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Instream Flows Needs

Individual Chapters of Instream Flow Needs Determinations for the South Saskatchewan River Basin

Chapters of the Instream Flow Needs document can be found on the Open Government Portal at:

Chapters included on the Portal are as follows:

  • Executive Summary
  • Table of Contents
  • Main Body of Report (No Appendices)
  • Chapters 1 - 3
    • Chapter 1 Introduction
    • Chapter 2 South Saskatchewan River Basin Water Management Plan
    • Chapter 3 Overview of the SSRB Aquatic Resources
  • Chapter 4 - Ecological Basis of Flow Regimes for Aquatic Resources
  • Chapter 5 - Fish Habitat Instream Flow Needs
  • Chapter 6 - Water Quality Instream Flow Needs
  • Chapter 7 - Riparian Ecosystem Instream Flow Needs
  • Chapter 8 - Channel Maintenance Instream Flow Needs
  • Chapter 9 - Integrated Aquatic Ecosystem IFN
  • Chapter 10 - Summary and Conclusions

Appendices included on the Portal are as follows:

  • Appendix A – Fisheries Management Objectives
  • Appendix B – Distribution of Riparian Forests Map
  • Appendix C – Water Surface and Velocity Model Calibration
    • Section 1
    • Section 2
    • Section 3
    • Section 4a
    • Section 4b
    • Section 4c
    • Section 4d
  • Appendix D – Weighted Useable Area (WUA) Curves
  • Appendix E - Fish Habitat Evaluation Metric Summary
  • Appendix F – Channel Structure Flow Data
  • Appendix G - Instream Flow Needs Data

 

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Updated: Jun 27, 2018