Natural Resource Projects

Springbank Off-Stream Reservoir Project

NRCB Application No. 1701

The NRCB received Alberta Transportation’s formal application for the Springbank Off-Stream Reservoir Project on Friday, November 3, 2017.

The application and environmental impact assessment are available online:

On November 6, 2017, the NRCB and Alberta Environment and Parks issued a joint notice of filing. This notice invites public comment on the application under the Water Act. It also advises the public of how to view the application and who to contact for further information.

 Joint Notice of Filing, Application No. 1701, November 6, 2017

NRCB public interest review process

The NRCB’s public interest review process will commence when the application has been reviewed by Environment and Parks and the NRCB, and any deficiencies have been addressed by the applicant. The timeframe for commencing the public interest review depends on the time required to review the application and the time required by the applicant to respond to the deficiencies. 

The NRCB will issue a notice of hearing to advise the public when the application is final and the public interest review process can commence. 

This website includes general information about the NRCB’s review process, as well as a guide to intervener funding, and a guide to participation in the review process. 

Print copies of the following documents may be requested by contacting Board Reviews in the Calgary office of the NRCB, at (403) 297-8269, or the Edmonton office of the NRCB, at (780) 422-1977: 


To be added to the NRCB’s contact list and kept informed about future updates to the NRCB’s review of this application, please contact:

Laura Friend, Manager, Board Reviews
Natural Resources Conservation Board
250 – 5 Street SW, Calgary, AB T2P 0R4
Telephone: (403) 297-8269 / Fax: (403) 662-3994 (Toll-free: 310-0000)


For media inquiries, please contact Board Reviews in the Calgary office of the NRCB, at (403) 297-8269.