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The Alberta Flood Mitigation Symposium

Public symposiums cover Alberta's progress to improve its flood and drought resiliency, including the role of natural solutions.

Flood Mitigation Symposium — April 2014

This public symposium covered Alberta's progress to improve its flood and drought resiliency, including the role of natural solutions.

Slide Presentations

Watershed Management — Colorado River

Michael Gabaldon, Associate Vice-President, AECOM

Flood Forecasting Methodology in Alberta

Evan Friesenhan, Acting Director, River Forecast Section, Alberta Environment and Sustainable Resource Development

Mountain Creek Hazards and Risks in the Canmore Area

Dr. Matthias Jakob, Senior Geoscientist, BCG Engineering

Flood and Drought Mitigation

Matt Machielse, Assistant Deputy Minister, Alberta Environment and Sustainable Resource Development

Flood Mitigation Symposium — October 2013

On October 4, 2013 the Alberta Flood Mitigation Symposium brought together experts, community representatives and Albertans to discuss ideas and best practices for flood mitigation.

Recording of the symposium. The event begins at 42:15.

Slide Presentations

Alberta Flood Mitigation Symposium

Andre Corbould, Chief Assistant Deputy Minister, Flood Recovery

Post June 2013 flood considerations

Scott Edelman, Senior Vice President, AECOM Water Resources

Community Mitigation Elements — Forecasting — Flood Mapping

Dave Ardell, Alberta Environment and Sustainable Resource Development

Personal Emergency Preparedness

Barrie Brand, AEMA

Community Flood Mitigation Advisory Panel

Richard Lindseth, Richard Lindseth Architecture Inc.

The 2013 Great Alberta Flood: Actions to Mitigate, Manage and Control Future Floods

Kim Sturgess, WaterSMART