areas Volunteer Steward Program. The records also address fish within Natural Areas.

Alberta. Lands and Forests. Provincial Parks Division
Series · 1911-2004

The series relates to cottage subdivisions within Provincial Parks. The records include policies and procedures, development and maintenance standards, implementation plans, communication plans, lease agreements, amendments, and inquiries.

Alberta. Lands and Forests. Provincial Parks Division
Series · 1911-1980

The series relates to parks, recreation areas, ecological reserves, natural areas, and wilderness areas and their geo-administrative boundaries. The records include general information, Orders in Council for the designation of land establishment, additions, deletions and transfer of administration and control, legal land descriptions, sketches, and the department's Duplicate Certificates of Title. The records also contain correspondence and policies relating to the responsibilities, creation, and changes of regional and district boundaries for public and non-public lands within regional areas.

Alberta. Lands and Forests. Provincial Parks Division
Series · 1911-2005

The series relates to the acquisition of land for Provincial Parks and Recreation Areas. The records include correspondence; policies; procedures; guidelines; inventories; reports; land surveys; inquiries; application to purchase; funds and gifting of land; acquisition of land; memorandum of agreements; opportunity to purchase; interim acquisitions; memoranda of agreement; and related documents. Amongst the areas addressed is Kananaskis Country.

Alberta. Lands and Forests. Provincial Parks Division
Series · 1960-2005

The series relates to operating policies and procedures of parks, recreation, natural heritage and ecological reserves areas. The records include information about revenue generation and fees, correspondence, and policy and procedure documents.

Alberta. Lands and Forests. Provincial Parks Division
Series · 1930-2012

The series relates to the management of Provincial Parks. The records include maps, photographs, management plans, reports, studies, upgrading and development plans, maintenance and repair information, resource inventories as well as other related agreements, concerns, and mandates relating to Alberta Parks.

Alberta. Lands and Forests. Provincial Parks Division
Series · 1974-1994

The series relates to the designation of Provincial Sites of Interest. It includes policies and procedures about site nomination as well as site specific assessments. The records include reports about biophysical resources, recreation use and demand, land dispositions, park potential as well as maps, drawings, agreements, correspondence, recommendations, and other related documents.

Alberta. Lands and Forests. Provincial Parks Division
Series · 1971-1992

The series addresses recreation within Provincial Parks. It addresses major developments, golf courses, and tourism. The records include recreation master planning studies; historical resources inventories; visitor services development plans; program plans; policies for recreation development; ski trail plans; inspections of golf courses; and other related documents.

Alberta. Lands and Forests. Provincial Parks Division
Series · 1962-2013

The series relates to water resources within the Provincial Parks. The records include reports; water quality assessments; well construction, testing and re-evaluations; water study projects; water supply; reports on groundwater; overviews of hydrological systems; flow assessment for recreation; water treatment and effluent disposal; information about water towers; Board of Health certificates; drawings; graphs; correspondence; and other related documents.

Alberta. Lands and Forests. Provincial Parks Division
Wilderness Areas records
Series · 1932-2010

Wilderness Areas are protected areas that preserve and protect natural heritage while providing opportunities for non-consumptive, nature-based outdoor recreation. Wilderness Areas are established under the Wilderness Areas, Ecological Reserves, Natural Areas and Heritage Rangelands Act. The records include correspondence, reports, studies, and plans relating to Wilderness Areas as well as correspondence, reports, studies and plans relating to fish within Wilderness Areas.

Alberta. Lands and Forests. Provincial Parks Division